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“We wish we’d found out about Amberol years ago,” says Godalming Town Council

“We wish we’d found out about Amberol years ago,” says Godalming Town Council

Godalming is a historic market town in south west Surrey, 30 miles from London. Although the town hasn’t participated in this year’s Britain in Bloom, the council has organised its own ‘Floral Godalming’ event as it is important to residents, visitors and the local economy that floral displays are prominent and well-maintained in public areas.

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Other Recent News

A brilliant year for Britain in Bloom

A brilliant year for Britain in Bloom

The most exciting date in the Britain in Bloom calendar is fast approaching. At the awards ceremony in Belfast on October 19th at the Waterfront Belfast, the winners will be announced in all 12 categories including the ultimate prize – Champion of Champions.

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Usk in Bloom takes on the world

Usk in Bloom takes on the world

As a multi-award winning Champion of Champions at the Britain in Bloom Awards and winner of Wales in Bloom every year since 1982, the village of Usk in Monmouthshire is used to receiving accolades at the highest national level.

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Supermarkets get serious about the plastic problem

Supermarkets get serious about the plastic problem

At Amberol, our work in partnership with businesses and councils across the UK, supplying our range of indoor and outdoor recycling bins to encourage recycling on the go means we are always pleased to hear about new initiatives aimed at reducing plastic waste.

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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.

Autumn colour for hanging baskets and planters

Autumn colour for hanging baskets and planters

Summer may be drawing to a close, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to put hanging baskets and planters into hibernation. As the days grow colder and the nights draw in, it’s more important than ever to enhance our surroundings with colourful floral displays that, with the right care, will last all the way through winter.

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How to save water in your garden this summer

How to save water in your garden this summer

Businesses, Britain in Bloom groups and councils all over the UK use Amberol’s extensive range of self-watering planters to save time, water and money when maintaining floral displays in the warm summer months.

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The best plants to attract wildlife

The best plants to attract wildlife

International Dawn Chorus Day which took place in early May is celebrated from the Caribbean to Antarctica, but did you know it all began in Birmingham in 1984 when broadcaster and environmentalist Chris Paines had the unusual idea of inviting guests to a 4am birthday party so everyone could enjoy the dawn chorus together?

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