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RHS Flower Show Tatton Park 24

Photo Gallery: RHS Flower Show, Tatton Park, 2017

Jul 27, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: RHS Flower Show, Tatton Park, 2017

Take a look at these bright snaps from the RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park. The weather appeared to shine for the family day out featuring young and upcoming garden designers. 

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Julie Goodyear

The day I met Bet Lynch in a bathroom showroom

Aug 12, 2016 Comments Off on The day I met Bet Lynch in a bathroom showroom

I’ve learnt many things in this life, one of them being this: if you get an email from your editor asking if you’d like to join Julie Goodyear for some Corrie-related gardening, you say yes.

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Gorgeous Gorse Hill at Dig the City

Photo Gallery: Dig the City, Manchester

Aug 12, 2015 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Dig the City, Manchester

A selection of photos from Dig the City 2015, Manchester by Northern Soul’s Head Photographer Chris Payne.

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Rachel de Thame

Rachel de Thame talks to Northern Soul about her passion for plants

Aug 20, 2014 Comments Off on Rachel de Thame talks to Northern Soul about her passion for plants

It’s typical Manchester weather, the kind that sneaks through open doorways and under large awnings and marquees.

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The aspirational shouldn’t garden

Jun 15, 2014 Comments Off on The aspirational shouldn’t garden

Chelsea Flower Show is over. Take a deep breath. Step away from social media. Allow your blood pressure to return to normal.

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LifeonPigRow2011

Life on Pig Row: Learning to Swear

Apr 18, 2014 Comments Off on Life on Pig Row: Learning to Swear

Digging is a four letter word. Don’t believe me? Do some.

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Life on Pig Row

Life on Pig Row: a life, not a lifestyle

Mar 1, 2014 Comments Off on Life on Pig Row: a life, not a lifestyle

We arrived at Pig Row during a storm, Carol was seven months pregnant, I was recovering from spinal problems and the movers hated us for having so many books.

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