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Lunchtime Talk with the Drag Queen Gardener and Marianne Moggendorf: Anyone can Garden!

12:00 - 13:00
Mother Tree, Victoria Square
Iconic Lunchtime Talks 3

Tom Leonard is a normal student from Warwickshire, who happens to have a passion for gardening... and drag! After a break up in 2019 he decided to get an allotment, where his love of gardening grew and his journey to become a drag queen began. Tom, AKA Daisy Desire - The Drag Queen Gardener, brings a glamourous splash to the horticultural world, or “the couture to your manure” as she likes to say.

Marianne Mogendorff is one half of Wolves Lane Flower Company, a micro urban flower farm in North London. Committed to the belief that flowers shouldn't cost the earth, WLFC have championed sustainability through their seasonal flowers for weddings, events & in supplying some of the capitals most successful florists. Since founding their business in 2017, WLFC have appeared in Vogue, The Evening Standard, The Telegraph and publish their first book "How to Grow the Flowers" on September 15.

This event will feature BSL interpretation throughout.

Cover photo of Marianne: Aloha Bonser-Shaw 

PoliNations and Trigger
Trigger, Unit 1.1 Streamline Building, Paintworks, Bristol BS4 3AS
Unboxed, Creativity in the UKCommissioned as part of UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK and also presented as part of Birmingham 2022 Festival
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HM Government
Northern Ireland Executive
Scottish Government Riaghaltas na h-Alba
Llywodraeth Cymru Welsh Government
Belfast City Council
Cymru Greadigol Creative Wales
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