A TOP RHS garden judge is set to share his secrets with people in Alcester on how to make the most of a small garden.

Leading horticulturalist Jim Buttress will be visiting Great Alne Park on Wednesday August 28.

He will discuss how to design and maintain a patio or balcony garden, giving his top tips for creating beautiful containers and hanging baskets.

Jim will also talk about his experiences and guests will have the opportunity to ask him their gardening questions.

The event will take place from 11.15am to 2.30pm in Great Alne Park’s central clubhouse.

Jim Buttress began his gardening career at RHS Wisley, where he trained before going on to manage London parks and gardens including Hyde Park, St James’ Park, Clarence House, Buckingham Palace and Greenwich Park.

He has appeared on gardening television shows including the BBC’s The Big Allotment Challenge and is a regular radio presenter.

He has most recently judged at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and continues to judge RHS flower shows across the country this summer.

Places are limited so anyone wishing to attend should call 01789 48890 or email sales.greatalnepark@inspiredvillages.co.uk