Famous gardening celebrities all set for Chorley Flower Show

Two of the most well-known names in the horticultural world are set for Chorley after organisers announced they would be making special appearances at Chorley Flower Show. Hundreds of people have already booked their tickets for the Chorley Council-run event, which will see Gardeners’ World presenter Carol Klein and garden designer, broadcaster, and author Chris … Read more

Get your entries in for Chorley Flower Show

Gardening enthusiasts will be able to submit their entries for the award-winning Chorley Flower Show as the amateur section is now open for applications. After the phenomenal success of the first two shows Chorley Council is urging gardeners and floral artists of all ages to take the opportunity of entering this year’s event. There are … Read more

Famous gardening celebrities all set for Chorley Flower Show

Two of the most well-known names in the horticultural world are set for Chorley after organisers announced they would be making special appearances at Chorley Flower Show. Hundreds of people have already booked their tickets for the Chorley Council-run event, which will see Gardeners’ World presenter Carol Klein and garden designer and television presenter Joe … Read more

Free Tree Scheme 2015

Keen gardeners can put their names down for West Lancashire Borough Council’s successful Free Tree Scheme which is being launched again on Monday 12 October 2015. The Free Tree Scheme, first introduced in October 2008, aims to improve the Borough’s environment and attract more wildlife into our gardens by encouraging residents to plant more trees. … Read more

Mini gardeners learn new skills

A team of green-fingered, young gardeners have helped to transform part of Bewsey Community Park thanks to funding from the council’s central neighbourhood board. The children, from Bewsey Lodge Primary School, were taught how to weed the beds, use tools appropriately and how to plant herbs correctly. Funding was awarded to The Friends of Bewsey … Read more