Welcome to the Media and Press area

This is the hub for all members of the media to get information about the Show, Press Releases and to register for Press Passes.

If you have any media enquiries, please direct them to [email protected]

Audio Channel – listen to the radio interviews from 2021 >

Press releases

Press accreditation

Applications are now open for all press, journalists and media who would like Press Accreditation to attend BBC Gardeners’ World Live from 16- 19 June 2022, at Birmingham’s NEC.

Please complete this form to apply for a Press Pass 2022 and to receive Press Releases about BBC Gardeners’ World Live by email.

You will be contacted in advance of the show to confirm your attendance.

Please find the press accreditation form here. 

The Awards at BBC Gardeners' World Live 2019

BBC Gardeners’ World Live Special Edition Awards 2021

The Show Gardens, Beautiful Borders and Floral Marquee exhibitors are assessed before the Show opens to the public with the Awards Ceremony taking place as part of Wednesday’s Press Preview.

Fizz being poured for the Show Garden Awards at BBC Gardeners' World Live

Press Preview and Awards Ceremony

The exclusive Press Preview of the Show Gardens takes place the day before the Show opens to the public. This is a chance for media to get the private view of the gardens, get interviews with the designers, landscapers and assessors, capture exclusive photography and video content, and enjoy a glass of fizz!

Media can select the Press Preview when applying for press accreditation.