The WG Hoskins prize was awarded to Hugh Meller for his two volume "The Country Houses of Devon", released in 2015. The citation from the Devon History Society states that the book is "a work of immense enthusiasm and erudition". Hugh is a long-time member of the DGT and plays an active role in the Conservation Committee. The Devon Gardens Trust offers its congratulations to Hugh for being awarded this prestigious prize.
Hugh is pictured at the launch of his book, with DGT Vice President Carolyn Keep.