Tag Archives: flowers

Blooming kind

Blooming kind

A mystery gardener has been bringing colour to a “nondescript” dual carriageway – by spending her days planting dozens of shrubs and flowers along the road. The kindhearted resident ...
Hanging BRA-skets

Hanging BRA-skets

Fun-loving Women’s Institute members have come up with a way to recycle unwanted underwear by making hanging baskets – out of BRAS. Each blossoming display has been created by sewing the s ...
Eden is a Garden

Eden is a Garden

Visit England has designated 2016 as the Year of the English garden so in the early summer sunshine I took some of my family to Compton Acres Gardens situated on the edge of Poole Harbour in Dorset. F ...
Blooming shame

Blooming shame

A flower shop that had been blooming for over 150 years closed its doors after being pushed out by rising rents and supermarkets. Two sisters who have run the florist shop are to retire after more tha ...