Lakin McCarthy

Lakin McCarthy


Monty Don

Renowned Gardening Writer, BBC Television Presenter


Monty Don

Monty Don is a renowned writer, BBC television presenter and the UK's favourite Gardener.

He has presented TV gardening and travel programmes for over 20 years and became lead presenter for the BBC flagship programme Gardeners' World between 2003 and 2008 and then again from 2011 when he began hosting the programme from his home at Longmeadow in Herefordshire.

He took on the role of lead presenter for the BBC’s coverage of the annual Chelsea Flower Show in 2014. Other TV credits include: Tomorrow's World, Real Gardens, Lost Gardens, Around The World In 80 Gardens, Italian Gardens and French Gardens.

His radio work includes anchoring the environmental series Shared Planet for BBC Radio 4 which explores the complex interface of a growing world human population and wildlife.

He is a prolific writer and journalist. He was the Observer's gardening editor for 12 years and writes for the Daily Mail and Gardeners' World Magazine. He has published over 20 books including the best selling Fork To Fork, The Sensuous Garden and The Jewel Garden (with his wife, Sarah Don).

Monty is a committed organic gardener and President of the Soil Association.

AVAILABLE FOR FLOWER FESTIVALS, PERSONAL APPEARANCES and other CORPORATE BOOKINGS. For further info email Mike McCarthy or call 0114 2680243


Upcoming Shows

Oct 2017

Tour Venue Website
Sat 28/10/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth Regent Centre, Christchurch Visit
Sun 29/10/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth Octogon Theatre, Yeovil Visit

Nov 2017

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Wed 01/11/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth The Concert Hall, Reading Visit
Thu 02/11/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth St David's Hall, Cardiff Visit
Sun 05/11/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth Tyne Theatre and Opera House, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Visit
Mon 06/11/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth New Theatre / Hull City Hall, Hull Visit
Tue 07/11/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth Warwick Arts Centre : Butterworth Hall, Coventry Visit
Fri 10/11/2017 Monty Don Down to Earth Crucible Theatre Main House, Sheffield Visit