RADIO 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time will be recorded on board the historic ‘steamer’ MV Teal later this month on Windermere.
The celebrated panel of gardening experts will be tackling the questions put to them by local gardening enthusiasts, with Eric Robson in the chair and Pippa Greenwood, Bunny Guinness and Bob Flowerdew on the panel.
The programme on Monday July 28 will be hosted by Windermere Lakes Cruises and starts at 7pm.
Recorded in a different location each week, the programme attracts more than two million listeners a week
MORE TOP STORIES:
- 'Vital' payphone saved but others in Cumbria still at risk
- GARDENING: sometimes you need to enhance ground conditions around your shrubs
- AGONY CHEF: serve your Greek salad with some warm flatbreads
- Silverdale's 'gigabit library' could be crucial in disaster situation, say supporters
The panel never see the questions before the recording and it is estimated that the panel has answered well over 30,000 questions since the programme started in 1947.
Tickets cost £4.50 and can be bought from Windermere Lake Cruises ticket offices at Lakeside, Ambleside or Bowness or from www.windermere-lakecruises.co.uk/bbc.