Homes & Gardens

The Johnsons saw beyond the 70s psychedelic colours and patterns of their Bath house, and set about bringing it lovingly into the 21st century

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Friday, May 22, 2015
Games rooms are becoming an almost essential feature in many homes

Games rooms are becoming an almost essential feature in many homes. Gary Drage explains why.

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Friday, May 22, 2015
House sparrow

It’s now full speed ahead into summer, with the natural world hitting the fast lane as the warmer weather approaches. Sue Bradley discovers the sounds and sights of summer

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Friday, May 22, 2015
Huntington rose

The colour and scent that June brings to us is impossible to envisage in the depths of winter. But here it is and let us revel in it because like all good things it is only transitory. You can’t have Christmas every day.

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Friday, May 22, 2015
Verbena bonariensis

Roddy Llewellyn explains why weeds can become boring guests that refuse to leave your garden, and how best to deal with them

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
The Richard Harvey Collection

It’s important to make your mark in a home, but faced with a blank canvas, the task isn’t always easy. However, Richard and Louise Harvey are on hand to help in their shop, The Richard Harvey Collection.

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Wendy and Julian, who began his own business Appletree Interiors and has worked hard to double the size of Appletree Cottage

It may have taken Wendy Needham and Julian Curtis a little time to track down hidden Appletree Cottage, near Stroud, but once they did they instantly fell in love with its historic charm

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Charlie felt the house looked disjointed without the Garden Room which was one of the last building works to be added by their builder Ian Spence. The garden includes a vegetable patch where they grow asparagus, potatoes, raspberries and herbs

Having lived in the Old Vicarage for 21 years, Janey Saunders still looks at her Gloucestershire home as an ongoing project

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Domestic residential home

Promotional feature: For many people, designing and building their own home is a thing of dreams. But the risks, stress and time commitment associated with being a self builder can be a real deterrent. Craig Strachan at Sylva Group explains how it’s possible to create a dream home without having to build it yourself.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Chesterfield 3-seater settee

Promotional feature: DesignerSofas4U, the UK’s largest manufacturer of Chesterfield sofas & Leather sofas, offer expert tips to maintain your sofa so its looks beautiful for years.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015
The Kensington Large Knole Sofa

Promotional feature: Louise and Richard Harvey talk about the exceptional quality of their bespoke hand made Knole sofas.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Promotional feature: Richard and Louise Harvey from The Richard Harvey Collection whisk us off on a journey to the Far East with their collection of Kilims, Swat Valley chests, Spice Boxes, Altar Tables and Honey Pot lamps, among other jewels to create a peaceful haven in your home.

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Monday, March 16, 2015
It is important when planning garden lighting to remember that a little goes a long way

Get switched on, improve security and bring your garden to life in a few easy steps

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Monday, March 2, 2015
Stocked with discount furniture, available to take away the same day as purchased

Promotional feature: Everyone loves a bargain, which is why Charles Wheeler, owner of Trade Secret, built his business on that basis.

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Friday, February 27, 2015
Tata technologies

Tata Technologies, the global engineering services firm which is part of Tata Group which owns Jaguar Land Rover, has announced its plans to develop a new European headquarters building in Warwick.

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015
A garden suite looking tired and rusted

Promotional feature: MRK Services explains why refurbishing your garden furniture makes more sense than replacing it

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Tuesday, January 27, 2015
The Old Rectory, Redmarley, Gloucestershire

A beautiful Grade II listed Queen Anne fronted rectory, situated privately within 42 acres of its own beautiful pasture land

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Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Promotional feature: Kitchen Design Workshop offer their expert advice on how to update your kitchen with a contemporary and practical design

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Sunday, December 7, 2014
Secret Santa gifts

Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you have to compromise on quality of gifts this Christmas.

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Christmas
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Pawpost delivery

Our favourite Christmas gifts for both animal loving friends and their furry four legged pets.

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Christmas
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Christmas blooms

Whether you want to buy something for the home, a hostess gift or just want to treat yourself this Christmas, we’ve rounded up our favourite presents.

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Christmas
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Rugby ball print

If you’re looking for a unique Christmas gift for your husband, brother or dad, look no further! We’ve wrapped up this season’s best gifts, so you don’t have to.

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Christmas
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Festive treats for your home

Light some scented candles, start the fire, hang the decorations, then take a seat and enjoy Christmas in your home.

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Christmas
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Gifts for the person who has everything

We all have that one person who already has everything they want or need. So branch out and give them something they didn’t even know they wanted!

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Christmas
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Give your mantlepiece a festive makeover

The annual tradition of advent calendars definitely gets us in the festive spirit so we’re eagerly counting down the days till the first of December. Here are our favourites to celebrate the arrival of Christmas.

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Christmas
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The perfect gift for garden lovers

Looking for festive gifts for garden enthusiasts? We’ve rounded up our favourite presents for gardeners to help you get started with your Christmas shopping.

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Christmas
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
A blue tit feeding during the winter months

Promotional feature: As the colder weather approaches, spare a thought for the wild birds in your garden. CJ Wildlife offer some tips on how you can help them survive the winter.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014
Brentford Melinga Oak

Promotional feature: With staying-in being the new going-out, we ask Angela Bower at The Kitchen Design Workshop to share her tips for creating the perfect party kitchen.

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Monday, October 20, 2014
Keep your feet toasty with a Baa Stool

The arrival of autumn means it’s time to hunker down and make your home cosy for the season ahead. Here area a few simple updates to ease you into the new season and help you banish the winter chills.

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Christmas
Monday, October 6, 2014
A modern kitchen with a burgundy colour scheme / Photo: Kitchen Design Workshops

Promotional feature: Picture the scene. Your loved ones gathered to enjoy a delicious meal prepared in your brand new kitchen. Sounds idyllic, doesn’t it?

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Monday, September 29, 2014

The Royal British Legion is calling on the public to plant a living legacy for those who fought and died in the First World War as part of its Centenary commemorations. Working in partnership with Ashridge Nurseries on a project called Centenary Gardens, the Legion aims to keep the memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War alive for future generations.

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Friday, September 19, 2014
White painted furniture creates a serene look in bedrooms

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Transform your house into a home with a bespoke piece of furniture from The Painted Furniture Company

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Monday, September 15, 2014
Witcombe Court, Little Witcombe, Gloucestershire

A lovely example of a significant Georgian country home, offering a spectacular interior and views to Coopers Hill

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Sponsored:The new AGA City60

Friday, September 12, 2014
The AGA City60 in rose

Promotional Feature

Celebrate the arrival of the new 60cm-wide AGA City60 at one of the many events planned across the UK.

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Saturday, May 31, 2014
Vortex, by Guy Stevens

The biennial on form exhibition looks forward to welcoming visitors to the beautiful surroundings of Asthall Manor and some of the finest stone sculptors in the world

Words by Candia McKormack

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Friday, May 30, 2014
Rosedale

A £1.25 million supported housing scheme for local people with learning disabilities will open its doors in Shipston-on-Stour on June 9. Flats at Rosedale are now available, offering local people with learning disabilities independent living, but in a supported environment.

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Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Coach House

Promotional feature: Hayward Smart Architects explain the importance of using a qualified architect for your building project, and recommend ways to pick the right architect for you.

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