Well done all the gardeners for your hard work – such a lovely display despite the vagaries of the Britsh climate this year!
If you’ve watched or heard the news today, you can’t have failed to notice that Chartwell was the location for a pretty special announcement today. Those of you that missed it can play catch up by clicking right here. We’re mighty proud that Sir Winston Churchill has been chosen as the new face of the £5 note and even prouder that the Bank of England chose Chartwell as the place to launch the news. We’ve had a teensy heads up on this story for a little while now which means we’ve been working extra hard in the garden to get everything looking spic and span for the visit of the Churchill family, Bank Of England Governer Sir Mervyn King and the various television film crews.
One of the areas we concentrated on was getting the Pink Terrace looking its best as this was where a reception for the visiting…
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