14 Oct 2016

Festive Wreath Workshop // 23, 24, 27 Nov

Come and join this wreath making workshop in the inspiring and festive surroundings of the Neptune Canterbury showroom. You’ll be getting creative under the guidance of Anna, of Anna’s Country Flowers, and

29 Jul 2016

Jacksons Fencing News, topical treats and more…

New to the range…  Last month I used this page as an opportunity to tell you about two of our exciting new panels, Tartan trellis and Venetian Hit and Miss – this

22 Jun 2016

Need Extra Space?

This might seem like a silly question with the average British home now half the size it was a century ago, however if you’re aware of the average cost of a home

16 Jun 2016

Pop Up Park opens to visitors at Westwood Cross

The first Pop Up Park was officially opened this bank holiday weekend at Westwood Cross. Even the grey skies couldn’t keep families away from enjoying the new outdoor space, enjoying picnics, listening

14 Jun 2016

BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow is at Ightham Mote on Thursday 16 June

What story will you bring? It’s time to dust off your treasures for a great, free day out as BBC One’s ever-popular Sunday evening programme Antiques Roadshow comes to Ightham Mote on

28 Apr 2016

Spring Clean Your Life

Traditionally, New Year’s Day is the time of year to mark new beginnings – whether it’s starting a daily exercise regime, launching a business or quitting a bad habit. But why don’t

01 Mar 2016

Authentic Reclamation with over 600 lots on 19th March in Stonegate, East Sussex

‘A Collection of Architectural Antiques, Period Garden Features and Reclaimed Artefacts to be auctioned mainly unreserved’ to be held at Authentic Reclamation with over 600 lots on 19th March in Stonegate, East

24 Feb 2016

Your Own Windowsill Garden

Not everyone has a garden, not everyone wants a garden, and even those who do sometimes aren’t particularly keen to go out in all weathers to attend to it. And yet, there

23 Feb 2016

Stunning floral display raises money for charity

The gardens at Godinton House will be opening every day from the 1st March, with two special open days on 6th and 20th March, to display the fabulous collection of old daffodils

05 Feb 2016

Step into a beautiful blue spring in National Trust bluebell woods

Now that spring is just around the corner, the National Trust has revealed the best places to spot dramatic carpets of bluebells in Kent. The sight and scent of bluebells covering a

15 Jan 2016

World Renowned Photographic Exhibition Arrives at National Trust, Sissinghurst

A collection of winning images from the prestigious International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) competition will be displayed at National Trust, Sissinghurst from 16 January to 28 February. The iconic Sissinghurst

26 Nov 2015

Artist Profile: Sheila Ottley interview by Lisamarie Lamb

From beautiful Kent to historical Venice, Sheila Ottley finds her inspiration in the world around her. For her, art is about life and about making the viewer experience something remarkable when they