Devizes Food & Drink Festival is sponsored by Wadworth Brewery

(Updated May 13th 2018) :-

Most of week 2 of the Festival is now sold out but you can still get a ticket for the fabulous Cocktail Party on Friday next.
Three cocktails & non-stop canapes are included in the entrance price. Come and let your hair down!
Tickets are on sale at Devizes Books and On-line.

The History of Beer Event has been cancelled, unfortunately. If you have tickets, we will contact you to arrange a full refund.

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Tuesday, 27 March 2018

"From Plot to Pot" (A Talk) 2018

Aldetha Raymond (of Little Foxes Farm, Seend)

gives a talk entitled Plot to pot: Growing food at home.

Vegetable image courtesy of pixabay

Sorry this event has been cancelled

Aldetha teaches horticulture and small holding courses from her Little Foxes Farm. At Bristol University’s Botanical Gardens she teaches biological sciences and is a full time lecturer in horticulture at Lackham College. Aldetha’s passions
are plant propagation, garden design and plant establishment/maintenance. 
She has appeared on radio and TV.

Aldetha writes:-
"There is nothing more amazing than growing vegetables at home,
pulling carrots, growing the perfect cauliflower and chilli peppers. 
Experiencing the taste, the pride and the wonderment of nature; 
developing the patience and therapeutic skills of the gardener.

Not every aspiring gardener has an allotment or a vegetable plot
to match the likes of Monty Don,
but you will be amazed by what can be grown
in just a modest garden, window box or allotment plot.

Within this talk I hope to inspire you
to bring out your forks, spades and gardening gloves 
but I don’t want the fun to stop there............
After growing the next set of tools you will need are in the kitchen 
to get the best out of your home-grown ingredients."

"Plot to pot is just the start of a relationship
 with the soil and your taste buds."

Date: Mon 7th May 2018 at 7pm
Tickets: £5 (from Devizes Books or On-line)
Venue: The Sports Club, London Rd, Devizes
There will be a bar available.

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