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Where to put solar lights to make sure they actually work

Solar-powered lights are by far the most cost-effective and energy-efficient way to bring some illumination to your garden when the sun goes down. Not all of us have the luxury of being a landscape designer, so it’s tricky to know how to choose, position and maintain lighting to get the most out of your space.

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Baking with kids: 7 ingredient hacks to avoid a trip to the shop

If you’re trying to bake cakes with a not-so-well-stocked store cupboard, never fear. These easy ingredient swaps will help you make delicious buns without a last-minute dash to the shops…

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The Bug Files: Know the enemy attacking your greenhouse

There’s a titanic battle going on in your greenhouse.

While your pretty plants are popping up, pesky pests are ready to take them down. From weevils to whitefly – everyone’s looking for a slice of your harvest; nibbling leaves, sucking sap and causing a general all-round nuisance.

Fear not, we’ve got the lowdown on the perpetrators, and how to fight back…

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Marlie Packer

Marlie's Rugby World Cup 2017 Send-Off

Our very own Plumber, Marlie Packer is a key part of the England squad for the women’s Rugby World Cup 2017. The tournament is taking place in Ireland this month and England, the Red Roses, are the reigning World Champions so we’re all hoping that open side flanker Marlie will come back in September with her second winner’s medal.

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Alys Fowler

Controlling pests and disease in your garden

A healthy garden has pests and diseases, sometimes lots, sometimes just a few. Many things that are pests to us are food for something else. They are part of the ecosystem and a healthy garden can sustain them without damage.

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The Blands

Toddler-friendly Summer holiday

Taking a child who is definitely operating in toddler rather than baby mode on holiday brings with it whole new set of challenges!

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Alys Fowler

Getting the best out of your flowering plants

Summer is here and she’s being kind so far and everything is growing fast. A well-timed chop back now can persuade Spring flowering species to have another go.

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Alys Fowler

Ways to control slugs and snails in your garden

You can control slugs and snails with any kind of bait, organic or traditional. Explore all the options with Alys.

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