Golden growing tips on offer from expert gardener

A MULTI-award-winning gardener will dig out top tips at a talk next week.

Medwyn Williams MBE, who has won 10 Gold medals at the Chelsea Flower Show, will give an illustrated talk at Northumberland College’s Kirkley Hall campus near Ponteland.

The lecture, which is subsidised by the Royal Horticultural Society, is entitled Growing for Gold.

It has been organised by the college and the Friends of Kirkley Hall, with proceeds funding educational trips for students and improvements to campus facilities for the public.

The talk will take place on Wednesday, at 7.30pm.

Tickets cost £7, £6 for RHS members, and booking is essential on 01661 853489.