Make your dad’s day with a trip to remember

Make your dad’s day with a trip to remember

Father’s Day is fast approaching; here are some ideas courtesy of the National Garden Scheme to give Dad a special treat. Whether your dad is an allotment ace, a horticultural hero or simply a cake connoisseur, take him to visit one of the 234 National Garden Scheme gardens open over Father’s Day weekend for a celebration with a difference. There…
Gorgeous gardens to open for charity

Gorgeous gardens to open for charity

Cake and cups of tea will add to summer’s delights as hundreds of gardens, large and small, throw open their gates next month. The National Garden Scheme’s Festival Weekend 2018 will see gardens open for charity in all counties across England and Wales on June 2 and 3 – giving everyone access to private gardens in their area during one…

Podcast 19: The power of yellow

The Kitchen Garden Magazine Podcast – packed full of hints, tips and advice from the team. Welcome to episode 19 of the Kitchen Garden Podcast. Despite some initial reservations, allotment champion Steve Neal recounts the success of opening up an allotment site in Somerset to the National Garden Scheme. As an allotment association you get used to receiving a regular…