Win: Monty Don talks about his life and gardens

PUBLISHED: 14:10 19 June 2014 | UPDATED: 14:10 19 June 2014

Monty Don.

Monty Don.


RENOWNED gardening writer and BBC presenter Monty Don is giving a talk about his life and travels in Weston in July.

Monty presented Gardeners’ World from 2003-2008 and again since 2011.

He has also appeared on Real Gardens, Around The World In 80 Gardens and My Dream Farm.

Audiences can hear him speak about what happens behind the scenes when filming and how he created an organic garden from a bare field.

Down To Earth: An Evening With Monty Don will be at The Playhouse on July 4 from 7.30pm.

Tickets, priced £18.50, are available from the box office on 01934 64554 or online at

The Mercury has teamed up with The Playhouse to offer three pairs of tickets to the talk.

To enter the competition all you have to do is answer this question: How many gardens did Monty Don visit around the world?

Send your answer, plus your name, address, email address and a daytime telephone number, to Monty Don competition, Weston, Worle & Somerset Mercury, 32 Waterloo Street, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1LW by 9am on June 27.

Alternatively visit www.weston to enter. Usual Archant rules apply and the editor’s decision is final. By entering this competition you are agreeing to be contacted by Archant.

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