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Bulb Market Offers Advice For Brighter Spring Gardens

October 29, 2014

Gardening requires patience, especially when it comes to planting bulbs in the Autumn ready for a display of fabulous bright colours in the spring. To encourage local gardeners to plan ahead for next year, the team at the Ferndown Haskins Garden Centre have created a Bulb Market section where a wide range of bulbs, including…

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Mayor Congratulates Ferndown In Bloom Winners

October 2, 2014

The Mayor of Ferndown, Cllr Mike Parkes with the Ferndown In Bloom winners. The Mayor of Ferndown, Cllr Mike Parkes presented the prizes to green fingered residents of Ferndown who entered this year’s In Bloom competition.  The event, hosted by main sponsor the Haskins Garden Centres, saw residents win over £800 worth of Haskins gift…

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Barista of the year competition

October 1, 2014

At Haskins, we love a good cup of coffee. That’s why we’re proud to announce the results of our Barista of the Year competition for 2014. Congratulations to all our winners…

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Landgirls Concert Raises £600 For Alzheimers Society

September 25, 2014

(from left) Matt Hill with Pippa Thurgood, Alison Adams, Helen Golding and Haskin’s Joolz Walford. A concert performed by the Land Girls, hosted by the Ferndown Haskins Garden Centre, has raised £600 for Alzheimer’s Society. Land Girls Helen Golding and Pippa Thurgood performed a superb selection of nostalgic hits from the forties free of charge…

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Bulb Markets Offer Advice For Brighter Spring Gardens

September 12, 2014

Kevin Holmes in the Haskins Bulb market Gardening requires patience, especially when it comes to planting bulbs in the Autumn ready for a display of fabulous bright colours in the spring. To encourage local gardeners to plan ahead for next year, the teams at the four Haskins Garden Centres have created a Bulb Market section…

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Centre Staff Become Dementia Friends

September 12, 2014

Ruth Crosland (2nd left) with  Haskins team members (from left) Kevin Dorning, Liz Welch, Joolz Walford, Angie Mannwith. Over 40 staff at the Haskins Garden Centres have become Dementia Friend after attending sessions presented by Ruth Crosland, a volunteer Dementia friends champion from Alzheimer’s Society.  The team members, who now as Dementia Friends can wear…

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New Boss for Award Winning Garden Centre

August 28, 2014

Julian Winfield welcomes Matt Hill as boss of the Ferndown Haskins Garden Centre. Matt Hill. The 150 staff at the Haskins Garden Centre in Ferndown have a new General Manager. Matt Hill, who started with Haskins as a retail assistant at the centre in 1995 has returned to Ferndown as the General Manager. Since 2006,…

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Proud Gardeners Share Their Photos

August 26, 2014

Lisa Looker with some of the downloaded gardeners’ photos The staff at the four Haskins Garden Centres have often wondered where the thousands of plants sold each year go and how they enhance people’s gardens.  Through the company’s website, with the incentive of winning some gift cards, customers have been sending photos of the gardens…

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GCA Awards For The Haskins Garden Centre

August 4, 2014

(from left) Julian Winfield with Customer Services Manager Joolz Walford and Restaurant General Manager Kevin Ramsell with the GCA certificates. The Haskins Garden Centre at Ferndown has gained awards from the annual Garden Centres Association awards for the South Thames region.  The Haskins team who attended a presentation in Chessington returned with a Highly Commended…

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