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Mr Mason has over 35 years experience in the fields of Horticulture, Recreation, Education and Journalism.  He has extensive experience both as a public servant, and as a small business owner. He has held positions ranging from Director of Parks to magazine editor.

John is a well respected member of many professional associations, and author of over thirty five books.


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Yvonne Sharpe RHS Cert.Hort, Dip.Hort, M.Hort, Cert.Ed., Dip.Mgt.
Over 30 years of experience in horticulture, education and management, Yvonne has travelled widely within and beyond Europe, and worked in many areas of horticulture from garden centres to horticultural therapy.


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