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 The RHS Show - Tatton Park

 

 

The Respiratory Educational Garden

 

The Respiratory Education Uk Garden - Bronze Award

Sally Parkinson at  Gardens and Spaces designed this garden to raise awareness of respiratory disease in the Northwest. Her design inco

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Jim Gibbon replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Hi Adam, home use might not work.....they might be too nice to resist and off to work they go :)
I've been using a holster on a big old belt which also has a clip for my gloves for a few years now and haven't lost a pair since. Works really well for…"
38 minutes ago
Jim Gibbon replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Yes, there's a  lot to be said for those bright red handles. I use quite a few a wolf Garten hand tools which are also bright red and yellow."
44 minutes ago
Jim Gibbon replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Hi Dan, it's the same old story really and one I'm sure, you know well, if a tool is going to serve well and stand the test to time the price can be secondary. It's just as well because if I want a left handed set in the Okatsune sort of style the c…"
49 minutes ago
Adam Woods replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"I went from Felco, to Wolfgarten + a few others and now back to Felco 7s. The Wolfgartens are still in the backnof the van for emergencies....but the Felcos do the job well, and are bright red....and infinitely maintainable.
Tbh we loose around 2-3…"
2 hours ago
Kris Baker replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Felco has cheaper models in their range, but their No 2 Originals are same price as Okatsune"
5 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Fleur Voice's discussion Black Lives Matter
"I know an African Caribbean painter who I have worked with a few times over the years.
Some years ago I was sat eating lunch with him and his phone rang, a builder from another job gave him a cussing when he answered.
I enquired what the problem was…"
5 hours ago
DigBandit replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"I have long harboured a set of Japanese Secs and tools  - at home I have a large number of Acers and the like that I "train" - one day I'll get round to it - however, workwise - I spent a small fortune on secs,and have lost all of them thus far.
One…"
5 hours ago
Mick Whitworth replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Good question. I bought a pair of Okatsune secateurs from Niwaki and really haven't got on with them. I find they slip around in my hand too much, and have reverted to Felco No 2s. But the very experienced gardener and plantsman I work with absolute…"
6 hours ago
Will Ranson replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Okatsune for me all the way, expensive but had my trusty pair for over 5 years now, just a new spring every 18 months or so and a tickle up with a sharpening stone now and then. Felco are good but these are on another level. Niwaki website has lots…"
6 hours ago
Neil Darby replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"I swapped from Felco No 7, (the proswivelling handle) which I had used for years. Now I have a pair of Niwaki, lovely sound that even the customers like to hear, clicking away. Nothing to go wrong with them as all one piece of hardened steel, keep t…"
6 hours ago
Steven Mills replied to Steven Mills's discussion Fieldmotion Ltd
"Hi Richard - No I didn't move forward on this or any other software as yet.Any feedback from the friend on FM?"
6 hours ago
dan replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Okatsune all the way -- good value for money - nice design and lovely noise when snipping -- treat yourself to the Toshibo ones if price isnt an issue. "
7 hours ago
Will posted a discussion
I've decided to take the plunge.I currently use an FS131R for strimming and long reach hedge cutting and occasionally for use with a pole pruner.It's a beast of a machine and too powerful for most of the strimming work, but although heavy, eats long…
7 hours ago
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7 hours ago
Richard Stone replied to Steven Mills's discussion Fieldmotion Ltd
"Hi Steven, I just responded to your enquiry re Winchester, which I came across when searching Fieldmotion on this site.  We are looking at various software options and a friend of mine has recently mentioned Fieldmotion.
Did you get any further with…"
8 hours ago
Chris Fox posted a discussion
hi all just wondering what you guys use for on site shelters currently have a pop up gazebo but as most of my private jobs are fairly secure i can leave some tools on site and was wondering if you guys use anything other than a tarp to keep them dry…
19 hours ago
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Going Electric

I've decided to take the plunge.I currently use an FS131R for strimming and long reach hedge cutting and occasionally for use with a pole pruner.It's a beast of a machine and too powerful for most of the strimming work, but although heavy, eats long…

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onsite shelter

hi all just wondering what you guys use for on site shelters currently have a pop up gazebo but as most of my private jobs are fairly secure i can leave some tools on site and was wondering if you guys use anything other than a tarp to keep them dry…

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