14 - 16 September 2021
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Glee News

  • Over the last month, we have seen unprecedented changes in the horticulture industry due to COVID-19. With the closure of garden centres across the UK forcing growers online and the extra time at home ...
  • By now, we’ll all have read Alan Titchmarsh’s open letter for The Mail on Sunday calling for the reopening of the nation’s garden centres, in line with regulations set out for supermarkets. The TV gar ...
  • Take a look at some of our favourite acts of kindness and positivity from the Glee community the past few days.
  • Gardening sustainability: what’s shaping the future?

    30 Mar 2020 Laura Hilier from Grow Your Own
    The horticulture industry has long been flying the flag for environmental responsibility, but never more so than now with climate change concerns intensifying.
  • #InspiredbyKindness

    27 Mar 2020
    When we look back on this period, we want to be reminded that when times got hard, we came together to help each other.  
  • The Exhibition News Awards return to Evolution London, Battersea Park on 20th March 2020 to showcase outstanding achievement within the UK and global exhibition industry and we'll be there.
  • With the Horticultural Trades Association reporting that over two-thirds of British adults visit a garden centre every year, garden retail in the UK has become a hugely profitable industry.
  • According to AMA Research’s 2017 Garden Market Analysis Report the UK Garden Products market* is currently valued at £5.7billion and is expected to benefit from a 2% annual increase until 2023.
  • Flick through the pages of any trade or consumer horticultural magazine and you're likely to see a mention of the ‘trend' for green gardening. In fact, far from being a passing fad, the shift to plane ...
  • Garden centre catering is experiencing a revolution. From wood-fired pizza ovens to tapas bars, carveries and patisseries, retail managers are channelling millions of pounds worth of investment into s ...
  • Fashions come and go – and landscaping is no exception. Crazy paving and rockeries were big in the 1970s; patios became the focal point for chintzy garden furniture during the 1980s, while timber deck ...
  • The Green Heart – Glee's horticultural hub - has crowned Darby Nursery Stock as winner of its 2019 Best Green Heart Display award.