Category Archives: Events

Go on, get out and #GrowThisSpring

This morning I felt a bit down about something, I sat watching TV and my Mum said “you need to ‘practice what you preach’, you need to go outside into the garden“. I didn’t particularly want to, to be honest … Continue reading

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My #BigGardenBirdwatch vlog – sit back, have a brew n enjoy!

This weekend has sped by, probably because I’ve squeezed so much in. If you didn’t know, it’s been the Big Garden Birdwatch and I went for it!

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HERE WE ‘GROW’ in 2018 !!!

I’ve had a really great Christmas and short break in Scotland. It’s been awesome to chillax and have a bit of time to myself, get outside and play with Buddy and my Christmas gifts. Hope you have had a great … Continue reading

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London Calling……. climate change is declared, may the battle come down!

Last week ‘London was Calling’ as I was invited by the RHS to a science lecture; called ‘gardening with a mission’ it was all about Gardening in a Changing Climate. **This is a family blog as some things were really … Continue reading

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Had an a-maze-ing time filming #GiantPumpkins with Blue Peter for #Halloween

Despite Storm Brian battering most of England last weekend, I had an a-maze-ing time  with presenter Lindsey and the crew from Blue Peter at York Maze. We were there to film the North of England stage of the International Giant … Continue reading

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What a souper Harvest Festival !

Today (8th October) I took part in Operation Farm’s Harvest Festival, serving soup to celebrate the RHS Campaign for School Gardening’s 10th Birthday and it was #souper!

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How gardening can make you feel free

This week I received a copy of the RHS Campaign for School Gardening Courses for grown ups, who work with kids; I’d been asked to write an article for it, about how gardening makes me feel free and how it … Continue reading

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