The Countryside Restoration Trust, a charity which promotes wildlife-friendly farming, staged the 2018 National Hedgelaying Championship at Lark Rise Farm in Barton.
Inspired by the Moorish colours and architecture of southern Spain and North Africa, John Tordoff's Cambridge garden has been catching the eye of the likes of Alan Titchmarsh and Diarmuid Gavin.
Dubbed 'the Damien Hirst of horticulture' for his boundary-pushing garden designs, TV's Diarmuid Gavin is the face of this year's Ely Flower Festival.
Robert Barker began his formal training in horticulture studying with the RHS (the Royal Horticultural Society) at Capel Manor College in Enfield, which then led to him being trained at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew.
The Cambridge Independent's columnist Dawn Isaac was recognised as one of the country's leading gardening writers as she was shortlisted for the Garden Media Guild Awards 2017.
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