Category Archives: Brown: Latest News and Posts

Events, activities, work in action and all sorts of posts connected with Capability Brown landscapes.

‘Capability’ Brown – Start Your Voyage of Discovery!

A steady trickle of media articles concerning Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown is building to quite a flow at the moment as the 2016 Festival Year picks up pace. For many people it will be enough to read an article or two, and in … Continue reading

Posted in Brown: Books, Brown: Latest News and Posts, Brown: The knowledge | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Contribute to a New Digital Record of Capability Brown

Originally posted on TRAVEL PR NEWS HUB:
Chatsworth Park from the Garden (c. Matthew Bullen) PRESS RELEASE: The Historic Houses Association (HHA) today launches a digital window on to 18 of England’s greatest Capability Brown landscapes, and is calling for visual…

Posted in Brown: Latest News and Posts | Leave a comment

Alan Titchmarsh on Capability Brown

Twenty sixteen is fast approaching for a wide group of people with an appreciation of a particular period of English history. The century was the eighteenth, when a certain Lancelot Brown arrived, a seemingly average boy who eventually became known … Continue reading

Posted in Brown: Latest News and Posts | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What would you do with a £20 note?

The picture of a person on a bank note can be an image that blends into the background of daily life. For the featured character however, and especially for the people and places that may be connected with that person; … Continue reading

Posted in Brown: Latest News and Posts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Capability Brown Festival

Great news indeed – a nationwide festival to mark the 300th Birthday of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown has been given a major boost after receiving support from the Heritage Lottery Fund. An impressive list of partner organisations include English Heritage, the Landscape … Continue reading

Posted in Brown: Latest News and Posts | Tagged | Leave a comment

Capability Brown – 2014 blog review

Lancelot Capability Brown 2014 in blogging Annual Report This blog was viewed about 6,100 times in 2014. There were 72 pictures uploaded. The busiest day of the year was February 10th with 97 views. The most popular post that day … Continue reading

Posted in Brown: Latest News and Posts | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Capability Brown Festival

It’s 2015, already, and we’re well on our way towards the tercentenary festival year for Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown of 2016. All the chatter about doing something to celebrate Brown’s 300th Birthday has grown, thankfully from a small group of industry … Continue reading

Posted in Brown: Latest News and Posts | Tagged , , | 4 Comments