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Public Parks can raise awareness of climate change

Public Parks can raise awareness of climate change

28th Nov 2017

Gardening is an iconic activity in Britain. It defines us. We do more of it than any other nation on earth, except perhaps the floriferous Dutch and bonsai-minded Japanese. Search for our soul, and you will find it among the flower beds and potting sheds. It is also…... Read More on Public Parks can raise awareness of climate change


Climate Change - moving from scientific fact to your back garden

Climate Change - moving from scientific fact to your back garden

11th Aug 2016

Gardeners are witnessing the climate changing outside their back doors and seeing a rapid shift towards the future extreme weather scenarios coming nearer every day. They care about the climate and observe the weather, it affects everything they do in their…... Read More on Climate Change - moving from scientific fact to your back garden


Do gardeners believe in climate change?

Do gardeners believe in climate change?

21st Apr 2016

Gardeners are probably best placed to notice and understand the effects of climate change. Their plants are affected by whatever the weather delivers daily, hourly or sometimes even minute by minute . According to the RHS many gardeners see increasingly unpredictable…... Read More on Do gardeners believe in climate change?


2014 was hottest year on record

2014 was hottest year on record

26th Jan 2015

2014  was the UK's warmest since records began in 1910 according to the Met Office  and other leading research organisations. This means that eight of the UK's top ten warmest years have occurred since 2002. It was also the warmest year in the…... Read More on 2014 was hottest year on record