The gala evening
Alan Titchmarsh in Conversation
The Gala Evening will be held on Saturday 9th June 2018
6.30pm – 8.30pm
To open the Hampshire Country & Garden Festival please come and join us for what will be a memorable evening, enjoy the Coates & Seely Britagne reception, canapés by Becka, and a twilight stroll through the magical gardens of Bere Mill with Rupert and Elizabeth Nabarro. All monies raised from this event will go to the North Hampshire Medical Fund for cutting edge equipment at Basingstoke, Winchester and Andover hospitals.
Tickets are £35 and include entry to the Festival on Sunday. Please buy your ticket here.
He’s a greatly loved garden expert, a popular novelist, a much in demand TV and radio presenter, an always welcome guest as Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire, and a successful journalist… and he’s going to be here with us on Saturday 9th June. Don’t miss our special guest, Alan Titchmarsh, in conversation with Philip Geddes, talking about his life and times. How does he manage to do it all!
Philip Geddes was a journalist and editor for 30 years with the BBC, ITV and The Financial Times (as European Editor for Financial Times Television). He then spent 15 years as a consultant to the European Commission, advising senior level officials on the development and presentation of policy. He has written for numerous magazines and newspapers, and is author of two books – ‘In the Mouth of the Dragon’, on the future of Hong Kong and ‘Inside The Bank of England’, the first modern study of the Bank of England.