A natural summer garden

Kitchen Garden reader Peter Dean, of Cambridge, sent us this item about the joys of a summer garden. This is a reader blog and views expressed by Peter may not necessarily reflect those of the magazine. Summer is the season of growth. It is when the garden is at its most productive. There is colour from flowers, and crops of…

Horatio’s Garden spring raffle

With a host of wonderful prizes donated by various leading companies, including Gaze Burvill, The Newt, Chic Teak, Cassandra Goad, Indian Ocean, Cobra Beer, Olivia von Halle and Gardens Illustrated, the team at national charity Horatio’s Garden are hoping everyone will help them by getting involved in their spring raffle, running online with GalaBid from Monday (March 29) to Monday,…

‘BeE motorway’ is creating a buzz!

A new plan has been launched by insect charity Buglife to help pollinating insects by creating a ‘bee motorway’ across the UK. Landowners have joined together to plant pollinator-friendly flowers to create a highway that bees can travel on – and it’s creating quite the buzz! So far, they have achieved 1500 hectares of the project, but are hoping to…