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Jul 04
BY Angela Slater
North West Air Ambulance helicopter
Help us support the vital North West Air Ambulance service It’s that time of year again when the Hayes Staff raise funds for charity, which this year is the North West Air Ambulance. One idea put forward was for the Directors and Managers to be put in the stocks and then to be bombarded with wet sponges but for some reason they weren’t too keen on this, so instead they are going to be put in jail... READ MORE
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Apr 27
BY Angela Slater
Coniston Mountain Rescue logo badge
Be brave and take the first step to follow your dreams This story is about one of our sales team here on the internet at Hayes Garden World and is a true inspiration as to what is possible when you are brave enough to take that first step. It is written by Jenna Maryniak and first appeared in the Spring 2018 edition of Trail magazine and it is with their kind permission that we reproduce it here... READ MORE
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Apr 11
BY Angela Slater
Child with pansy in a bucket
Lots of interest in the garden for children; so make a start this week In this increasingly technological world children are becoming removed from the natural world and from where their food comes which makes introducing them to gardening an important part of their life experience. READ MORE
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Nov 01
BY Angela Slater
Floodlight Bowling League trophy winners Holme A
Holme 'A' team bowl to success to take the Floodlight League trophy Hayes Garden World were delighted to sponsor the 7 teams which made up the 1st Division of the Floodlight Bowling League competition at Victoria Bowling Club in Kendal. Fourteen clubs took part in the fiercely fought competition, with the Cumberland Building Society sponsoring the 7 teams in the 2nd Division. The competition took... READ MORE
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Jul 27
BY Angela Slater
Cartmel racecourse
BBQ team cook up a storm at Cartmel race meeting The Barbecue Shop at Hayes Garden World set up stall for the first time at Cartmel Racecourse’s BBQ weekend race meeting on Saturday 22nd July and Monday 24th. READ MORE
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Jul 10
BY Angela Slater
Fairfield Horseshoe from Hayes Garden World, Ambleside
1,000 years of human activity recognised as influencing the landscape The Lake District was awarded World Heritage status on Sunday 9th July at the UNESCO 41st session in Krakow, Poland. Out of 33 sites nominated only 3 were awarded Heritage status; along with the Lake District, Aphrodisias in Turkey and Valongo Wharf in Brazil, were both awarded the status for their archaeological heritage. READ MORE
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May 12
BY Angela Slater
Man walking in the mountains
Coniston to Barrow walk Hayes Garden World staff have a long and proud tradition of raising funds for charity and this year is no exception. In addition to collecting money through the wishing wells outside the store we have walked the 51st Coniston to Barrow (C2B), which is part of the longer Keswick to Barrow Walk (K2B) on the 6th May. The inspiration for the inception of this walk was a... READ MORE
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Apr 07
BY Angela Slater
Family in a park
Explore the world of gardening this week; find an event in your local community It’s that time of year again when we focus on emphasising the garden as a place for ourselves to relieve the stress and become more active, for new gardener’s to gain a bit of knowledge and confidence and for all of us together to enhance our own communities. READ MORE
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Apr 03
BY Angela Slater
Replica of Slater's Bridge, Little Langdale, Lake District arriving at Hayes Gar
See a miniature Slater's Bridge surrounded by our colourful garden plants A miniature copy of the famous Lake District Slater’s Bridge has arrived at Hayes Garden World to join the copy of the Bridge House, Ambleside. It is situated just outside our plant information centre in the middle of the nursery. READ MORE
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Mar 15
BY Angela Slater
'The Little Bag of....' team at The Westmorland Shopping Centre, Kendal
Young entrepreneurs at the Lakes School launch 'The Little Bag of.....' 'The Little Bag of....' team at the Westmorland Shopping Centre, Kendal (pictured above) READ MORE
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