Ten top machines for the larger lawn – and all at very keen prices

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
Cutting the lawn can be quite therapeutic. You need to work out where to start so the job is done in the least possible time and then make sure that you’re keeping the lines straight. And do you cut the fiddly corners first or last? And have you got the cutting height set correctly according … Continued

Order today, mow tomorrow – great delivery times on two top garden tractors

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
Here’s a great new twist to our brilliant summer promotion – order one of these lawn tractors by 3pm Monday to Friday and have it delivered FREE the next day. And if you order by 3pm Friday we can deliver it to you, again FOR FREE, on Saturday. The offer applies to two of our most … Continued

Ten great bargains in our summer sale from small mowers to giant tractors

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
There are gardening bargains galore in our summer sale, so if your old mower or hedgetrimmer is nearing its end or if your garden tractor is running out of puff we have the ideal replacement at a great price. For a full list of the products in our sale see these pages, but to give you … Continued

Great grass cutting bargains in our summer sale

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
With the grass still growing strongly there has never been a better time to buy a new mower thanks to our summer sale. We have reduced the prices on a host of top quality garden equipment so you can buy a new lawnmower at a special price. Our summer sale bargains are listed here but … Continued

Time to get gardening again – here are ten top machinery deals to make life easier

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
As the sweltering weather comes to an end and welcome rains start to tumble, the gardens will need some attention. Lately it’s been too warm to do much but now’s the time, with cooler temperatures, to get to work so here are ten top garden machinery deals to get you working again. The one areas … Continued

Ten top summer deals on ride-ons and garden tractors

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
Lawn and garden tractors and ride-on mowers are becoming increasingly popular for many gardeners fed up with trundling up and down large lawns behind a conventional lawnmower. Here at MowDirect we are the largest retailer in Britain of this type of machine as we have a huge selection and offer personal advice so you buy … Continued

Fifty per cent off attachments, like trailers, when you buy a Lawnflite tractor

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
If you’re thinking of buying a lawn or garden tractor remember that with attachments it can do more than just mow the lawn. And there has never been a better time to buy, as we have an exclusive offer of 50 per cent off attachments with Lawnflite and MTD machines at the moment. Lawnflite makes … Continued

Do I Need A Ride-on Lawn Mower? And Why Should I Buy One From MowDirect?

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Drew Hardy

Freelance Writer at Mowdirect
A keen allotmenteer with an interest in all things horticultural, Drew has a varied writing background with experience in a number of fields including garden machinery, lawn care and compost. His first experience with gardening was a cultivating a small plot he was given by his house master at school. He grew a decent crop of radishes and lettuce and sold them to a local shop, exhibiting his first, and last, sign of an entrepreneurial spark. Drew lives in North London with his wife, two children and a slightly bonkers cat
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Does size matter? Well, it’s a sad fact but sometimes a hand-propelled or a even self-propelled, walk-behind lawn mower just isn’t enough. It’s all a matter of lawn size, garden size, you name it. So. Do you need a ride-on mower? Well if your garden is the size of the average dinner plate, then probably … Continued

Top German lawn tractors with free steel trailer

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
Lawn tractors are becoming more popular as we prefer to spend our leisure time doing things other than cutting the lawn. And a lawn tractor which can cut large areas quickly has loads of other uses in the garden when teamed with a trailer. German company Al-Ko manufactures brilliantly reliable garden tractors and with each one … Continued

Best-selling lawn tractor for three years running with £200 off the listed price

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing. Keen gardener, when dodgy back allows, and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest, but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain. Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
Lawn tractors are increasingly popular with house owners with even a smaller lawn as they have so many more uses than simply cutting the lawn. With a tow hitch and trailer they can be used for all the heavy lifting and carting jobs, with a leaf sweeper they are a godsend in the autumn when … Continued