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Your chance to win £1000 of Amberol products almost over as photo competition deadline approaches

Your chance to win £1000 of Amberol products almost over as photo competition deadline approaches

The closing date of Amberol’s annual photo competition is just around the corner, so if you are interested in taking part, you’ll need to act quickly. Entrants have until Friday 13th September to submit their entries to Amberol.

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Inspired to tackle litter in the Forest of Dean

Inspired to tackle litter in the Forest of Dean

As manufacturers of litter bins, including a wide range of indoor and outdoor recycling litter bins, we are always interested to hear about imaginative campaigns to reduce litter on Britain’s streets and in our public places.

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Your recipe for success could win you £1000 of Amberol products!

Your recipe for success could win you £1000 of Amberol products!

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we are producing a free Recipes for Success guide with advice, tips and photos from our talented customers. But we need your help.

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Wanted: judges for Britain in Bloom

Wanted: judges for Britain in Bloom

It’s easy to forget some of the often-unsung heroes of Britain in Bloom – the judges. Without these dedicated volunteers, Britain in Bloom wouldn’t exist. In our experience, the judges in Britain in Bloom are a friendly and supportive bunch, happy to offer advice and with a passion for improving the environment – that’s why they do what they do.

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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.

Seven top tips for entering Amberol’s photo competition

Seven top tips for entering Amberol’s photo competition

The annual Amberol photo competition is always hotly contested with entries demonstrating the many stunning floral displays that can be seen all across the UK throughout the summer months. With prizes on offer of up to £1000 worth of Amberol products (choose from self-watering planters, litter bins or planterware), it’s a competition well worth entering.

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Product in the spotlight – Up the Pole Baskets

Product in the spotlight – Up the Pole Baskets

When we think of floral displays, we tend to think of flower-filled containers placed on the ground. However, by using planters at different levels, including self-watering hanging baskets and Up-the-Pole planters, it’s possible to create a really stunning street scene - as shown here in a photo taken at Gravesend for the Amberol annual photo competition courtesy of Graham Long.

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What’s new in the plant world for 2019?

What’s new in the plant world for 2019?

All plants and flowers may be beautiful, but just like clothes, food and interiors, fashions come and go when it comes to gardening. Here we take a look at some of the top trends for 2019….

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