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This week saw the start of a new 10 part gardening series commissioned by the BBC – The Great British Garden Revival.  The concept is  that each one hour programme is split in two with each half focussing on an area of garden that the producers presumably think is interesting to the viewer; naturally each half  hour is presented by what one commentator called ‘the great and good of the gardening world’…. Read More

I try very hard to be a glass half full person and to try to find a positive side to things but sometimes I feel that I am flogging a dead horse, so to speak, and I should just accept the fact that I am really irritated.  What is irritating me? Well it’s the apparent notion that gardeners and people interested in horticulture are simple people who can be fobbed off with… Read More