Visitors to Bath might be interested to learn that today there is a rare opportunity to visit the Southcot Burial Ground in Widcombe. With talks as follows:
1pm – The Built History of Southcot Burial Ground – Amy Frost, BPT Senior Curator.
2pm – The Natural History of Southcot Burial Ground – David Goode, leading expert in urban ecology and author of Nature in Towns and Cities. ‘Probably the finest work on urban ecology ever written’ The Guardian
3pm – The Built History of Southcot Burial Ground – Amy Frost, BPT Senior Curator.
The Trust owns and manages this hidden oasis in the centre of Bath. Only open once or twice year, this is a great opportunity to wander around and enjoy the trees, wildlife, headstones and paths.