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John earns his Blue Peter badge!
Friday 17 Feb 2012
Following Johns success as BBC Young Gardener of the Year he was this week invited to join the team in relocating the famous Blue Peter garden to its new permanant location in the BBC Media City Salford. The garden was originally designed by the famous Percy Thrower back in 1974. The new location includes the original time capsules, footprints of previous presenters and a statue of the famous Blue Peter dog 'Petra'.
The garden is now complete and and is being officially opened by HRH Princess Anne on Thursday 23rd February