Radio 4 show coming to area


Wainfleet’s Coronation Hall is set to play host to Radio 4’s iconic Gardeners’ Question Time show this month.

Wainfleet Horticultural Society is set to play host to the show on Monday, November 25.

“The celebrated panel of gardening experts will be tackling the questions put to them by local gardening enthusiasts, with Eric Robson in the chair and the team being made up of Chris Beardshaw, Bunny Guinness and Pippa Greenwood,” said a spokesperson.

“Gardeners’ Question Time is a Radio 4 institution, attracting over two million listeners a week.

“Recorded in a different location each week, this long-standing radio programme has answered well over 30,000 questions since its inception in 1947”.

“The panel never see the questions before the recording.

“Their encyclopaedic, seemingly effortless answers, are completely spontaneous and reveal their huge experience and depth of gardening knowledge.

“Being on the Gardeners’ Question Time panel is not for the faint-hearted,” they added.

Free tickets to the recording are available from Mrs M. Harrison, The Laurels, Boston Road, Wainfleet St Mary on 01754 880 504.

Doors will open on November 25 at 5.30pm.