Picture of John Trim with his carrots

WaterCan Talk: "A Year in the Vegetable Garden"

Thursday 12 October 2023
19:00 to 21:00

As advertised by Hythe and Dibden Parish council, this talk is free and there will be the opportunity for questions and answers.

The speaker will be John Trim who will be focusing on allotment and garden management, its constraints and particularly its benefits in terms of healthy garden produce and good mental health.

John is a former head gardener and horticultural lecturer, as well as a designer of two Chelsea Flower Show Gardens and the author of the best selling book for vegetable exhibitors called 'The Root to the Top'.

Currently a member of the vegetable trials team at RHS Wisley, he is also a senior judge with the National Vegetable Society, and a RHS fruit judge.He has been a judge on the BBC 1 TV programme, 'The Great British Village Show', presented by Alan Titchmarsh which aired on Sunday evenings in 2007.

John has written content for the cookbooks of James Martin, the well know celebrity chef, as well as articles for allotment.org, various magazines and content for the National Vegetable Society.

Please keep an eye on our facebook page too at https://www.facebook.com/events/977122373394036/?active_tab=discussion

There will be refreshments and a warm welcome.    We hope you will join us.   It would be very helpful if you can reply to Stephanie.Osborne@hytheanddibden.gov.uk if you intend to come and bring a friend, as numbers will decide the future venues that are most suitable.    




Contact philip.dowd1@gmail.com
Hall 1, Hythe & Dibden Community Centre
Brinton Lane, Hythe
SO45 6DU
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Cost zero