The English Country Garden Festival at The Bishop’s Palace, Wells 10th – 12th June

Bishop's PalaceThe recent spell of good weather has put visitors in the mood for gardening, and tickets for The Bishop’s Palace English Country Garden Festival have been selling fast! This will be the second Garden Festival held at the Palace and the event is due to be opened on Friday 12th June by top gardener Roy Lancaster, of Gardener’s World and Gardener’s Question Time fame. Full story: Read more

‘Name the Cygnet’ Competition Proves Popular at Bishop’s Palace

Cygnet Bishop's Palace WellsThe annual Bishop’s Palace competition to choose names for the new cygnets is proving to be more popular than ever following huge levels of interest in the new arrivals! Palace staff have been inundated with suggestions for cygnet names since announcing the competition, and media interest in the cygnets has spread nation-wide thanks in part to the wonderful images captured by local photographer Jason Bryant. Full story: Read more