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Spring Garden Essentials From Creative Products

Spring Garden Essentials From Creative Products

As experts in consumer and seasonal trends, Creative Products has the Spring season covered with its new range of innovative products for 2018, all available for the peak gardening retail season… Full story

Saddle up for charity with new Garden Re-Leaf Cycle Ride Challenge

Saddle up for charity with new Garden Re-Leaf Cycle Ride Challenge

Greenfingers Charity is inviting their supporters to put their pedal power to the test this spring by taking on an inspiring new Cycle Challenge for Garden Re-Leaf Day.

The event, which… Full story

Shelving

Spur Shelving expand their garden range

The Spur ® range of brackets and shelving systems is manufactured in Devon by Storage Solutions Ltd.

Spur Shelving is a historic global brand that has been around since the 1950's.… Full story

glazed extensions

Black is the new white for glazed extensions

In previous years, neutral shades such as white and ivory, have typically been the preferred paint colour choice for conservatories, orangeries and garden rooms, especially around the time when… Full story

Glee 2017

A look ahead to Glee 2018

  • Bigger content programme with more high-profile speakers
  • Retail Lab set to return in 2018
  • Increased footprint at NEC

Still on a high following… Full story

Glee Event Director

Glee at Spring Fair 2018:

Why has Glee added an additional show at Spring Fair?

Glee at Spring Fair has been introduced for a simple reason – Spring Fair is the UK’s No.1 Home and Gift Fair, so the… Full story

Blooming Success for Blackwood Tenant

Blooming Success for Blackwood Tenant

A green fingered Blackwood tenant has been rewarded for his skills by winning the housing and care provider’s prestigious gardening award.
 
Edward Stanton, who has been a tenant at… Full story

Tips for looking after your garden

Tips for looking after your garden when you are away

Rune Sovndahl co-founder and CEO of Fantastic Services
 
When you are preparing to head off on your holiday and have no… Full story

Royal Hedge Grows in Stature!

Royal Hedge Grows in Stature!

Royal Hedge is part of the Dongen based nursery Boomkwekerij E. de Jong in Holland.  For the past 22 years this nursery has grown young trees, 3x transplanted trees, pleached trees, big solitaire… Full story

Geoff gets growing his tash again for Hereford hospice

Geoff gets growing his tash again for Hereford hospice

A MEMBER of staff at one of the UK’s leading nurseries is this month (November, 2017) growing a moustache in aid of a hospice in Hereford.
 
Geoff Godsall, who has worked at Wyevale… Full story

PKL Helps Petersham Nurseries #CookForSyria at Covent Garden Event

PKL Helps Petersham Nurseries #CookForSyria at Covent Garden Event

PKL gave a helping hand to Petersham Nurseries on October 25th to help them put on a remarkable charity event in aid of the #CookForSyria campaign.
 
The supper club, for national… Full story

Smart Garden Products expand their award-winning team

Smart Garden Products expand their award-winning team

In October 2017, due to the continued growth of their rapidly expanding Export business, Smart Garden Products welcomed two new employees to their award-winning team based in Abingdon.

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Zest employees clock up over 3,400 miles for charity

Employees from Zest 4 Leisure, a leading trade supplier of quality timber furniture, have covered over 3,400 miles this year, raising in excess of £15,000 for Cancer Research UK, its chosen… Full story

Worrall Cup, garden centres, launched, 2017, GARDEN Centre Association

Worrall Cup for garden centres launched for 2017

THE GARDEN Centre Association (GCA) has launched its Worrall Cup competition this month (November, 2017) that is designed to find the member garden centre with the best marketing expertise.… Full story

Non-stop growth at Farplants sees key promotion

Non-stop growth at Farplants sees key promotion

Following strong growth this year for the nursery co-operative Farplants, Andy Merrick has been promoted to Head of Sales.

Andy Merrick, previously the Garden Centre Sales Manager for the… Full story