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Sally worked for 6 years at Ryton Organic Gardens as head of information and training. She has also worked as researcher for BBC gardening programmes and for the RHS Chelsea flower show. 

Through her work she hopes to inspire people to grow and garden using organic methods to grow their flowers, fruit and vegetables. Thus creating a healthy environment for both the gardener and garden wildlife.

native seed sowing day with Glennie kindred and Rosemary Blenkinsop Saturday 6th March

Glennie and Rosemary will organise a Covid-proof rota, so you can come and sow native seeds at Wirksworth  Community Garden. Please contact Glennie if you’re interested at:

Tuesday May 4th - The Wonders of Bird Migration, Chris Lamb

A very knowledgeable lover of birds, Chris will inspire us to look up to the skies – and trees, and all around, and learn about our winter and summer visitors.

Here to Help Hedgehogs, Ruth Fantom Wednesday July 7th

Ruth is passionate about hedgehogs and will help us explore ways of protecting and encouraging them to our gardens.