Two gifts from MowDirect to delight any gardener, and Rudolph !

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.
It’s hard work being a reindeer at this time of December. That sleigh seems to get heavier by the year and it’s not a lot of fun pulling it, let alone flying. So that’s why we reindeer welcome the gifts of a lawn or garden tractor just as much as those receiving it. For we … Continued

Santa Dick and The Red-nosed Reindeer Ride To the Rescue

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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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Well. My inestimable colleague Dick Roberts has surpassed himself. Selfless, heroic and taking incredible risks to get gardening information to his reader. Traipsing through the cold like Good King Wenceslas to help you, our customers, make the right buying choices. Yesterday he went a step further than usual and turned himself into a reindeer in … Continued

Black Friday: Eight top garden bargains you must not miss

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.
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

Racing to the Top – Our Lowest Priced Ride-on Ever is Still Knocking ’em Dead. Get One Now at This Season’s Price

Back in April I wrote you a blog about our new Racing 62OR Ride-On Mower. A Ride-on for under a grand. You may remember I said this… ‘Why rare? Why groundbreaking? Well, because finding a ride-on mower of this quality for under a grand is generally incredibly hard, if at all possible. In fact, finding … Continued

New, Exciting and Raring to Go – Our Fabulous Feider Scarifier is Set to be a Star

Once upon a time, long ago, in a garden far, far away there was a little, rugged, petrol powered scarifier. It sold in droves and everybody loved it. And the scarifier became a MowDirect favourite, destined for greatness with many, many great reviews and a loyal following of fans. Then, sadly, the supplies ran out … 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 Top Deals on these Best Selling Tractors. In Stock and Ready To Go.

We should be used to this by now. The summer all too often comes equipped with its own cold air blowers, water pistols and a blanket of grey gloom that makes Eeyore look jolly. Yup. Subjectively, it isn’t a great summer so far. But let’s be positive, the barbecues will appear, the sausages will sizzle, … Continued

Introducing Chipperfield PRO Tools – High Quality, Low Cost and the Best Value Around.

The grass is growing the hedges are untidy, the trees need pruning and the overgrown patches of weeds are unruly and unwelcome visitors that have arrived suddenly on our lawns. At least they won’t demand a state banquet and send mad tweets at 2 in the morning. But they do need to be dealt with. … 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

Look After Your New or Old Mower with a Protective Cover from Accessory Experts JR

You may be planning to buy a shiny new mower. You may well have bought one already. Great. Ride-on? Walk-Behind? Petrol powered? Battery? Lovely. Have you bought a cover? No? What? If you spent a fortune on a lovely car, let’s say an Aston Marten Vantage (sorry, had to stop there to wipe away some … Continued