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Garden podcast. Borne 2011. Every Friday. Sodshow website, iTunes | good podcast stores. Hosted by Peter Donegan

Garden podcast. Borne 2011. Every Friday. Sodshow website, iTunes | good podcast stores. Hosted by Peter Donegan
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Garden podcast. Borne 2011. Every Friday. Sodshow website, iTunes | good podcast stores. Hosted by Peter Donegan

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368: Max Harriman

5/24/2018
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Peter Donegan chats with RHS Young Designer 2018 Finalist Max Harriman, a garden designer with Bowles and Wyer and former student of London College of Garden Design. The Sodshow is available every Friday in Spotify, all good podcast stores and The Sodshow website. Having grown up on an arable farm in Northumberland, Max established a passion for gardening from a young age. His profound fascination with the plant kingdom led Max to study Plant Biology at University where his research touched...

Duration:00:29:57

367: Andrew Fisher Tomlin, Part 2

5/16/2018
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Over 2 episodes Peter Donegan and Andrew Fisher Tomlin sit down together to chat just about everything you can think of. From music, being a former RHS Chelsea judge and working with Andrew Wilson and the greats to young people in horticulture, gardens that make you fall in love, not sitting still and things that get on your nerves; in a nutshell. The Sodshow is available every Friday in iTunes, all good podcast stores and www.sodshow.com Well known for the creation of gardens and parks in...

Duration:00:29:51

366: Malcolm Dickson, UK Herb Society

5/10/2018
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Peter Donegan chats with Malcom Dickson, Chairman of The Herb Society UK. All the info and show notes at www.sodshow.com The Sodshow is available every Friday in Spotify, all good podcast stores and The Sodshow website. Twitter: @sodshow facebook: The Sodshow The Herb Society UK: The Herb Society is an educational charity dedicated to encouraging the appreciation and use of herbs. It was founded in 1927 by medical herbalist, Hilda Leyel, with the aim of supporting the practice of herbal...

Duration:00:29:50

365: Andrew Fisher Tomlin

5/2/2018
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Over 2 episodes Peter Donegan and Andrew Fisher Tomlin sit down together to chat just about everything you can think of. From music, being a former RHS Chelsea judge and working with Andrew Wilson and the greats to young people in horticulture, gardens that make you fall in love, not sitting still and things that get on your nerves; in a nutshell. The Sodshow is available every Friday in iTunes, all good podcast stores and www.sodshow.com Well known for the creation of gardens and parks in...

Duration:00:29:56

364: Kati Crome, RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

4/26/2018
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Peter Donegan chats with Kati Crome. A garden designer on the cusp of her 5th Chelsea Flower Show garden. Kati has been working as a garden designer for around 14 years. Brought up talking botanical latin by both her mother and grandparents, Kati started as a graphic designer in BBC TV before moving to Post Production Producer in TV in Soho. With marriage and children, Kati retrained as a garden designer and 2018 will see her complete her 5th Chelsea Flower Show. The Sodshow is available...

Duration:00:29:58

363: Charlie Hart, Skymeadow

4/19/2018
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Charlie Hart read Theology at Cambridge University before working in a number of roles in London. He now lives and gardens on the Essex Suffolk border with his family. On todays episode of The Sodshow Charlie talks with Peter Donegan about that journey, which has more turns than one consider possible. The Sodshow is available every Friday in Spotify, all good podcast stores and www.sodshow.com What resulted post the passing of both Charlie's parents, some ill health, anxiety and much...

Duration:00:29:59

362: Stuart Charles Towner, Chelsea Flower Show 2018

4/11/2018
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Stuart Charles Towner is a freelance multi-award winning garden designer and RHS consultant. This 2018 he will design his first garden on Main Avenue, Chelsea Flower Show 2018 - his first time to design at the prestigeous RHS event. On this episode of The Sodshow Garden Podcast Stuart and Peter Donegan chat everything from just how did you get here, nerves, never seeing a garden build being taken apart to Dolly Parton, spare time and escapism from a world of working on your lonesome for a...

Duration:00:29:40

361: Matt Keightley

4/4/2018
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Matt Keightley is an RHS Award-Winning designer; a two-times winner of an RHS Silver-Gilt Medal and the prestigious BBC People’s Award for Best in Show in 2014 & 2015 at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Matt Won three awards at the recent 2017 SGD Awards - the Judge’s Award, Planting Award and Medium Residential Garden. On this episode Matt speaks with Peter Donegan amongst other things, about The Royal Horticultural Society's garden that they selected him to design for RHS Chelsea 2018 - the...

Duration:00:29:59

360: Anna Skibniewski Ball, RHS Flower Show Cardiff

3/28/2018
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Anna Skibniewski-Ball is the Show Manager at RHS Flower Show Cardiff. On todays episode Peter Donegan and Anna talk not just this but a career in acting how she worked her way her up within The RHS to that place and to Cardiff, Wales where she is originally from. We also talk about the show itself, what there and happening and just why this beautiful gem of a family event is one that you should go visit. All the hints and things you need to know, those behind the scenes and those who will...

Duration:00:29:39

336: Michael McGarr, Warnes McGarr

9/28/2017
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At RHS Tatton 2017 Warnes McGarr were awarded not just a Gold medal, but also the award for Best Construction in Show and Best Future Spaces garden for their Cactus Direct #2101 garden. The Sodshow is available every Friday in iTunes, all good podcast stores and The Sodshow website. Together Peter Donegan and Michael talk, music, a love for you do, a journey into horticulture and the passion that fuels it as well as turning what it is you love doing into a business and being the favourite...

