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Exclusive live event: Our gardens: past, present and future
Tom Massey studied at the London College of Garden Design before founding his studio in 2015. He has created several award-winning show gardens including the Yeo Valley Organic Garden for The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2021, which won Gold and the BBC People’s Choice Award. He will be creating a new design for the 2023 show for the Royal Entomological Society. His first book, RHS Resilient Garden, will be released in April 2023.
Claire Ratinon is an organic food grower, author, speaker and radio presenter. She worked in TV production before changing career to grow produce for restaurants and give workshops to school children and community groups. Her book Unearthed: On Race and Roots, and How the Soil Taught Me I Belong was released in June 2022, and her pamphlet ‘Horticultural Appropriation: Why Horticulture Needs Decolonising’ was published in April 2021.