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RHS Increase Security at Chelsea Flower Show

RHS officials have increased security at the world famous Chelsea Flower Show following the bomb attack in Manchester on Monday evening, leaving 22 dead and many more injured. On Tuesday Prime Minister Theresa May raised the UK terror threat to its highest possible level, that of ‘critical’ – meaning an …

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Pensioner Evicted after Dog Dies

A pensioner is being evicted from an allotment for burying his dead dog on the site. John Johnson, 69, was told to dig up the body of border collie Max last month after complaints from other tenants. He compiled with the order from council chiefs, but has been told he …

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Remembering Geoff Hamilton

Today marks the 20th anniversary since the death of Geoff Hamilton, one of the best gardening presenters in recent decades. Geoff had a relaxed manner and made gardening accessible and encouraged everyone to “have a go”. If a few pennies could be saved Geoff was the first to point out …

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