Happy Father's Day message on wooden board
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Make his Father’s Day with a He Shed

Written by Beth Bright

It’s time to celebrate the man in your life. The one who loves you unconditionally even when you scratched his car, didn’t walk the dog and

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Metal gate made from gardening tools
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The right tools for the job

Written by Beth Bright

It’s every gardener’s frustration. You’ve just dug a hole and suddenly the trowel handle snaps. Or the spade. Or those secateurs don’t lock shut anymore. Your planting plans are scuppered

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Make it a summerhouse summer

Written by Beth Bright

Things are hotting up. Now June and summer have finally arrived, it’s time to eat al fresco, enjoy the garden and make the most of the longest

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Women with backpacks on holiday
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Bank Holiday weekend

Written by Beth Bright

The weekend began early with one of the most famous gardeners in the world visiting Bridport: Prince Charles. He came to the recently renovated Literary & Scientific

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changing of the guards
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Here comes the royal wedding

Written by Beth Bright

The weather looks good, the rehearsals are over and the cake is made. Like any other wedding there have been hiccups along the way but when

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Compost. A guide (and special offer)

Written by Beth Bright

What’s compost all about?  Garden compost is made from breaking down organic matter like food waste. Then there’s the compost you buy in bags which is a mix

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Open plan summerhouse
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Your summer getaway

Written by Beth Bright

Here comes the sun… What better way to enjoy warmer days in your garden than relaxing in a light and airy summerhouse? It’s the perfect place to

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Capital letter B with rubies
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Happy ruby wedding anniversary Mr & Mrs Bright

Written by Beth Bright

We celebrated a very special occasion recently: John and Bridget Bright’s 40th wedding anniversary. After four years together, my mum and dad married on April 8 1978

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Garden with tulips, trowel and gloves
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Garden variety

Written by Beth Bright

At last, it’s April and longer warmer days lay ahead. Now is the time to get out in the garden and give the ground the TLC

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Decorated eggs with bunny ears
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Happy Easter!

Written by Beth Bright

Easter is a time of celebration. Sunday 1 April marks Easter day when Christians believe Jesus rose from the dead. It’s also an occasion when eating chocolate, going

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Child with chalk board sign Happy Mother's Day
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Make your mum’s day

Written by Beth Bright

She’s always been there. She’s the one who got you up for school, got you to where you needed to be and well, just got you.

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