Duration:00:29:17

335: Lara Behr

9/20/2017
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Just one year in business under her own name Lara Behr designed the Macmillan Legacy Garden at The Royal Horticultural Society RHS Tatton Park 2017 show were she won Gold Medal and The People's Choice Award. The Sodshow is available every Friday in iTunes, all good podcast stores and The Sodshow website. Twitter: @sodshow facebook: The Sodshow instagram: sodshow Together Peter Donegan and Lara chat studying law pre horticulture with Andrew Fisher Tomlin at the London College of Garden...

Duration:00:29:47

334: Styal Prison, RHS Tatton 2017

9/13/2017
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Peter Donegan talks with Eddie Tarry, Community Engagement Manager at HMP Styal Prison and Horticulture Instructor Audra Bickerdyke. Of note, there's a bit of noise tapping in the background, entirely down to inclement weather and the fact that this was recorded in the speakers marquee / tent at Tatton Park. The team and ladies of Styal Prison designed and built the Stop Think Change garden at RHS Tatton 2017. The Sodshow is available in iTunes, all good podcast stores and The Sodshow...

Duration:00:29:28

333: Live, Dublin Castle: Laura Russo TCD, Aarhus Denmark, Bloom Fringe 2017

9/6/2017
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Peter Donegan hosts The Sodshow Live from Dublin Castle, as part of Bloom Fringe 2017. With much thanks to The Church Bar and Restaurant Dublin and the entire team for their fantastic support. And of course you for listening. Thoughts or comments ? @sodshow on twitter. Facebook, The Sodshow. If you have a minute a rate and review in iTunes would be grand. The voices you will hear are: Laura Russo - scientist at Trinity College Dublin. Laura talks about bees, pollinators and what we do and...

Duration:00:29:51

332: Live, Salt Lake City: Dr Paul Twigg, University of Nebraska Kearney. Thyme and Place

8/30/2017
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On This Weeks Garden Podcast: Peter Donegan chats with Dr Paul Twigg, Professor at the University of Nebraska Kearney, Live from Salt Lake City Utah. We talk Paul about how he grew up and into the world of biology and plants, how he originally wanted to become a chemist, his work at the University of Nebraska where he teaches and has over 25 years mentored 160 undergraduate projects and 40 graduate projects. and just @sodshow on twitter - facebook The Sodshow Live from Salt Lake City Utah,...

Duration:00:29:26

331: Mark Gregory

8/24/2017
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Peter Donegan talks with Mark Gregory, the most medalled RHS builder, and designer, of gardens. In fact Mark has never not won a RHS Chelsea medal. In total, he holds over 90 RHS Chelsea medals, in excess of 35 of them are Gold, 3 personal Gold's as a designer and 1 silver-gilt on Main Avenue and 150 Gardens for The Royal Horticultural Society over 28 years - which roughly equates to 3 years of his working life on that one site. The Sodshow is available in iTunes, all good podcast stores...

Duration:00:29:59

330: Paul Cook, Cooks Garden Centre, RHS Tatton

8/16/2017
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Peter Donegan chats with Paul Cook of Cooks Garden Centre. Better known as Cookie or Cookie Boy, Peter and Paul met in the Floral Pavillion at RHS Tatton after former guest of The Sodhow Rob Hardy suggested we'd be a good partnership. He was not wrong. Over the course of the next 30 minutes the two plant lovers chat Cookies garden centre - one I should add that survives surprisingly so in this day and age; on plant sales. We chat Cookie who is very famed for his plant breeding specialising...

Duration:00:29:13

329: IF Oldham, Veg In The Park. Bus Stop Boulevard, RHS Tatton

8/10/2017
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Peter Donegan chats with Nikki Davies, IF Oldham and Caroline Lawson of Veg In The Park. Peter bumped into Nikki at RHS Tatton Flower Show 2017 at what was called Bus Stop Boulevard where, IF Oldham had transformed a Bus Stop into something completely, different. The Bus Stop at RHS Tatton a collaboration between IF Oldham, Real Junk Food Oldham and Oldham Community Power called Growing Oldham Feeding Ambition (it represents the Oldham Food Map) is due to be reinstalled in a school in Oldham...

Duration:00:29:06

328: Matthew Soper, Hampshire Carnivorous Plants

8/2/2017
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Peter Donegan chats with Matthew Soper of Hampshire Carnivorous Plants. A first for The Sodshow, but no ordinary first Matthew and his team have been awarded in excess of one hundred RHS gold medals including 19 consecutive Chelsea Gold medals. Take a breath and get ready for the next bit. They have also won The Witan and Anthony Huxley Awards (1998); since 2000 they have won 'Best in Show' awards at Gardening Scotland, Malvern Autumn, BBC Gardeners world live, RHS Tatton Park and the...

Duration:00:27:58

327: Toby Buckland

7/27/2017
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Peter Donegan chats with Toby Buckland. Toby Buckland has presented BBC Gardeners World, the BBC's coverage of RHS Chelsea Flower Show, The Great British Garden Revival and also on Channel 4 and ITV. He has written 5 gardening books, is a regular voice on Radio 4's BBC Gardeners Question Time, writes regularly for The Daily Telegraph and amongst many things is also the Festival Director and host of Tobys Garden Festival. He began as a grower of roses in his home county of Devon. More than...

Duration:00:29:48

326: Christopher Woodward, London Garden Museum

7/20/2017
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Peter Donegan chats with Christopher Woodward, Director of The Garden Museum, London. From Christopher's background, the history of the museum building and how it was set to be turned into a car park to atrracting garden designer Dan Pearson to design the courtyard area, the 1000 plus pieces of a somewhat changing collection featuring Charlie Dimmock, a cucumber straightener and how there is literally something there for all ages. Peter also chats with Press and Marketing Officer Nicola...

Duration:00:29:43

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