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National Allotments Week

Allotments are a time-capsule, a retreat from the non-stop pace of modern society where you can enjoy the simple pleasures of relaxing in a communal space with your friends and neighbours. Often something that gets overlooked, or dismissively passed off … Continue reading

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What to do with the Indian Summer…

We have it on good authority (The Mirror, Metro AND The Telegraph!) that an Indian Summer could hit the UK from this week… With temperatures up to 24 degrees this week, we must be grateful for this respite, following a highly disappointing … Continue reading

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Focusing on Raised Beds…

We’ve advised our customers today that they don’t necessarily need to look for “scaffold boards” to build their raised beds. What they need is unbanded timber (or ungraded scaffold boards) and this is something we can supply in a variety … Continue reading

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Effectively working together….

Last week saw a really interesting meeting take place for us at Forestrall Timber & Fencing Merchants. It was a meeting focussed on collaboration and a lesson in how to effectively join together with other companies in order that each … Continue reading

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Has Spring finally sprung…?

We hope that you all had an enjoyable Easter break? I’m sure that we saw the sun, albeit briefly and regardless of the fact that it didn’t help to increase the temperature! The clocks have now changed, so Spring is … Continue reading

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Do you recognise that yellow thing in the sky….?

I do believe that we’re seeing that lesser known phenomenom – the sun! And that might even be a bit of blue sky surrounding it! This past few days have positively felt Spring like and so our thoughts turn to … Continue reading

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Still the build up to Christmas….

Last week was our first mention of Christmas, and as we move further and further into December, the excitement builds. How many people have adhered to the “12 days before, 12 days after” tradition with regard to putting up their … Continue reading

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