West Dean Gardens have announced their head gardener, Tom Brown, has won the Alan Titchmarsh new talent award.
The Jjudges commented: “Tom Brown’s quiet passion and wide-ranging horticultural skills are evident in both his writing and presenting examples, and he has a subtle, yet extremely engaging style. He’s an experienced, passionate plantsman and gardener. Tom brings his subjects to life both on the page and presented to camera.”
Tom said: “I was tremendously flattered to be shortlisted for this award and bowled over when I was announced the recipient.”