GardenSite Donates Christmas Tree To Arthur Terry Winter Concert

Wildlife

Showcasing young musical talent, this year's Winter Concert at Arthur Terry School was an outstanding success and took place against the stunning backdrop of a Christmas Tree donated by GardenSite.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Thursday, 21st of December, 2017.

New Street Station Christmas Tree And Selfie Competition

Arthur Terry

It was quite an honour for GardenSite to be asked to supply the Christmas Tree to Birmingham New Street Station this year, and to celebrate we're offering a Champagne High Tea to the winners of a seasonal selfie competition.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Tuesday, 19th of December, 2017.

Our Top Light Up Christmas Penguins

Media

Although from the southern hemisphere, while Santa Claus hails from the North Pole, penguins are essential Christmas characters and Andy Taylor explains how to complete your decorations with this quirky flightless bird.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Friday, 21st of November, 2014.

GardenSite Donates Christmas Tree To Hospice

Christmas Lights

Our garden centre has been part of the local community for over 60 years, so when one of our partners, David Coton, received a request to donate a Christmas tree to a nearby hospice, he had no hesitation in helping them out.

Author: Robert Hall

Written by Robert Hall.
Published on Wednesday, 7th of December, 2016.

Why Choose Premier Branded Christmas Lights

John Taylor Hospice

There's a huge selection of Premier Christmas Lights, and it's no wonder why they are market leaders judging by the variety and innovation that's on offer. This is Andy Taylor's guide to their range of top quality lights and decorations.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Monday, 28th of November, 2016.

The Best Twig Trees Available To Buy

Christmas Lights

Glistening and glittering, Christmas Twig Trees provide a superb backdrop of sparkling light both inside the house and in the garden. Nathan James Dodd reviews a range of trees that have increased in popularity tremendously over recent years.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Wednesday, 11th of November, 2015.

Caring for Citrus Plants

Christmas Trees

You may well have received a citrus plant as a present at Christmas or the New Year. David Coton shares his knowledge on how best to look after these attractive plants that will bear fruit if provided with ideal environment.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 16th of February, 2015.

Lighting Your Home This Christmas

Fruit

With technology evolving and an increasing emphasis on energy efficiency, there is now a far greater choice of Christmas lighting. Robert Hall discovers what type of lights will be trending this year.

Author: Robert Hall

Written by Robert Hall.
Published on Thursday, 27th of November, 2014.

Premier Decorations at Harrogate Christmas and Gift Fair 2014

Christmas Lights

Robert Hall, Senior Partner at GardenSite, had the pleasure of visiting Harrogate Christmas & Gift Fair on Sunday 12th January along with his wife Kay and business partner Simon Whitehead.

Author: Robert Hall

Written by Robert Hall.
Published on Tuesday, 14th of January, 2014.

GardenSite Supports Cancer Charity Over Christmas

Christmas Lights

GardenSite has been associated with the Sutton Coldfield branch of Breast Cancer Now for many years, and through various fund raising schemes and a generous donation from Legal & General, we have been able to present a cheque for £550 to this marvellous charity.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Friday, 11th of January, 2013.

How to Change Bulbs in Your Christmas Lights

Seasonal

It shouldn't come as a complete surprise that strings of Christmas lights that are used for a fortnight or so and then stored as a tangled heap, perhaps in a damp loft, sometimes fail when they emerge the following year. However, changing light bulbs, whether indoor or outdoor, should be a very simple procedure if you follow a few straightforward guidelines.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 12th of November, 2012.

Types of Christmas Window Lights

Christmas Lights

Window Lights are a wonderful way to greet visitors to your house at Christmas, and here Andy Taylor reviews a contemporary and traditional range of Candlesticks, Welcome Lights and Silhouettes.

Author: Andrew Taylor

Written by Andrew Taylor.
Published on Tuesday, 13th of December, 2016.

Christmas Lights for Queen Elizabeth Hospital Charity

Christmas Lights

Myself and Andrew Hall, Partner at Hall’s Garden Supplies / www.GardenSite.co.uk today had the pleasure of visiting Fisher House at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham to donate and install outdoor Christmas Lights on their real Christmas Tree.

Author: David Coton

Written by David Coton.
Published on Monday, 16th of December, 2013.

How Eco Friendly Can a Wooden Reindeer Be?

Fisher House

Chopping down trees to make wooden reindeer does not initially seem to be eco friendly. Particularly if the reindeer are sold for profit as part of the ever rolling Christmas market. But think again, as David Hall has.

Author: Robert Hall

Written by Robert Hall.
Published on Thursday, 31st of October, 2013.