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Back garden pub is brewing up a storm

by Alice Wright

As more and more pubs close across the country, one company has come up with an innovative way for customers to recreate that traditional tavern atmosphere in their own back garden.

World Woodland Garden opens

by Alice Wright

The World Woodland Garden will open at Chelsea Physic Garden tomorrow, celebrating forest environments around the world and the useful plants they produce.

London’s first moss trail launched

by Alice Wright

The South London Botanical Institute (SLBI) has launched London’s first trail dedicated to mosses and liverworts.

Slow fashion: a top sown and sewn in London

by Rhiannon James

More than 300 people, including schoolchildren, community groups, gardeners and craftspeople have been working together for nearly a year to create a garment sown, grown, dyed and spun entirely in London

Urban gulls get hooked on carbs

by Rhiannon James

Gulls are learning to fill up on carbs and other human foods as a result of living in cities, a new study has found.

RHS to send rocket to space

by Rhiannon James

School children are to get the chance to grow space food thanks to a Royal Horticultural Society project to send rocket seeds to the International Space Station.