Garry Coward-Williams, editor As a dedicated foodie I think of all food as comfort and if I didn’t impose strict dietary rules to control my intake I would be gargantuan!…

In April 2019 we dug a small wildlife pond in the garden. I say small, and it is small, and one large Koi carp would probably fill it, but it…

After a slightly longer-than-usual delay thanks to C19, our veg seeds from Mr Fothergill’s finally arrived to great excitement. Hurrah! We have three varieties of tomato, chard, runner beans and…

We seem to have a week for everything these days – National Potato Week, National Sausage Week, National Get Outraged About Something Really Strange Week. Yesterday we talked about International…

One of the most common questions we are asked is How can I make good homemade compost? Ours is all sludgy/smelly/dried out’. This week is International Compost Awareness Week –…

Garry Coward-Williams, editor Every plant variety in my garden fulfils a different role and thereby a unique place in my horticultural affections; the highlights of this year so far are…

Spring and autumn is traditionally the best time to plant evergreens. Thinking back to February and March, I recall the garden was still firmly in the grasp of winter. The…