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Giant Veg hits Harrogate

Harrogate Autumn Show

It’s been another successful year for the growers at the annual Harrogate Autumn Show and the Giant Vegetable Competition. Single tomatoes big enough to feed the whole family, to cabbages that would keep an entire street fed for months. Joe Atherton from Nottinghamshire took the 1st prize for the Heaviest …

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Amateur Gardener: April #4

Kris is busy in the greenhouse with tomatoes and hanging baskets while Jonathan looks around the Spring allotment site for something to eat. Claire pots on her pumpkin and Sean meets Richard Reynolds, a Guerilla Gardener from London. Also includes an interview with Dr Ian Bedford about bumblebees.

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Amateur Gardener: April #3

Sean and Claire continue work on the allotment. We visit Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses and launch the NGS Yellow Book. Allotmenteer Geoff give us a tour around his compost toilet. Includes James Wong, James Alexander-Sinclair and Joe Swift. Sean plants summer bulbs.

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