GARDENING

Nigel Heath visits four French gardens

Nigel Heath visits four French gardens

I am always wary of making generalisations but having been a regular holiday visitor to Normandy and Brittany, I have come to realise that the French view of gardens is rather different to ours just o ...
Getting to grips with gardening: Where to start

Getting to grips with gardening: Where to start

Do you want to start a garden, but are unsure how to get going? Don’t worry – in this post, we’ll cover off all the basic steps of gardening for beginners and provide you with the information yo ...
Signs of spring at last!

Signs of spring at last!

It’s felt like a cold winter so far, but apparently, January temperatures in England and Wales were 1°C above the long-term average, triggering wildlife to stir from its winter slumber earlier than us ...