Entries by Katherine Govier

Good Luck Hannah!

In the early hours of Friday September 3, everyone at Otter will be sending positive thoughts to team member Hannah Taunton, who is competing in the T20 1500m event at the Paralympic Games in Tokyo. Hannah flew out a few weeks ago to get acclimatized to the conditions in Japan and has now moved into […]

Coffee Shop Update

We are delighted that due to further relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions, on Monday May 17th May all our coffee shops will be open and offering indoor seating. Please visit our COVID-19 Coffee Shop FAQ. for full information and to help you plan your visit. We’d like to thank all customers for their patience whilst our […]

Seeds by Post – Call our Hotline Today!

Buy your Seeds through our phone hotline! Whilst we are in lockdown we want to help ensure you can be ready with your seeds for the new gardening season. Following the success of our Seeds by Post service introduced during the March 2020 lockdown, we have reopened our Seed Hotline service again. Whether you are […]

Not sure which seeds to choose?

If you’d like to start seed sowing whilst you are at home but not sure which seeds to buy, we can help you! By clicking on the link at the bottom you’ll find a helpful chart which provides excellent information on seed sowing and harvesting times, along with a guide on which seeds can be […]

Wincanton branch supports Yeovil Freewheelers

Thank you to generous Wincanton customers! 2020 was a very difficult year in terms of fundraising for our chosen charities, as we were unable to hold any special events as we usually do. However, customers were still able to donate to collecting tins in the garden centre. So we’d like to give a heartfelt thank […]

Otter Elves raise money for Brain Tumour Charity

It was “hi-ho hi-ho” all the way as a number of our team members in Ottery St Mary dressed as festive elves and cycled, jogged and walked to work at Otter in memory of Ottery colleague Rob Gillingham, who passed away from a brain tumour earlier this year. The elves were fundraising for Brain Tumour […]

Town centre lights up with Otter-grown tree

Christmas has come to Ottery St Mary and we are delighted to have been asked to donate a beautiful, home grown Christmas tree again this year. Our team from Otter, Ottery St Mary delivered and set up the tree in its traditional spot, outside the library in Silver Street. We were extremely grateful to Ottery […]