All About Me

Hi, my name’s George and I absolutely love gardening and wildlife. I mainly garden at home helping my Dad, but I also help out at local community gardens. In 2014, when I was 8 (I’m now 12) I won the RHS Young School Gardener of the Year. Here I am receiving my award from Frances Tophill at RHS Garden Wisley.

It was a fantastic year. I met The Queen, went on The One Show and gave out an award at RHS Chelsea Flower Show .

In October 2015 I was announced as the first ever RHS Young Ambassador; my job is to inspire other children to share my passion for gardening and the natural world. Since then I have spoken at the Houses of Parliament about young people in horticulture, made several appearances on CBBC’s Blue Peter and Newsround, been a junior journalist at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower for First News and more recently watched the RHS Chatsworth Flower Show build, which was filmed for Gardeners’ World.

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kids-blog-club-trans2If you share my passion for gardening and wildlife, please get in touch. I’m always looking for guest bloggers too, especially from kids like me.

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Here’s a quick intro, hope you enjoy my blog

21 Responses to All About Me

  1. Barbara Shockledge says:

    Loving it already. Good luck George. X


  2. Angie Taylor says:

    Oh George I will definitely enjoy your blog! Look forward to your words of wisdom , You are awesome! x


  3. says:

    love your blog George. we are really proud of you granma and granddad xxx


  4. Sarah says:

    Love the clip x look forward to lots more love S


  5. Alana Tapsell says:

    Congratulations on the blog George! I think reading this will be the highlight of every week 🙂 x


  6. Craig Laycock says:


    Your blog is awesome! (An American word which means terrific)

    You’ve made a huge impact already and we look forward to following your future in gardening with great interest; best of luck to you in your horticultural adventure.

    Kind regards
    Craig & Lee (ex-neighbours of your mum… We have a medium sized garden, a greenhouse and an allotment at your disposal X)


  7. says:

    granma and granddad are so proud of you George. looking forward to what it was like in london.


  8. Beatrix Kinsman says:

    Haven’t seen you in a few years, but keep doing what you’re doing, seeing you on TV in 2014 made me very proud.

    xx Bea


  9. liz Hibberd says:

    Really enjoyed reading George. I volunteer at HCGC so maybe I’ll see you there one weekend! 🙂


  10. Joan says:

    Congratulations George, your a little wonder xx brilliant blog


  11. Ian Tinton says:

    Don’t forget to let us have a delivery address for your Remin volcanic rock dust sample


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