Calling all green-fingered gardeners – an opportunity for all gardeners, irrespective of age, to enter produce in the annual Bishop Auckland Hospital Garden Show at 32A, Escomb Road, Bishop Auckland.

The show takes place on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd September.

All entries to be benched on Saturday between 12.30 and 2.00pm – at a cost of 50p per entry.

Judging will take place 2.00 – 4.00pm by champion grower and respected judge, Bob Latcham.

Produce will be auctioned at a celebratory supper on Sunday 2nd September at 8.00pm – to which all are most welcome – and all monies raised, including a raffle draw, will be donated to a local charity.

To request copies of the Show Schedule, which includes flower as well as vegetable classes, contact Gil on (01388) 450524 or Liz (01388) 662954 or email:

Special Children’s Class – a Flower Picture (using any medium) – free entry.