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Old Barn Garden Centre Forest Fairies Letter Hunt Winner

16th January 2020

Jackson, 5, from Partridge Green won The Budding Foundation Letter Hunt Competition. continue reading

Paradise Park Christmas Colouring Competition Winner

15th January 2020

Millie-Rose wins the Paradise Park Christmas colouring competition. continue reading

Old Barn Garden Centre Christmas colouring competition winner

14th January 2020

Olivia collects her prize for winning the Christmas colouring competition at Old Barn Garden Centre. continue reading

Santa's Elf Hunt Winners at South Downs

10th January 2020

Emilly-Mai and her cousin Max won Santa's Elf Hunt at South Downs Nurseries. continue reading

Colouring Competition Winner at South Downs Nurseries

10th January 2020

4-year-old Nancy from Hurstpierpoint won the Christmas Colouring Competition at South Downs Nurseries. continue reading

Gardening Tips for January

2nd January 2020

For many of us January means cold days and even colder nights, not the most inspiring time to be taking up a spot of gardening. But as we reach the midpoint of winter this month, the days start getting shorter which can mean only one thing: more growth in the garden. continue reading

Our Short Guide To Eco Gardening

2nd January 2020

With the ever-rising importance of climate change and continually growing talk around the subject, here at Tates of Sussex Gardening Centers we believe there is certainly a place for more eco-friendly gardening practices. So from fixing a leaky tap or reducing pesticide use to purchasing a high quality water recycling system, there are so many ways you can make those all important steps to greener living. continue reading

Charity Grottos Raise £41,358

24th December 2019

Santa's Toy Factory at South Downs Nurseries in Hassocks and Santa's Enchanted Forest at Old Barn Garden Centre have raised a combined £41,358 for charity. continue reading

Christmas Jumper Day Raises £400

16th December 2019

We raised over £400 for Save the Children UK's Christmas Jumper Day! continue reading

Our Gardening New Year’s Resolutions

13th December 2019

With every new year comes the inevitable new year’s resolutions, and whether we stick to them or not it is more than likely that gardeners up and down the country will be spending much of December thinking about how their gardening activities might shape up in 2020. For green fingered enthusiasts, each new year brings a new growing season and an opportunity to learn from last years work, pick up some new gardening tips and think about making some exciting gardening plans for an even better year ahead. continue reading