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ShedTalk

You could say the contents of a shed are as personal as how long you leave a teabag in your cup!

Shed Talk host Martin Walker will reveal all about ‘What’s in My Shed?’ at 2pm on Friday 13 September and at 12 noon on Saturday and Sunday.

For tips and hints on how to prepare your lawn for autumn, join BBC Radio York’s Nigel Harrison at 11am on Friday and Saturday, Nigel will also be joining Martin for their regular Shed Talk round-up 3pm each day.

For ‘Fun with Fruit’ don’t miss Hilary Dodson’s talk at 1pm every day. Hilary is Chair of the Northern Fruit Group and one of the country’s leading experts on fruit. She will be giving a behind the scenes glimpse of what goes into creating the amazing displays we see at shows across the north.

Growing your own produce doesn’t need to cost a fortune, as Phil Gomersall will explain when he takes to the Shed Talk stage at 2pm on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September. Phil is President of the National Allotment Society so, if you have any questions about grow your own, he’s your man!

World Record Weigh-in

Don’t miss the annual world record weigh-in for the heavy onions at 12noon on Friday 13 September.

It’s been a few years since a new record was set by Tony Glover with a specimen topping the scales at 18lbs 11.84oz – will his monster be beaten this year?

BBC Radio York Live 

We are delighted to welcome back the team of gardening experts from BBC Radio York, who will be joining presenter Steve Bailey for the Sunday morning show live from the Shed Talk stage.

The panel will be inviting questions from the audience between 10am and 11am, so be sure to take along all your gardening conundrums.