Awards, Events & Media

“I’ve been a regular panellist on Radio 4’s Gardeners Question Time since 2009. It’s a huge privilege to be part of the longest running radio programme in the world. The show takes us all over the UK, answering questions about gardens and gardening…”


Gardens designed by Matthew and his team have received numerous accolades, including…

Society of Garden Designers Awards 2022 – winner of the Large Residential Landscapes & Gardens category

Shortlisted for best Garden Design Company at the Pro Landscaper awards

Highly Commended Best Large Garden at the Homes & Gardens Design Awards 2021

Winner of The People’s Choice Awards at Chelsea Flower Show for Matthew’s gardens for Welcome To Yorkshire ‘God’s Own County’

Matthew also features regularly in the Top 50 Garden Designers list published by House & Gardens


Matthew can often be found travelling around the country (and abroad!) to give lectures and talks about horticulture and gardening; judge at horticultural shows; and hosting after dinner events and awards.

If you would be interested in booking Matthew for a talk, lecture, flower or garden show, horticultural event, corporate work, after dinner speaking or award ceremony hosting please do get in touch!

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Matthew is a regular panellist on Radio 4’s Gardeners Question Time. The long running show sees a panel of horticultural experts answer gardening questions from a live audience.

Aside from Gardeners Question Time, Matthew is an established radio and television broadcaster having fronted his own show – Landscape Man – which was broadcast on Channel 4 in 2009. He has also contributed to Gardeners World and appeared on the television shows A Passion for Plants, Britain’s Best Back Gardens and Gardening with the Experts.