Kew Gardens

Top Ten Gigs Not To Miss in 2015

Georgina Langford | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

The British festival circuit may have more options on offer than ever before, but before everyone starts readying their wellies for the summer months,...

Kew Gardens Wants You To Explore Mind-Altering Drugs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK

Kew Gardens is hosting an 'Intoxication Season' where visitors are urged to explore the world of mind-altering plants and fungi ad sample 'unusual pla...

Elvis Costello - Worth the Kew

Nigel Cannings | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Nigel Cannings

Blow me away, but there is not band. No Attractions, no Imposters, no touring band. Just Elvis Costello, 6 guitars, and a keyboard.

Magical London at Christmas with Children

Susanna Lascelles | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Susanna Lascelles

If you're looking for something completely free then head to Duke of York Square's Christmas grotto. It's beautifully decorated, children get to meet Father Christmas, have their photo taken, get a small gift and if they're lucky meet Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer.

A Month Of Rain In A Day - With Gusts Of Wind To Reach 70mph (PICTURES)

PA/ Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.09.2012 | UK

Almost a month's rain is set to fall in parts of England and Scotland today. The downpours come amid warnings of wind speeds of up to 70mph over t...

Woman Killed By Falling Tree Branch In Kew Gardens

PA | Posted 24.09.2012 | UK

A woman was killed by a falling tree branch in Kew Gardens during rain and gusts of wind close to 30mph, police said. The woman, believed to be aro...

How DId You Make The Most Of The Sunshine?

PA | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK

Large swathes of Britain continued to bask in glorious spring sunshine on Sunday as the majority of the country completed a weekend of fine weather. ...

World's First Night-Flowering Orchid Discovered By Botanists

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK

Botanists have discovered the first night-flowering orchid known to science. The species, Bulbophyllum nocturnum, grows on the island of New Britai...

Pupils Go Green

PA | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Thousands of pupils will take part in the UK's biggest school trip this week to learn about green issues. Around 7,000 youngsters are due to visit ...