‘REMARKABLE TREES FROM AROUND THE WORLD’
Talk & Book Signing by TONY KIRKHAM MBE, VMH
FORMER HEAD OF THE ARBORETUM & HORTICULTURAL SERVICES,
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW.
Tony will bring his latest book ‘GROWING TREES’ published in September 2021
A general guide to growing trees in the garden.
‘LIVE’ in St Anne’s Parish Hall & ‘STREAMED ONLINE’ via Zoom Webinar
SATURDAY 12 MARCH 2022
11.00 to 12.00
Coffee served at 10.30 am
Tony Kirkham retired from his role as Head of Arboretum at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, at the end of July 2021, after over 40 years’ devoted service to the Management of its trees.
In 2009 Tony was awarded the Associate of Honour by the RHS for his services to horticulture. Tony joined the team at Kew as a supervisor after completing a diploma there. Over the years he has been responsible for the development of the arboretum into the world-class venue it is today, caring for over 14,000 specimens, with 150-200 more trees planted each year. He is an inspiring lecturer and passionate advocate for the importance of planting trees to the environment. He was awarded the MBE in 2021.
LIVE TICKETS £20 Members & £25 Non-Members available from our website
BOOK EARLY TO ATTEND AS LIMITED TO 40 PEOPLE IN PERSON
(Social Distancing will be observed & masks to be worn please unless exempt)
JOINING INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE WEBINAR will be available on our website from 1st March 2022
LIVE Tickets sold out – Email us to be put on Waiting List.
No Tickets sold on door
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