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These popular plants provide a splash of early colour during the winter months and into early Spring. In numerous shades they will tolerate most garden soils and conditions making them an excellent low maintenance choice.

The new season’s range of autumn flowering bulbs have arrived in store along with some beautiful planters and pots. Lovely in borders but equally so planted in containers, bulbs such as Lilies, Dahlia and Begonias offer a stunning and simple way of introducing some vibrant colours to your late summer and autumn Garden. Come and chat to our experts who can recommend varieties for your requirements and advise you on all the tools you could need for planting.

In order to make way for all our new season stock that will be arriving soon, all remaining Christmas stock is now reduced by 50% so come along and find a bargain ready for Christmas 2014!

We are pleased to launch our fantastic Winter sale with discounts in every department! From clothing collections with 25% off, to Christmas items all with at least a 25% reduction you can be sure to find a bargain in every part of the store. Keep an eye on the special offers as they will change regularly as we sell out!

Father Christmas is in his Grotto at the following times this week

  • 17th December 1.00 to 4.30
  • 20th December 11.30 to 4.30
  • 21st/22nd December 11 to 3.30
  • 23rd December 11 to 3.00

As always our Grotto is a magical cosy place for Santa to welcome his guests; we charge £1 per child with every penny donated to our adopted Charity, this year it is The Nottinghamshire Hospice. Every visitor has time for a chat with Santa, and then he offers them a sweet treat and a tag to write their Wish for Christmas to hang on our big Wish Tree. Last year over £3000 was raised for our Charity and we are really hoping to do even better this...

We are always delighted to welcome local choirs and bands to perform in the store over Christmas so we are delighted do so again this year. The Choral performances are as follows.

Saturday 7th December 11.00 a.m - Nottingham Girls High School

Tuesday 10th December 10.00 a.m - St John’s Primary School Colwick

Tuesday 10th December 2.00 p.m - Porchester Junior School

Tuesday 17th December 12.00 p.m - Westdale Junior School

Thursday 19th December 2.00 p.m - Mapperley Plains Primary School

Sunday 21st December 2.00 p.m - Acapella

Do come along to the centre and enjoy the performances, it is a great way to get into the...

Our Christmas events are in full swing and we still have many more exciting events planned!

The first Breakfast with Santa activity is on Saturday; tickets sold out really quickly but we still have some availability for Teatime with Santa. Just call in to the Customer Services desk in the store where you can book your places and purchase your tickets; at only £4.99 for a teatime treat, goodie bag and time with Santa these are dates not to be missed. Teatime with Santa tickets are available for Wednesday 11th and 18th December from 3.30 to 4.45 and open to children 3 years and over. Santa will be joining his guests at 3.40 to make sure...

From Monday 11th November the tickets are available in store at customer services! Come along and spend some extra time with Santa in the Garden room of the Coffee shop on the following dates 

  • Wednesday 4th December 3.30 to 4.45
  • Wednesday 11th December 3.30 to 4.45
  • Wednesday 18th December 3.30 to 4.45

Santa will arrive at around 3.45 once all the guests have settled, giving everyone the chance to arrive in time- we don’t want anyone to miss out on time with our very special visitor!

There will be a real party atmosphere with all the children sharing tables with Santa and the Elves along with a tea time treats box,...