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Eat fresh this season with new edible plant collection from Seed Pantry

Eat fresh this season with new edible plant collection from Seed Pantry

Seed Pantry has launched a new range of fresh food plants to grow your own seasonal produce at home, indoors and outdoors.

Urban bee keeping workshops

Urban bee keeping workshops

With our bees continuing to face major challenges, Camilla Goddard of Capital Bee is keen to mobilise more of us to step up for bees and is holding small group taster bee keeping workshops at St Ermin's Hotel, central London during the Chelsea Fringe

Housebuilder creates a buzz with new partnership

Housebuilder creates a buzz with new partnership

Leading housebuilder David Wilson Homes has joined forces with British skincare company Bee Good to highlight its support of, and the importance of bees.

Beware of 90mph children’s trampolines and balance bikes

The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for this weekend ahead of predicted winds that could reach 90mph in exposed areas.

Great British Garden Revival returns to BBC Two

Great British Garden Revival returns to BBC Two

The award-winning series returns to BBC Two with a brand new 10-part series in January 2015. Britain's top television gardening talent will inspire viewers to save the nation's rich garden heritage.

Seed Pantry Christmas gifts that keep on growing all year round

Seed Pantry Christmas gifts that keep on growing all year round

Christmas is just around the corner and Seed Pantry offers some great gift ideas for green-fingered, grow your own fans this festive season.

London Honey Show 2014 at Lancaster London

London Honey Show 2014 at Lancaster London

Lancaster London is buzzing with excitement, as the date for the London Honey Show has just been announced as Monday, 6 October 2014, from 6-9pm.

Cost of green-fingered theft rises to £2.6m

Cost of green-fingered theft rises to £2.6m

Garden tools and equipment are some of the top items targeted by thieves, according to the UK’s leading rural insurer.

Protect your garden from thieves and vandals this summer

Nearly a quarter (23%) of those with garden sheds admit to leaving it unlocked, with more than one in ten saying they never secure it, despite the contents of a typical shed being valued at £597, according to research by M&S Bank.

Essence of Australia garden at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

Australia will take centre stage for visitors at this year’s prestigious RHS Hampton Court Flower Show in London. An inspirational Essence of Australia show garden will be presented for the first time by the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne in partnership with Tourism Victoria, Tourism Northern Territory, Qantas and leading UK tour operator, Trailfinders.

How cool is your pool?

How cool is your pool?

More than 2.9 million people go swimming at least once a week in the UK, according to Sport England’s 2013/2014 data. The figure positions swimming as the top sport in the UK by a significant margin, though in recent years the number of people getting involved in sport has also risen substantially.

How to eat from a garden - cooking with Tom Aikens

How to eat from a garden - cooking with Tom Aikens

At a recent event in London, Michelin star winning chef Tom Aikens helped out a selection of avid gardeners who use the image website Pinterest.

Grow your own this season

Grow your own this season

Summer is just around the corner and to help you start growing your own, Seed Pantry has launched a delightful new Mini Summer Allotment Starter pack containing everything you need to set up your own mini allotment.

How does your garden grow? Helpful advice promises a bumper crop

How does your garden grow? Helpful advice promises a bumper crop

Leading housebuilder Taylor Wimpey South East is urging homeowners to flex their green fingers and get growing!

Pro footballer prefers artificial pitch from LazyLawn

Pro footballer prefers artificial pitch from LazyLawn

Nottingham Forest striker Marcus Tudgay says his new artificial lawn from LazyLawn is the best purchase he ever made, and enjoys playing football on it with his seven-year-old son.