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RHS Shows in 2018

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

If you are looking for a good day out at a gardening show in 2018 then you can’t go far wrong by visiting one of the many Royal Horticultural Society shows which are dotted around the UK. Here is a full list of events: …

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Visiting the Harrogate Autumn Show 2012

Sean heads off to the Harrogate Autumn Show in North-East England, meeting up with Jonathan Wallace and Jamie Butterworth (BBC, Young Gardener of the Year finalist). Plus, interviews with the world champion grower Peter Glazebrook who broke the world record for the heaviest onion, …

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BBC Gardeners’ World 2012

Alan Titchmarsh talks about how he’s seen a shift in the weather during recent years and his passion for gardening. We also meet a new design team who are making waves on the gardening scene, The Rich Brothers.

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Ebbw Vale Garden Festival of Wales

The National Garden Festivals were a high-profile 1980s initiative by the then Conservative Government in response to criticism of their alleged neglect of areas hit by the decline of heavy industry. Environment Minister Michael Heseltine proposed that derelict land should be reclaimed for a …

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