Autumn Dates

Don’t miss out on some great Shows this Autumn, here are our top pick:

Starting this weekend, 12-14 September, the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show includes a fun ‘giant vegetable’ competition as well as lots of activities for kids including building a ‘bug hotel’!  Other highlights include Autumn show gardens, cookery theatre and craft tents.

If you’re looking to stock up on plants, don’t miss the Hyde Hall plant festival in Chelmsford 20-21 September

This year’s  Malvern Autumn Show runs from  27-28 September, and will be headed up by celebrity gardener Monty Don!  A celebration of good food, gardening and the countryside, the Show includes cookery demonstrations, gardening talks, vegetable competitions plus vintage tractors and countryside crafts.

RHS London Autumn Harvest Show runs in from 7-8 October.

We’ve Won ‘Gold’ Again!

Our beautiful national trust paving and shingle paths have won another ‘Gold’ Award at this year’s Shrewbury Flower Show.  We also won best Stand at the Show!  Our Stand was shared with who are also one of our display centres.

Looking for our 3rd Gold Award!

We’re hoping for our third Award this week at RHS Tatton Park Flower Show.  In conjunction with beautiful glass houses, our paving has scooped Gold at both Chelsea and RHS Hampton Court this year!  Can we make it No 3 this week – watch this space!!

RHS Tatton Park Flower Show, Cheshire

Held at one of the National Trust’s flagship country house estates, this years Tatton Park Flower show runs from 23-27 July.  One of the biggest flower shows in the UK, it offers something for everyone, not just gardening enthusiasts.  Browse the Country Living ‘shopping’ marquee,  Browse local artists in the Arts & Crafts pavillion and enjoy the award winning garden displays.  Plus wine tastings, flower marquees, garden furniture and fruit & veg.  Don’t miss out on Cheshire’s best kept secret!

Family Fun this Summer!

Many of the Garden Centres and National Trust houses are running fun activities across the summer holidays. Moreton Park Garden Centre nr Chirk have different activities running every week from 30 July including a ‘reptile roadshow’!  See link for more details.

The National Trust have some fab days out this summer including the chance to visit  various locations from the Harry Potter movies, enter Batman’s Secret Lair and enjoy some fairy magic at Enchanted Forests.  See