BBC Radio Stoke Live from RHS Chelsea 2012

I’m at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show tomorrow (Monday 21st May 2012) doing a live interview with BBC Radio Stoke’s presenter Lamont Howie for the mid-morning show hosted by Stuart George. Lamont and I will be following the progress of Chelsea exhibitors based in the BBC Radio Stoke broadcasting region, several of whom are hoping to repeat their gold medal winning success. I’ll also be doing a round-up of my favourite bits from the show and a guide to what ...

Garden Answers Spring 2012

’30-minute gardening’ article in Garden Answers Magazine Spring 2012!

Have a look at this 6-page piece on my latest book, ‘30-minute gardening‘. It contains lots of illustrated extracts, practical and decorative projects, as well as a Q&A interview with me. There’s also a special offer allowing you to buy the book for just £9.99. Garden Answers Magazine Spring 2012 now available (


The Scotsman profile of ’30-Minute Gardening’

In The Scotsman on Saturday 5th May 2012, there is an interview between myself and The Scotsman’s feature writer, Louisa Pearson. The piece encourages readers strapped for time, offering all kinds of hints and tips for short, targeted sessions that will really make a difference to your garden. The title of the article is ‘Gardens: No time to devote to your poor old plot? Thirty minutes is all you need‘ The article can also be seen on The Scotsman’s website. ...