Westonbirt Arboretum: Going for gold, my favourite autumn walk

Westonbirt Arboretum

Autumn Colours. The picture shows red and orange trees.
The acers showing beautiful Autumn colours in my photo.

One of my favourite local places to visit at this time of year is Westonbirt Arboretum, which is in Gloucestershire about four miles from Tetbury.  An Arboretum is a word for a collection of trees and Westonbirt has 15,000 of them including 2,500 different types.   The collection was started in 1850 by Robert Holford, a rich Victorian Landlord who owned the estate. Continue reading “Westonbirt Arboretum: Going for gold, my favourite autumn walk”