This year is Seedy Sunday’s 21st Anniversary and they are doing it with a bang! As seeds explode like fireworks on the poster, so does the actual event on Sunday 5th of Feb!
An all new bigger venue Brighton Girls GDST, Montpelier Rd, Brighton, BN1 3AT.
From 10am – 4pm there is a new larger seed swapping area, children’s activities space, talks and as always stalls which Infinity Foods will be there selling organic seed potatoes and shallots.
Headline speaker for our 21st anniversary is Charles Dowding
Seed Sunday are delighted to be able to have speakers back again, in the comfort of the Brighton Girls Assembly Hall.
Entry to Seedy Sunday is £4 with no additional charge for speakers. Under 18s get in free!
Themes this year include gardening for biodiversity, why we save seeds, and No Dig Gardening. They also have our home-grown Gardeners’ Question Time. Talks will start at 10.30 and run through to 4.00 when the event closes.
- 10.30 to 11.30 Gardening for Biodiversity with Fork and Dig It
- 12.00 to 1.00: Why save seeds? With Helene Schulze
- 1.30 to 2.30 Local Gardeners’ Question Time
Come and discuss your gardening conundrums and share tips and ideas. Chaired by Kate Harrison from the Seedy Sunday organising committee, the panel will include
- Jools Lawton from Fork and Dig It,
- Pat Childerhouse (aka Bowen)
- Ruth Urbanowitz from the
Brighton and Hove Organic Gardening Group.
- 3.00 to 4.00 No Dig Gardening with Charles Dowding
We are so excited about this event and will keep you up to date on social media, through our newsletter and here on the blog throughout January.