I expect Charles sleeps in a four poster like this
The festival gave us subjects an opportunity to look around the inspiring gardens. Whether you are a monarchist or not, you've got to admit Prince Charles has been beating the drum bravely, often in the face of media scorn, for years on ideas such as organic gardening, farming and ecology that are now accepted as pure common sense. I also agree with him when it comes to architecture; so much modern architecture is soulless and unaesthetic.
This was an amazing installation on water saving by B & Q. The word 'water' is spelt out in water drops!
Planting in guttering
Water garden in a bathtub
I managed to barter some granola for smoked and elephant garlic.
Jane of Virtuous Bread gave a great talk at the Rude health stand. And gave samples of her fantastic bread.