wild summer flowers
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How to get more from the great outdoors

Written by Beth Bright

May is almost here and that (hopefully) means more time outside. Here’s how to have fun in the sun. Outdoor living We know how up and

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Different coloured hand prints
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Welcome to our latest team member: Hilary Hansford

Written by Beth Bright

How a shed led to a whole new career When Hilary Hansford, 23, walked into John Bright’s country store to buy a shed, she never dreamed

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rabbit in field of daisies
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School’s out. Our guide to happy Easter holidays

Written by Beth Bright

Schools break up for Easter today so here’s our take on what to do in the holidays with the kids and grandkids. Table talk The RSPB’s latest birdwatch

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Orange and yellow tulips against a blue sky
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Spring. Blooming lovely

Written by Beth Bright

It’s been a week of beautiful weather when spring really is in the air. The garden is full of birds busy from dawn till dusk, while on the

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Tree of hearts illustration
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Mamma Mia! Mother’s Day, Sunday 31st March

Written by Beth Bright

Mum. A word that says home, love, laughter, support. Sure, you do the occasional eye roll when mum states the obvious: it’s cold, you look tired or that lawn could do with

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Garden bamboo canes tied together
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Reach for the sky. Bamboo canes

Written by Beth Bright

Sow easy Bamboo canes are a gardener’s go to. They are light yet strong, happy to stand outside in all weathers and come in all sizes. Use

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lamb standing in straw
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Lambing time

Written by Beth Bright

Even though it’s cold, dark and I’m sleep deprived, seeing a lamb being born is one of the best feelings. It’s joy at how incredible nature is,

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Corner Clipex posts
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Clipex comes to town

Written by Beth Bright

Guaranteed 30 years The weather was bright, a great start for our Clipex fencing demonstration here at the country store on 13th February. Invited guests gathered

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Clipex fencing higher definition
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Clipex stock fencing. Easy does it

Written by Beth Bright

We are now approved stockists We are very pleased to announce we are now approved stockists for Clipex fencing and are holding a demonstration event on Wednesday 13th February between

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Jack Russell dog licking mouth looking at food bowl
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Free food with every pet home *OFFER*

Written by Beth Bright

Home from home Our special winter warmer offer is all about pets feeling safe, cosy and well fed. Whether you have a big dog or small rabbit,

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Shed with windows
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Safe, secure, sorted

Written by Beth Bright

As winter bites, make sure garden tools and equipment are stored away from the worst of the weather. A shed or garden building is also a

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