Yesterday, on the way through, we had a very enjoyable time with friends at Kew Gardens.Parking at Brentford Gate by the River Thames, we wandered through the Gardens.
Photos of our friends lovely garden
Looking across the River Thames, up to Brentford Reach to the lock into the Grand Union Canal
Giant wicker mushrooms in Kew Gardens
Our long-standing friend with Chris
The Victorian Palm house, built in 1848, it is considered the finest example of a surviving Victorian wrought iron and glass structure. There was comprehensive overhaul in 1988.
The Palm House Parterre with Spring flowers
Inside the Palm House
Back down by the River Thames, new apartments being built
Contrasted with live-a-boards in Kew Reach, River Thames