Ten great machines to get your garden party-ready for the Bank Holiday weekend

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 Spring Bank Holiday next weekend many of you will be planning your first summer party of the year. You know, warm wine, cremated sausages and soggy puddings your neighbour always brings along. But at least you can make sure the garden in good shape – flower beds weed free and planted out, lawns … Continued

New Deals for A New Year. Welcome The New Season With One Of Our Exclusives

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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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Ah. 2020. Doesn’t it just have the ring, the chime, the vibe of a good year about it? Forget 2019, flung away like last year’s Christmas wrapping paper and consigned to the bin marked ‘Annus Horibilis’ forever to be forgotten. It’s time to move on, people. And, look, green shoots are already starting to push … Continued

Will Santa Be Able To Get Your Mower Down The Chimney?

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.
The problem with buying someone a lawnmower for Christmas ( and it does make a brilliant present ) is that the old man with the white beard has a devil of a job getting it down the chimney. But as he always manages to get the gift under the tree with a bit of his … Continued

Ho, Ho, Ho! Christmas Crackers for the Garden

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’s an art to buying presents for Christmas. And most of us haven’t got it and need a shove in the right direction to buy something worthwhile and welcome. That’s not a gift which is either taken back as soon as decently possible or posted on Ebay within a couple of days. So here are … Continued

Black Friday: Eight top garden bargains you must not miss

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.
It’s Black Friday here at Mowdirect, with discounted prices on 30 products you can see on these pages and to whet your appetite here are eight top deals, so read on to see great bargains on garden machinery. You will save yourselves a packet as most of these will not be repeated and manufacturer’s are … Continued

Get Going Fast with Our Two NEW Feider 4-in-1, Self-Propelled Mowers with Electric Start

It may be late September but the grass is still growing and there is no better way to cut the lawn than with one of our fabulous new Feider petrol mowers, the Feider T4640ES 4-in-1 and the Feider T5175ES both 4-in-1, both self-propelled and both with easy and convenient electric start. They are efficient, great … Continued

Autumn Preview – Exciting New Products Are On Their Way

As Summer rings its bell, starts to put chairs on the unoccupied tables and tells punters in a loud voice ‘Last orders ladies and gentlemen please’, we have nipped outside, looked at the sky and decided it’s time to get in early for the next shift. As Sean Bean may have said in an earlier … Continued

Last Chance to Grab a Bargain in Our Sizzling Summer Sale – Ends Soon

Yes. It’s that time of year again. Time to get yourself the best garden machinery bargain available before the sale ends and Christmas cards start appearing in the shops. Our Summer Sale has been quite an event, with the chance to pick up something very special for a once only price. These are genuine bargains, … Continued

New Racing Lawn Mowers. Power Driven, Best-in-class build-quality at VERY Low Prices

Wimbledon, World Cup Cricket, The Women’s Football World Cup, everywhere you look, fit and feisty athletes are grunting, thwacking and kicking balls around on the lush green grass that our recent weather has brought. And the grass is still growing, faster than Boris changes his mind. So it’s time to take that lawn in hand … Continued

Two Rear-Roller Mowers That Earn Their Stripes (and Give You Yours)

Don’t blink, just pinch yourself. No. You are not dreaming, it’s still sunny and…gasp…warm! The grass has been growing and the sky is the colour of a Manchester City shirt rather than Gandalfs’ pants. So what better time to take a look at two of MowDirect’s fabulous, exclusive rear-roller mowers. We have sourced these sleek … Continued