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South Downs Donate Compost to School Gardening Project

2nd December 2019

South Downs Nurseries have donated some compost to Windmills Junior School in Hassocks for their school gardening project. continue reading

Late Night Extravaganza 2019

28th November 2019

Thanks to the efforts of our fabulous garden centre teams, a spectacular evening was had by all. continue reading

Gardening Tips For November

30th October 2019

ovember is a great time to be looking after your garden, there are plenty of gardening jobs to keep you busy, from protecting vulnerable species from the winter cold to planting your favourite spring flowering bulbs. So why not dig out your gardening gloves this weekend and get your garden set to embrace the wintery months ahead, as well as getting it looking its very best in time for Spring. continue reading

South Downs Present Cheque to St Peter & St James Hospice

23rd October 2019

Carol from St Peter & St James Hospice popped into South Downs Nurseries today to collect their cheque for a whopping £1791 from our Charity Coffee Morning. continue reading

Christmas Shops Now Open!

18th October 2019

Our BEST EVER Christmas shops are now open, packed full of decorations, lights and great gift ideas. Find everything you need for Christmas under one roof. continue reading

Charity Coffee Morning Raises £4,000!

11th October 2019

The numbers are in, and our Charity Coffee Morning has been a tremendous success, raising in excess of £4,100 across all sites for our chosen local hospices. continue reading

Book your Christmas Experience online now

30th September 2019

Online Booking is now open for Santa's Toy Factory at South Downs Nurseries and NEW for 2019, Santa's Enchanted Forest... continue reading

Gardening Tips For October

30th September 2019

Here at Tates of Sussex Garden Centres our friendly team of experts are ready and waiting with a whole host of seasonal tips to keep your garden looking and feeling wonderful this Autumn. From planting and general maintenance to simply taking in the beautifully awe inspiring colours that the arrival of October brings, there are so many things to be keeping you busy in your garden this month. continue reading

Tea & Tips with Firefighters at South Downs

27th September 2019

West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service (Burgess Hill Fire Station) spent a few hours at South Downs Nurseries this morning as part of their 'Tea & Tips' Campaign, which gives free tips on preventing house fires over a cup of tea with firefighters and volunteers from the service. continue reading

South Downs Gnome Hunt Winner

9th September 2019

8-year-old twins Daisy and Dylan from Burgess Hill won the Great Gnome Hunt at South Downs Nurseries. continue reading