Locked down but not out – gardening at Kew through the pandemic

It’s a beautiful, crisp Christmas Eve morning. I have finished work for this year, and have time to reflect on what has been, to coin an oft-used phrase, ‘a year like no other’. It seems impossible now to think that barely 12 months ago life was ‘normal’ and, as gardeners, we were taking stock and planning for a busy season … Read More