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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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Hampton Court Celebrates 25 Years

The 25th anniversary of the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show has been blessed with a run of warm sunshine to greet visitors this week. Running until Sunday 5th July, the show is set in the ground of the royal palace adjacent to the River Thames as it makes it way …

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