“Digging for Victory – The Wartime Garden” – Dr. Twigs Way
Twigs is a researcher and writer and has worked in the historic landscape field for over 30 years. She is a regular contributor to Gardens Illustrated magazine and the BBC's Countryfile programme. She also works closely with Historic England and Natural England as well as designing courses for the Cambridge Botanic Gardens. Her talk will use images to explore the campaign that got everyone growing during the war and explore the characters, the slogans, and the humour from ‘Cloches versus Hitler’ to corsets in the compost. Entry £2 for members, £3 for non-members.