Eric Robson is best known as the presenter of Radio 4's Gardeners' Question Time. He was born in southern Scotland and has lived most of his life in Cumbria. For the last fifteen years he has had a small farm in the southern Lake District where he keeps sheep. He is a broadcaster and television documentary maker, often appearing alongside Alfred Wainwright. Eric is co-author of Great Railway Journeys of the World (BBC Books) and editor of The Allotment Handbook (Arena Press).