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I write as Mandy WATSON but Google's too stupid to let me change back into my maiden name without throwing a complete wobbler.
I write as Mandy WATSON but Google's too stupid to let me change back into my maiden name without throwing a complete wobbler.

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NEW: Year of the Marigold 2018 - best varieties from seed. #gardening

Fleuroselect’s Flower of the Year I wrote a post on marigolds and calendulas nearly a year ago, not having a clue that 2018 would be named as the Year of the Marigold – no, I don’t predict lottery numbers. Fleuroselect, the international organisation for…
Year of the Marigold 2018 |
Year of the Marigold 2018 |
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NEW: Magnificent 7 #pumpkins from Mr Fothergill's. #Halloween #gardening

Celebrate Halloween 2018 with these home-grown stars Autumn and Halloween, in particular, is the time for pumpkins, squashes, and gourds to shine – here are seven picked out by Mr Fothergill’s. As the firm’s Kentford trials ground is closing down for the…
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NEW: RHS bans 9 overseas plants from shows to stop Xylella bacteria from reaching UK. #gardening #horticulture

Drastic action to stop destructive bacteria reaching the UK Nine plants grown overseas have been banned from all of the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) shows in 2018, beginning with the Chelsea Flower Show, in a bid to stop a devastating form of…
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NEW: Beamish Museum: October half-term - a song and dance flavour! #northeastengland

Week-long musical celebration, October 21-29 Beamish Museum is a great place to take the kids this half-term – whatever the weather, there are plenty of things both indoors and out to keep them amused. The themes this holiday are very much music and…
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NEW: Majestic Armed Forces Memorial holm oaks a decade on at the National Memorial Arboretum. #remembrance #veterans

Barcham Trees’ fitting tribute to fallen heroes A decade after the Armed Forces Memorial was dedicated in the presence of HM The Queen, in October 2007, the pyramidal holm oaks have been clipped into circular forms. The trees, supplied by Barcham Trees,…
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NEW: Paton twins break UK pumpkin record with this monster! #gardening #Halloween

Paton twins head list of four record breakers It was a record-breaking weekend at last weekend’s Jubilee Sailing Trust Autumn Pumpkin Festival and Scarecrow Avenue in Southampton, where four British records were broken. The event, at Netley, sponsored by…
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NEW: #Gardening smiley collectables for kids, cats and Secret Santa gifts!

Mr Fothergill’s adds new faces to children’s growing kits Seedsman Mr Fothergill’s is adding to its children’s Munakuppi grow kit range with four new smiley face characters and four cool cats, creating a series of 14 ceramic planters for bedroom…
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NEW: Cool Gardens: Rowntree Park, York - a rest from the bustle of the city. #heritage #volunteers #gardening

Restful park near York city centre Another in my Cool Gardens series – and another from York. Rowntree Park is new to me and I imagine to a lot of tourists, but not to the locals. Next time you’re in the city, make a detour and get some fresh air back…
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NEW: Cutting-edge #Gardening tools from Darlac for #Christmas!

Cutting-edge tools make pruning easy Having the right tools for the job makes gardening easier and much more pleasurable – what could be better than a Christmas gift from Darlac? Their garden tools are great quality at down-to-earth prices – here’s a look…
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NEW: Shocking results - best and worst kids' menus at restaurant chains. #healthyeating #obesity

Soil Association and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall reveal shocking statistics A new league table ranking children’s food in 25 of the UK’s most popular restaurant chains was published on World Obesity Day (October 11), by the Soil Association’s Out to Lunch…
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