Saving water in your garden

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Saving water in your garden

Posted 08 / 05 / 2018

It’s no secret that the spring months can be a little bit… damp. During famed April showers and May deluges, it can seem there’ll never be a shortage of water in the garden! However, as the warmer months approach (hopefully), it’s a good idea to start thinking about how this water can be best collected, […]

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Garden jobs for February

Posted 07 / 02 / 2018

On the other side of January, the natural world around is starts to look a bit brighter pretty much immediately. Take a good look around, and you’ll see signs of spring that are bravely blossoming into life everywhere! Tell tale signs include snowdrops nodding away on the verges, birds singing earlier in the mornings, and […]

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DIY home & garden: planting a terrarium

Posted 08 / 11 / 2017

We’re definitely into winter now, and as the mercury drops it means less time spent outside in the garden. The good news is, there are plenty of ways to bring green life into your home to enjoy over the winter months – from bringing in festive plants like paperwhites and amaryllis, to selecting houseplants that […]

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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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