As a team the gardeners are uniquely placed to see the beautiful place in which we work in all its many guises as the seasons roll around and the ever-changing Western Lake District weather springs its surprises on us.

Georgian Terrace at Muncaster Castle
Japanese gardens at Muncaster Castle

However, it is often our visitors who capture the most precious moments on camera and we are indebted to Rachael Thompson, on this occasion, for sharing with us the extraordinary colours of the Japanese Garden acers and the Georgian Terrace.