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Speakers announced for Spring Fair @ Home

Speakers announced for Spring Fair @ Home

This year, Hyve Group’s UK portfolio will be going virtual, including Spring Fair @ Home which will be taking place…
Whartons Nurseries partners with Joy of Plants for webshop image library

Whartons Nurseries partners with Joy of Plants for webshop image library

One of the UK’s largest grower of roses has this month partnered with a plant information company to offer its…
Garsons’ new building supports footfall between farm shop and garden centre

Garsons’ new building supports footfall between farm shop and garden centre

A contemporary link building created at Garsons Esher to connect its farm shop and garden centre has been hailed an…
Weber Barbecues introduces product for Kamado cooking trend

Weber Barbecues introduces product for Kamado cooking trend

Weber’s latest barbecue, the Weber Summit® Kamado, fits the trend for modern ceramic ‘eggs’ which use the traditional Kamado cooking…
Char-Broil fires up UK business with new appointment

Char-Broil fires up UK business with new appointment

Due to the continued growth of the brand in the UK, Char-Broil has appointed Elliot May as its new key…
GCA announces virtual regional meetings

GCA announces virtual regional meetings

Members of the Garden Centre Association (GCA) will still be able to get together for their regional meetings in a…
Smiemans Projecten and Ebtech Glasshouse Systems collaborate

Smiemans Projecten and Ebtech Glasshouse Systems collaborate

Netherlands-based Smiemans Projecten has joined forces with Ebtech Glasshouse Systems Ltd to offer their combined services to the UK garden…
Harrogate Christmas & Gift moves to early May

Harrogate Christmas & Gift moves to early May

Harrogate Christmas & Gift has been delayed until May due to the latest lockdown restrictions. The show would typically take…
Dobbies release podcast to mark first Stroke Prevention Day

Dobbies release podcast to mark first Stroke Prevention Day

Dobbies Garden Centres teamed up with the Stroke Association to mark Stroke Prevention Day. The first of its kind in…
Sussex garden centre closes ‘to support our NHS’

Sussex garden centre closes ‘to support our NHS’

Rushfields Plant Centre and Farm Shop has taken the decision to close its garden centre as the number of coronavirus…
HTA Market Update shows impact of rollercoaster year in 2020

HTA Market Update shows impact of rollercoaster year in 2020

Last year saw the ornamental horticulture industry cope with a year of extraordinary crisis and change amidst tough coronavirus restrictions…
2021 date revealed for Harrogate Fashion Week

2021 date revealed for Harrogate Fashion Week

Harrogate Fashion Week has announced the dates for the spring/summer 2022 edition. Dates of 1 – 2 August have been confirmed…
Garden centre boss calls for united approach to COVID

Garden centre boss calls for united approach to COVID

A garden centre boss is urging the industry to stick to the latest set of government guidelines or face being…
Tong Garden Centre takes on first apprentice

Tong Garden Centre takes on first apprentice

A Bradford garden centre has appointed its first apprentice. The people and culture team at Tong Garden Centre has partnered…
Hozelock’s head of UK sales retires after more than two decades

Hozelock’s head of UK sales retires after more than two decades

After more than 25 years with Hozelock, head of UK sales, Peter Martin is retiring from the business. In the…
STANLEY Security announces ‘Next Generation Security’ webinar

STANLEY Security announces ‘Next Generation Security’ webinar

STANLEY Security is hosting a free-to-attend Next Generation Security webinar on Thursday 11 February 2021 looking at how to create…
Dobbies raises more than £1m for Teenage Cancer Trust

Dobbies raises more than £1m for Teenage Cancer Trust

Dobbies Garden Centres has hit a major fundraising milestone, raising more than £1m for UK-wide charity, Teenage Cancer Trust. Teenage…
HTA asks for Welsh garden centres to remain open

HTA asks for Welsh garden centres to remain open

Garden centres should be allowed to remain open under new lockdown rules in Wales, argues the HTA. Reacting to the…
First flowerpot with CO2 Neutral® label

First flowerpot with CO2 Neutral® label

Dutch company Capi Europe has been awarded the CO2 Neutral® company label for its climate-neutral production methods. Every flower pot…
Biggest garden centre in Denmark almost complete

Biggest garden centre in Denmark almost complete

Completion of the 12,000 m2 garden centre for Plantorama is in sight. Smiemans Projecten started this spring with this project…
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