The Capability Brown Festival could not have been the success that it was without the incredible contributions by hundreds of volunteers throughout 2016.
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Humphry Repton (1772-1818) was a leading landscape designer who refined the concept of the landscape garden and is regarded as the greatest English landscape designer to follow ‘Capability’ Brown.
Watch Leslie Pearman from Natural England's webinar highlighting how Capability Brown’s landscapes provide havens for wildlife and stepping stones for species to connect with similar habitats in the wider landscape.
Brown’s name will forever be associated with the English Landscape Garden, and it is only fitting that his 300th anniversary was celebrated on such a lavish scale. However, we need to remind ourselves that there were other contemporary styles and many gifted amateur designers, usually the owners.