Mercury – BBC’s Great British Garden Revival visits Hitchin Lavender

A TV programme exploring Britain’s gardens will take in a town’s history growing lavender tonight (January 12).

Diarmuid Gavin, host of Great British Garden Revival, will visit Hitchin Lavender at Cadwell Farm, Ickleford, in tonight’s episode of the show.

Mr Gavin will be trying to revive interest in lavender, learning about its former popularity and decline.

The episode will broadcast on BBC Two at 7pm.