The International bonsaï festival


Tony Tickle

Tony has been working with bonsai since 1983, he specialises in native European trees, in particular; Hawthorn, Yew and Pine.

He won his first Ginkgo awards in 1997, UK winner and runner up in the European New talent competition in 1995, coached three UK new talent winners including David Prescott in 1997 and Mike Sullivan who won the Event in 1998.

Board of Director for Bonsai Clubs International 2003-2005.Tony is an event organiser and was director for Bukex North, the largest one day national UK bonsai event in 2006. Tony has his own Bonsai School and hosts many events throughout the year including the long running "Burrs Workshops" in every November. You can visit his personal website