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Parks & Gardens UK receives funding for Capability Brown 300 celebrations!

We at Parks & Gardens UK are extremely pleased to announce that we have just been awarded a grant of £7260.00 from The Mercers' Company. The grant will support our involvment in the Capability Brown Tercentenary Festival and will contribute toward liaison with researchers, development of web content pages and management of data input.

It may still be a couple of years off but things are starting to kick off already in anticipation of 2016 and celebrating Capability Brown's great influence on designed landscapes across England.

Be sure to keep up to date on our website by watching our dedicated Capability Brown page, which also includes a direct link to the official Capability Brown 300 Festival website: