Please find below a selection of audio featuring Monty Don, available online. Most are free to access, but please note that for some, you may need a subscription (or BBC licence fee) to listen.

Nigel audible cover

Nigel – the audiobook! Read by Monty Don – available on Audible


Monty Don appears on BBC Radio 4: Tweet of the Day

Monty Don and photographer Derry Moore discuss their latest book on HayPlayer: Monty Don and Derry Moore, Paradise Gardens

Monty Don appears on BBC Radio 2: Jo Whiley: Nation’s Favourites

Monty Don appears on BBC Radio 2: Simon Mayo Drivetime



Monty Don appears on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show – BBC Radio 2: clip here

Hear Monty discussing why, as well as how, we garden on HayPlayer: Monty Don, Down to Earth

Monty explains how getting your hands dirty is good for your mental well-being for BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live

Monty shows Sam Fenwick around his garden for BBC Radio 4: You and Yours


Monty discusses Nigel: My Family and Other Dogs with Libby Purves and guests on BBC Radio 4: Midweek

Monty appears on BBC Radio 4: A Good Read

Monty appears on BBC Radio 2: Simon Mayo Drivetime


Discover Monty’s “Desert Island Books”, as he discusses his favourite works of literature with Peter Florence on HayPlayer: Monty Don, Eight Poems in a Garden

Monty interviews Mary McCartney on HayPlayer: At My Table – Vegetarian Feasts for Family and Friends

Monty shares his favourite pieces of classical music with Sarah Walker for BBC Radio 3: Essential Classics


Hear Monty discussing his adventures in France on HayPlayer: Monty Don, The Road to Le Tholonet: A French Garden Journey

Monty interviews chef Lucy Boyd on HayPlayer: The Rose Gray tabletalk: Kitchen Memories

Monty visits the Courtauld Institute in London to look at Cezanne’s Mont Sainte-Victoire for BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live


Hear Monty talking about the cycle of the seasons at Longmeadow on HayPlayer: Monty Don, Gardening at Longmeadow

Monty Don, Stephen Fry and Ruby Wax discuss mental health on HayPlayer: Talking About It

Listen to Monty, Helen Browning, Joanna Blythman and guests on HayPlayer: Health, Beauty and Permanence: What is Farming For?

Monty joins an eminent panel discussing three of the key questions asked by the Hay Festival to celebrate their 25th anniversary, including “What did you last make with your hands?”, on HayPlayer: Hay 25: The Way We Live Now 6


Monty takes part in a panel discussion about conservation and thriving during times of adversity, inspired by we can learn from gardening during WW2, on HayPlayer: An Environmental War Economy

Monty and Sarah Don discuss food from the ground to the table on HayPlayer: Monty and Sarah Don, Fork to Fork

Monty shares his Inheritance Tracks with BBC Radio 4


Hear Monty discussing food production, climate change, and the organic movement with Sky News anchor Adam Boulton on HayPlayer: Monty Don and Patrick Holden

Monty discusses trees with Clive Anderson and Will Cohu on HayPlayer: Trust the Woodland


Monty interviews Rosie Boycott on HayPlayer: Our Farm – A Year in the Life of a Smallholding


Monty becomes a castaway for Sue Lawley as he chooses his Desert Island Discs


The magical story of the Herefordshire garden built over the last decade from the ashes of a catastrophic failure on HayPlayer: Monty and Sarah Don, The Jewel Garden


Monty and Sarah Don discuss their gardening and food philosophy on HayPlayer: Fork to Fork