January 23, 2018

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Garden centres scoop top awards at GCA conference -

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Smart Garden Products is bringing the Three Kings brand to Spring Fair -

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Wildlife World returns to Spring Fair in February 2018 -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Wyevale Nurseries landscape & amenity sales up by 20% -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Squire’s customers raise over £21,300 for local charities -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Garden centre in Devon wows customers with new cafe offering including ‘free from’ treats -

Friday, January 19, 2018

Catshill garden centre donates trees to Dudley Zoo -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Shoulder To Soldier makes plans at the Bents community allotment -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Perrywood presents cheques totalling over £14,000 to chosen charities -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

BBC comedian to compere GCA awards dinner -

Monday, January 15, 2018

Paradise Park Garden Centre supports town academy -

Thursday, January 11, 2018

New roads mean workers facing job losses at Willesborough Wyevale garden centre -

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Bonningtons Announces New Website Launch -

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Squire’s in Long Ditton is Garden Centre of the Year -

Monday, January 8, 2018

Donkey Sanctuary thanks Dunbar Garden Centre visitors for their festive support -

Monday, January 8, 2018

Record breaking growth for Farplants’ Christmas offering -

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Notcutts celebrates successful 120th year -

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Tong Garden Centre launches staff reward and recognition scheme -

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Dogs met Santa at Squire’s -

Monday, December 18, 2017

Bunnings Warehouse opens its first store in South Yorkshire -

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Skylark Garden Centre plant over 60,000 poppies

Children from Thomas Eaton School, Wimblington, Cambridgeshire, dug in to help nearby Skylark Garden Centre plant over 60,000 poppies in the shape of a giant poppy as part of the preparations for the annual Skylark Maize Maze, which this year marks the centenary of the First World War.  Children from Thomas Eaton School, Wimblington, dug in to help nearby Skylark Garden Centre plant more than 60,000 poppies in the shape of a giant poppy as part of the preparations for the annual Skylark Maize Maze, which this year marks the centenary of the First World War. Edward Gowler from Skylark…

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Sun shines on Millbrooks solar panels

Millbrooks

A GARDEN centre in Kent has recently been able to reap the benefits of installing solar panels on its roof. Millbrook Garden Centre in Gravesend had the panels fitted in July, 2012 and has seen a 45% saving on electricity bills in the first year compared to the previous 12 months. Matthew Upton, Manager of Millbrook Garden Centre, which is located on Station Road in Southfleet, said: “We had a 50 kilowatt peak solar PV array installed by NCS Technology on a south east facing roof of the garden centre in late July, 2012. A total of 204 panels were fitted….

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Carol Paris appointed on full time basis

HTA

Carol Paris has been appointed as full time permanent HTA Chief Executive with immediate effect. Commenting on this HTA President Caroline Owen said, “We are delighted that Carol has now joined the HTA on a full time basis. This will enable her to progress with the sterling work that she has already achieved since her appointment into the role last August.” She adds, “With Carol at the helm this will take the HTA into a new era ensuring that the organisation is fit for purpose for the benefit of the horticultural industry.” Carol was first appointed as HTA Director General…

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