An Evening with

Anne Swithinbank

Horticulturist, broadcaster and writer

“Grow Something Different”
including cheese and wine, and a Q&A session

Friday 9th March 2018
at Darland High School, Rossett

Doors open at 7pm for 7.30pm start

The Burton & Rossett Horticultural Society is pleased to welcome horticulturist, broadcaster and writer, Anne Swithinbank as our special guest for March 2018.

Anne is perhaps best known for her regular appearances on Gardeners' Question Time, as well as presenting television programmes including The Gardens of the Caribbean and The Chelsea Flower Show on the BBC.

Anne will be giving her popular talk, "Grow Something Different — unusual plants to ring the changes and raise eyebrows, both edible and ornamental". This will be followed by our now-customary cheese and wine, and a Q&A session.

If you would like any further information on this event, please contact us.


Online sales are now closed.

There are a few tickets still available. For more information, please contact David Weir on 01244 571353.

This event is kindly sponsored by:

Frequently Asked Questions

What types of ticket do you offer?

There are two ticket types available, as detailed below. Both include entry to the Special Event, cheese and one glass of wine per ticket:

  • Member: These tickets are for current Members of the Burton & Rossett Horticultural Society (BRHS).
  • Non-Member: These tickets are for anyone who is not a current Member of the Society.

If you are unsure about your current Membership status, please contact us.

Please Note: A single £1 charge will be added to your order to cover postage.

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Can I get a refund?

If you are no longer able to attend the event, we would be happy to refund your tickets up to 7 days before the event. Please contact us if you would like a refund.