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How local authorities could save £35m a year reducing litter

How local authorities could save £35m a year reducing litter

Deciding whether England should introduce a deposit return scheme (DRS) on bottles has long been a subject for debate. A new report by Keep Britain Tidy shows positive findings for those in favour of the scheme.

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Other Recent News

Amberol exhibiting at Family Attraction Expo 2017

Amberol exhibiting at Family Attraction Expo 2017

We’re pleased to announce that Amberol will be exhibiting at the leading exhibition for family leisure businesses, Family Attraction Expo.

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Awards icing on the cake for Britain in Bloom groups

Awards icing on the cake for Britain in Bloom groups

Britain in Bloom celebrates community effort at annual national awards in October 2017.

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How Amberol helped to make Ripon the 'Garden Racecourse'

How Amberol helped to make Ripon the 'Garden Racecourse'

The very first meeting at the current Ripon Racecourse site took place over 100 years ago, on 6th August 1900. Known as Yorkshire’s ‘Garden Racecourse’, Ripon has been named ‘Best Small Racecourse in the North’ by the Racegoers Club several times over the last few years.

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Seasonal Advice

Our handy hint

Be inventive – plants will grow in almost anything. Sinks, baths, even wellington boots can make quirky containers - although they may not provide ideal growing conditions.

Be kind to your plants in the warmer weather

Be kind to your plants in the warmer weather

We may all enjoy the warmer weather that spring and summer bring, but hot, dry summers can be testing for plants.

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Share your spring displays with us!

Share your spring displays with us!

Spring is one of our very favourite times of year here at Amberol. Sunny days and April showers provide great conditions for a whole range of plants to flourish, particularly if they are planted in a self-watering container, creating optimum conditions for growth.

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Public vote to name road gritter receives ice-cool suggestions

Public vote to name road gritter receives ice-cool suggestions

It’s the time of year when our grit bins come into their own and so we were interested to read about Oldham Council’s recent initiative to name its gritter vehicle in an annual public vote. The competition has seen previous years’ vehicles named Freddie Salted and Gritney Spears.

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