Clare takes the lead on looking after Westbury’s gardens. 


After a career in publishing and public information in the Civil Service and The Open University, she qualified and trained in horticulture and worked as a gardener while continuing as a freelance editor and proofreader. 


More recently she undertook a Diploma in Garden History and continues to research historic gardens with the Bucks Gardens Trust.  She has been/is involved as a volunteer with numerous heritage and environmental organisations across the county.