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Christmas is a special time of year in bringing people together and staff at UK based paving and walling manufacturing company, Tobermore, have embraced the spirit of the season and have come together to create an exclusive ‘Merryoke’ rendition of Ch
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As this is the season for giving, UK based paving and walling manufacturer, Tobermore, has donated an amazing £20,000 to Barnardo's in lieu of Christmas gifts. These much-needed funds will make a huge difference to the lives of vulnerable children ac
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CED Stone Group have been sponsoring show gardens at the RHS Flower Shows for over 27 years, including RHS Chelsea, RHS Hampton Court, RHS Tatton Park, RHS Malvern and RHS Cardiff.

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We had the privilege of supporting 12 show gardens at this year’s RHS

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It is a strange phenomenon that today, even though we have every conceivable labour saving gadget available, no one seems to have any spare time! Nearly every client I talk to asks for a low maintenance garden. It is therefore vital when choosing a h
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One of Tobermore’s latest product offerings, Pembury, has been installed at the new 752,334 sq ft Wellesbourne Distribution Park in Warwickshire by Urban Civil Engineering
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A stunning memorial has been unveiled in the North sea-port town of Hartlepool to mark 100 years since the town was bombarded by German warships in World War One. Tobermore are very proud to be involved in this moving tribute to those who lost their
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Alphington Retail Park in Exeter is a 23,500 sq ft development of retail warehousing and trade counter units recently constructed by Henry W Pollard & Sons. The scheme benefits from new shared car parking and the completion of a new link road into a
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Solihull Borough Council invested £500,000 in the regeneration of Hurst Lane Place, located on the Chester Road in Castle Bromwich. Works were carried out by Balfour Beatty and commenced in October 2014. The area is now complete with a fabulous new l

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A stunning memorial has recently been unveiled in the North sea-port town of Hartlepool to mark 100 years since the town was bombarded by German warships in World War One. Tobermore are very proud to be involved in this moving tribute to those who lo

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Tobermore have supplied a range of beautiful paving products for Oakhill Grange in Aberdeen, the impressive new development created by Dandara. Dandara are one of the UK’s largest independent property development companies, renowned for creating inno

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Designed by Kevin Brady Architects, the redevelopment of the Rochdale Campus at Hopwood Hall College is phase one of a highly impressive £19 million overhaul at the educational facility which includes a spectacular new landscape featuring an expanse

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Congratulations to N.T. Killingley Ltd who secured a well deserved accolade at the BALI Awards for their amazing landscape design at Uppingham School Science Block in Rutland.

Completed in 2014, the project at Uppingham School earned the company the p

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Royal Swiss Apartments, produced by Anglo Swiss, consist of an exclusive collection of fourteen one and three bedroom lavish apartments which have recently been constructed in beautiful, suburban Barnes in London. Tobermore have supplied a selection

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Angela Sharp replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Advertisement
"I started advertising in local church mags in the areas I preferred to work and have had very good results, indeed fantastic value for money from one area in particular as it's elicited most of my regular clients. It's interesting that an ad in one…"
5 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Mike Strange's discussion Artificial lawn instillation
"Sorry mate I only lay the real deal , keeps us coming back with the mower 😊"
9 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Mike Strange's discussion Artificial lawn instillation
"I agree with Andrew. As a gardener who has made a living in garden/grounds maintenance and soft landscaping I think it’s a very bad idea. People think that artificial turf is a fit and forget option. It isn’t.
It has to be maintained. It needs to be…"
10 hours ago
Andrew Midgley replied to Karsten Tomkins's discussion Income Protection
"Karsten. I too pay out monthly for Income Protection and I too am with the Exeter..... Having read your points and others responses, I am thinking I might just cancel it all together.  "
10 hours ago
Andrew Midgley replied to Mike Strange's discussion Artificial lawn instillation
"Personally as a gardener I cannot recommend the use of artificial turf except in exceptional circumstances. To me it is another product designated to landfill and as such has no environmental merit at all. "
10 hours ago
Andrew Midgley replied to Clive's discussion Walk behind seed, lawn fertiliser spreader
"This is a useful post as I am considering buying one too for occasional  use. "
11 hours ago
Luke brooks replied to Phil Voice's discussion Rise in artificial lawns threatens Britain's wildlife
"This thread is 6 years old but I've seen plenty ripped up and replaced with turf. Once a cat has shit on the stuff snd leaves composted in it. The appeal after 5 years really has worn off. The REAL grass is always greener. I accept in the right…"
16 hours ago
Adrian Noble replied to Phil Voice's discussion Rise in artificial lawns threatens Britain's wildlife
"I think that it should be subject to Planning Permission from the local Council.
Astro Turf and the likes are OK for sports grounds, but when it comes to private gardens it has nothing to add to eco system within the garden, in fact it destroys a…"
17 hours ago
John F replied to Mark's discussion Long handle Graft
"Are these tools better than a manual post hole auger or post hole spade . ? 
Also What timber post hole depth is recommended for a row of 6ft fence panels ? 
Many Thanks "
17 hours ago
Mike Strange posted a discussion
Quick questionWe are launching our gardening service business over the next month or so and are just going for standard maintenance, lawn mowing, hedge trimming, weeding, lawn mowing etc, nothing to extravagant untill we are more established ( we…
17 hours ago
Andrew Watts replied to Clive's discussion Walk behind seed, lawn fertiliser spreader
"I think you're referring to Robbie re Premier Lawns. He's using a Scotts SR2000 which has a slide flap you can lower on the RHS, as per video. It's also around £600 - good piece of kit, best spreader I'm aware of and use it oursleves.
Re £100, not…"
17 hours ago
Luke brooks replied to Clive's discussion Walk behind seed, lawn fertiliser spreader
"Morning Clive I was going to post a similar post so I'll hiJack yours lol. When using a 3 or 6 metre wide spreader how do you not spread over the edge even lawn has curved edge
the premier lawn vids in here he spreads seed but looks to spread to the…"
18 hours ago
Mike Strange replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Advertisement
"We use that system in our cleaning company , works well, will be using it in the gardening services when we launch soon"
18 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Advertisement
"Nice idea , I feel that if I can speak to the person there and then I often get a good result!!"
18 hours ago
Clive posted a discussion
Hi folks I hope all are well.I'm looking to get a more robust walk behind lawn seed,  lawn fertiliser dispenser. Looking to spend around £100 but that can be flexible for the right piece of kit.Have a great day.clive 
18 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Advertisement
"A letter and flyer to each one explaining my services and contact details.."
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Hedge Combing ?

Is there such a technique as '' hedge combing '' not cutting !I have had a request to comb a hedge which surrounds  garden . I have not seen the hedge but its described as evergreen and long but they dont know for sure .  never had to comb a hedge…

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