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    First Notcutts Garden

    A special ribbon cutting event has been held at Notcutts Garden Centre Norwich to mark the opening of the new ‘Notcutts Garden’.

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    It's in the Bag

    Squire’s Garden Centres announced that they are donating £3,847.82 to the charity Greenfingers. This is the amount of money raised from the government 5p carrier bag charge since April 2016.

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    Collaboration at Chelsea

    At 200 square metres, Hartley Botanic’s trade stand at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show will be one of the largest and most ambitious in its category.

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    Peter Avis Announced as Keynote Speaker

    Peter Avis, Restaurant Manager of Virgin Limited Edition’s Babylon restaurant in London, is set to address delegates at the HTA Catering Conference

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  • Christmas Display Winners

    Christmas Display Winners

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    • December 12, 2016

    Barton Grange and Castle Gardens have been announced as the national winners of the 2016 Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) annual Christmas competition.




  • Reader Profile: Baytree Nurseries

    Reader Profile: Baytree Nurseries

    Here Jutta Whitworth-Biehler talks to Garden & Hardware News about her family business, Baytree Nurseries and Nursery in Lincolnshire.

  • Reader Profile: Monkton Elm

    Reader Profile: Monkton Elm

    Monkton Elm is a unique garden centre destination based in central Somerset, nestled in the undulating countryside north of Taunton. We caught up with Mike Lind, Managing Director, to find out what has made this family business successful. What was the origin of the company and when was it started, when did you get involved?

  • Reader Profile: GROW London

    Reader Profile: GROW London

    Held on Hampstead Heath, GROW London combines the worlds of horticulture and contemporary design like no other show. We caught up with the founder Will Ramsay to find out more about the show.

  • Reader Profile: Gordon Castle

    Reader Profile: Gordon Castle

    The Walled Garden at Gordon Castle, is being lovingly restored to its former glory. The estate has a café serving home cooked food fresh from the Walled Garden, and a shop that sells luxury Scottish gifts and traditional food and drink­­

  • Home Owners Open To Improvement

    Home Owners Open To Improvement

    A study on home improvement, commissioned by the Travis Perkins Group, has revealed that when it comes to bigger, more complex improvement works, the majority of UK homeowners look to a professional tradesman for a solution, but most are confident in their ability to undertake odd jobs and small tasks around the home as DIY

  • A Greener Approach to Display

    A Greener Approach to Display

    Neil Farmer looks at new packaging innovations for flowers that could help prolong the shelf life of gift-style plants in garden centres   We all know how hectic it is for consumers at Christmas. The pressure is intense to get all the shopping and the other 101 things done that are necessary in the lead


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