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Garden Re-leaf 2017

17th March 2017

Friday 17th was Garden Releaf Day nationwide, when funds are raised for Greenfingers Charity, the charity that creates special gardens for children’s hospices. continue reading

Mayberry plants featured on ‘The Home Game’

8th March 2017

Mayberry Garden Centre were proud to have their plants featured on the new ITV daytime series, ‘The Home Game’ presented by Linda Barker. continue reading

Wild Bird Quiz Competition Winner

28th February 2017

Congratulations to 9-year-old Caitlin Crawley from Hassocks, who was named winner of the Wild Bird Quiz Competition for South Downs Nurseries continue reading

Brian Vernon Charity Book Sale

15th February 2017

Last weekend Paradise Park Garden Centre held a book sale to raise essential funds for the care of Peacehaven resident Brian Vernon continue reading

Victorian Art Causes a Stir

14th February 2017

Victorian art on display at the South Downs Heritage Centre in Hassocks as part of their ‘Romance’ art exhibition caused quite a stir with visitors last week. continue reading

Valentine Love Week Winners

14th February 2017

If you knew that the lovely Mimosa, which is just coming into flower means ( in the language of flowers) ‘secret love’, or Bluebell means ‘constancy’ continue reading

Breakwater Academy

13th February 2017

Breakwater Academy (formally Meeching Valley School) was keen to reward pupils who had achieved 100% attendance in their school terms continue reading

Volunteers Wanted

2nd February 2017

The Budding Foundation are forming a group of volunteers, to both help promote the charity, and maintain the collection at the Museum of Gardening continue reading

The Budding Foundation set to double its fundraising total in 2017

12th January 2017

The Budding Foundation, a charity that helps young people in Sussex, is set to more than double its total fundraising figure for the coming year continue reading