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Coffee Shop Changes on April 12th

We are delighted that, due to further relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions on Monday April 12th, we will be opening up some of our coffee shops once more. To make sure we are able to operate safely and within COVID-19 guidelines, our coffee shops will be open as below: From Monday April 12th our Ottery St […]

Support for Shekinah Mission

Staff and customers at our Plymouth garden centre raised over £3,550 during 2019 for local charity Shekinah Mission. Donations came through a variety of events and initiatives, from the collecting tins at the tills to staff raffles, plus a visit from traditional woodturners who generously donated £350. In addition, the Christmas launch day and festive […]

Fantastic fundraising for Hospiscare

The charity team at our Ottery St Mary Garden Centre has revealed a fantastic total of over £11,500 raised for 2019 charity of the year, Hospiscare. Branch Manager, John Giblin says “Our fundraising efforts were helped immensely by the help we had from the Otter Vale Friends of Hospiscare, a local group of volunteers who […]

Laying the path to a better experience

Our Ottery St Mary team were pleased to help out at the WESC Foundation at West Hill recently by laying tarmac paths on the site. This means that there is vastly improved access for wheelchairs, and better access for students and community users to get to all parts of the site, including areas that were […]

Supporting the blood bikes – take two!

For the second year in a row, our Wincanton branch raised funds for local blood bike charity, Yeovil Freewheelers EVS. During 2019, just over £1600 was raised through a combination of collecting tins at the tills and visits from the blood bikes. The animated reindeer Christmas display that proved so popular in the previous year once […]