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Joe Maiden Memorial Service

EXCLUSIVE Many thanks to BBC Radio Leeds who granted us exclusive access to record this special moment. We all loved Joe and interviewed him on many occasions at the Harrogate Shows, a lovely man with a fountain of knowledge. Great loss to the community. Joe Maiden 14 November 1941 – …

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Giant Veg hits Harrogate

It’s been another successful year for the growers at the annual Harrogate Autumn Show and the Giant Vegetable Competition. Single tomatoes big enough to feed the whole family, to cabbages that would keep an entire street fed for months. Joe Atherton from Nottinghamshire took the 1st prize for the Heaviest …

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Harrogate Autumn Show 2012

It’s September and time to head to Harrogate to visit the autumn show. Contains interviews with World Record breaker Peter Glazebrook who grew an onion at 18lb 1oz, Jamie Butterworth (BBC Young Gardener of the Year finalist), Jonathan Wallace, Steve Ott, David Allison, Joe Maiden.

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