Find out what historic house gardeners do during the winter months by taking a winter gardens tour at Burghley House on Thursday or Friday.
The four day Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials gets underway today.
People are being urged to use 15 minutes of the coming sunny weather to survey butterflies.
Temperatures are set to reach 29 degrees.
Does your plot have what it takes to win?
Site promises best views of osprey on Rutland Water