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Diarmuid's Big Adventure


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New series 1/5. In competition, does gardener Diarmuid Gavin harbour a burning desire to come out on top or is it just the taking part that really matters to him? See for yourself as cameras follow the horticulturalist at home, work and play over a period of nine months as he creates a show-garden to rival his competitors at this year's Chelsea Flower Show. It's his biggest challenge to date, but surely an achievable one for the gardener who shot to fame as a presenter on Home Front, fashioning inspirational gardens that were either loved or loathed. He could be about to teach the experts a lesson or two - yet it might all end in tears.
Series producer Steve Greenwood ; Executive producer Julian Mercer Diarmuid takes on the might of Chelsea: page 36


Unknown: Diarmuid Gavin
Producer: Steve Greenwood
Producer: Julian Mercer

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