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Ashbrow's junior growers meet James Wong at Armitage's!
Pupils from Ashbrow School met their gardening hero at Armitage’s Pennine Garden Centre, when James Wong spent time with Year 4 students, showing them how to grow cucamelons, goji berries and tomatillos. The children were invited by Armitage’s to meet the renowned TV presenter and author at their Garden Weekend on Sunday, 6th April, where...
Armitage's supports Kirkwood's 'Sunflower Memories Appeal'
Armitage's is delighted to donate sunflower seeds to support Kirkwood Hospice's 'Sunflower Memories Appeal', a new initiative for 2014. The Dalton-based hospice is inviting the public to make a donation in memory of someone special. The names of those being remembered will be written on attractively designed sunflower plaques, which will...
Armitage's in-store events for 2014
We have announced our Spring/Summer 2014 events for 2014! Join us for expert gardening and planting advice, pampering your pet, through to fun for kids and adults alike... click here for a full list.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is on the menu in Seasons
Seasons Café at both our centres, your favourite treat now comes with complimentary wi-fi - so you can stay connected even whilst enjoying a delicious, local, seasonal and fresh menu! Free access to Wi-Fi is easy, just ask for the code in Seasons Café and enjoy another benefit of being an Armitage's customer.
Bee Friendly at Armitage's
Bees are in decline and the team at Armitage's are keen to help us all get a buzz back in our borders by raising awareness of bee-friendly plants and products. Bees are important because they pollinate the crops that form our food so the declining population is of national concern. Our garden experts here at Armitage's have therefore...