ALAN TITCHMARSH Up close with.
Career Titchmarsh moved into editing gardening books, writing and broadcasting, and after a stint as a host on Pebble Mill at One on BBC1 in the 1990s, he joined Gardeners' World as the main presenter in 1996, and Ground Force began a year later. He's also hosted The Alan Titchmarsh Show and Love Your Garden.
Trivia Happily married to Alison, with two grown-up daughters, Polly and Camilla.
series Quote "I am partly to blame for the decking boom, and I am sorry, I know it's everywhere these days."