Manor Flowers Manager Joan Hutchings, putting the final touches to the funeral tribute for Her Grace the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire who sadly died on Wednesday 24th September 2014.
The College is sad to announce the death on Wednesday 24th September of it’s Founder Patron Her Grace the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire.
Now in its second year, Provender Nurseries are pleased to announce the winners of the Provender Nurseries Garden Design Competition at Capel Manor, Enfield.
THE creativity and hard work of a Ranmore Common gardener has earned her recognition at a popular show.
A horticulture student from Capel Manor College, Samantha Jackson, has been crowned the winner of the 2014 Mr Fothergill’s Award for the student who has demonstrated the highest skills in plant care, following her graduation from a Level 3 Horticulture Diploma at the college.
Capel Manor College has received overwhelmingly positive feedback from their students through the Ofsted Learner View Survey.
The cities next generation of land-based and environmental specialists have been recognised for their knowledge and skills as they graduated from Greater London’s leading land-based college, Capel Manor College.
Floral designs by the floristry department at Capel Manor College are on display for the duration of the Hampton Court Flower Show taking place this weekend, following Capel Manor’s participation in the RHS Floristry College of the Year competition.
A deaf student from Capel Manor College has beaten the odds to graduate with a Level 3 qualification in animal care despite studies suggesting the average deaf school leaver has a reading age of less than nine years old.
Capel Manor’s pioneering food production unit at Forty Hall Farm in Enfield has received a Silver Flora award at the Chelsea Flower Show for their entry, ‘Small is Beautiful’.
Students from Capel Manor College have won Gold at the ‘Young Gardener of the Year’ competition as part of the Ideal Homes Show 2014.
A new quiet room for students had its grand opening on Wednesday the 19th March at the Enfield campus of Capel Manor College.
Floristry students based at Capel Manor’s Gunnersbury Park centre won first prize at the prestigious New Covent Garden Market (CGMA) organised competition.
Mr Fothergills will be running its national sweet pea growing competition again next year on Saturday 5 July at Capel Manor College, with £2000 in prize money.
Adam Sarfas and Andrew Deane from the Professional Short Courses team at Capel Manor were presented with over £5000 worth of ‘state of the art’ forestry and arboriculture equipment and PPE (Personal protective equipment) by James Woodbridge, Area Business Manager for the world’s largest outdoor power equipment makers.
In September 2013 Capel Manor College invested in a new Forestry Trailer. Towed behind a tractor, the trailer will transport timber from trees that have been felled by students working in local forests and woodlands.
Joining the senior management team at Capel Manor this new academic year is Malcolm Goodwin, as Interim Director of Studies and John Gilbert, Head of School for Garden Design and Plantsmanship.
Fifty guests attended the 40th anniversary celebrations of the social and therapeutic horticulture programme at Capel Manor College on Wednesday 7 August.
Capel Manor’s Executive Director of Estates, Nicholas Evans, was installed as the new Deputy Master of the Worshipful Company of Gardeners in a joint ceremony shared by HRH The Earl of Wessex KG GCVO who was installed as the Master of the Livery company.
Several schools participating in the Grow Your Own Potatoes Campaign came together at Capel Manor College on Tuesday 18 June, to tip out their crops in front of an audience of garden writers and broadcasters.