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Stephen Anderton
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Stephen Anderton

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Writer: consumer magazines, national newspapers; author; lecturer. Journalist for The Times. Books written include Discovering Welsh Gardens (2009), Christopher Lloyd - His Life at Great Dixter (2010), Lives of the Great Gardeners (2016), Stourhead (2019). Lecturer UK and abroad, on plantsmanship, garden design and garden restoration. TV and radio work. Consultant: trained as professional gardener, later National Gardens Manager, English Heritage. Four GMG Awards. Specialist subject: Journalist; Christopher Lloyd - his Life at Great Dixter.

Additional Interests

Garden criticism. Writing music for the theatre.


Based in: Abergavenny, Monmouthshire
Distance willing to travel: Any distance
Virtual talks available: Yes

Fees: £300 + expenses

Talks: Lives of the Great Gardeners Christopher Lloyd: His Life at Great Dixter Discovering Welsh Gardens Gardening in the Teeth of the Wind My Favourite Gardens


New Inn Farm
Forest Coal Pit
United Kingdom

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