Hedges: choose the best for your garden

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Hedges: choose the best for your garden

Posted 05 / 03 / 2018

The British hedgerow is a thing of wonder, isn’t it? I love to take country walks with my girls and see what we can find growing and sheltering in the verdant, century-old greenery along the lanes. It’s easy to see why you might choose to add some hedging to your garden – screening, decoration, or […]

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Planting for autumn colour

Posted 19 / 09 / 2017

I don’t know about you, but for me over the past few weeks things have really started feeling… well, autumnal. Although 2017’s autumn doesn’t officially start until this Thursday, I’m pretty sure that’s just a technicality – according to the golden drifts of leaves on the ground, and chilly evenings anyway. I love this time […]

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Love Your Home & Garden: episode three

Posted 13 / 09 / 2017

This week we transform the home and garden of Richard and Ann Price, a couple who spend their lives giving to others. Richard has been a volunteer with the Samaritans for 42 years and met Ann, a fellow volunteer there 35 years ago. Over the last 10 years they have fostered over 20 children together and they […]

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Love Your Home & Garden: episode two

Posted 06 / 09 / 2017

Manisha and Rajeev are childhood sweethearts and have been together since meeting at a wedding when Manisha was just fourteen. Aahhh…! They bought their dream house in 2003, five years after they got married. It was an old house, but one they could envisage being in together and eventually raising a family in.  The couple enjoyed their home, but […]

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Love Your Home & Garden

Posted 30 / 08 / 2017

This week in Banbury, we transform our first ever home AND garden for an incredible family and their two amazingly strong and courageous little girls. Claudia and Leonie are young carers for their mother Donna who suffered loss of vision after a cardiac arrest and also has breast cancer.  Donna, 44, is a teaching assistant in a primary school. One day out of […]

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Love Your Garden episode nine: boxing bolthole

Posted 23 / 08 / 2017

This week we created not one, but two gardens for Marcellus Baz, the founder of Nottingham School of Boxing and Switch Up, an organisation focused on mentoring young people out of a life of criminality and providing them with the life skills to be a positive member of society. Marcellus, or Baz as he is known, was born […]

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