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Shop For Sale April 14, 2017
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Easter Opening April 12, 2017
Easter opening We will be closed Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday, we will be open normal hours on Saturday. Enjoy the weekend and don'... [MORE]

Parking August 27, 2016
The Car Park at the bottom of Salters road is now fully open. Just a short walk from the shop it is handy if you are coming from the North. Anyone ... [MORE]

Sharpening April 08, 2016
Spring is here, so now is the time to get your garden tools sharpened. We are now working with The Blade Doctor to deliver a superb level of precisi... [MORE]

BBC Look North February 14, 2014
Watch out for us on BBC Look North. 6:30pm this evening !!! ... [MORE]

NEW On Line ordering January 30, 2014
New on line ordering of 1,000s of products now available. Click the logo above for more information ... [MORE]

British Legion Poppy Appeal December 17, 2013
Many thanks to everyone who bought a Poppy from us, together we raised £95.41 for this worthwhile cause. ... [MORE]

Stock up with fuel for the winter December 08, 2013
We have large stocks of Pre-packed, Coal, Smokeless coal, Hardwood and Softwood logs, as well as Firelighters, matches and all other accessories you... [MORE]

Christmas orders for House Signs November 30, 2013
Its been a busy year for our house sign makers and although the order books are full for Ceramic and Cast brass House signs for delivery in tim... [MORE]

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS NOW IN !! November 08, 2013
Our range of christmas lights are now in stock. New for this year will be battery operated lights that are suitable for indoor or outdoor use. Using... [MORE]

Fire accessories range extended November 05, 2013
We have been very busy this week sorting a lot of new lines in our fire accesory department. As well as our usual plethera of pokers, tongs, tools, ... [MORE]

Dark nights are coming! October 23, 2013
As the clocks go back this weekend, we have dark nights to look forward to!. Our extensive range of light bulbs will brighten up those dark spaces. ... [MORE]

Won A Trophy, We can engrave it ! October 13, 2013
Our Trophy engraving service is going from Strength to Strength. If you have won a trophy or an Award, we are pretty sure that we can engrave it for... [MORE]

Electric heaters now in stock September 29, 2013
This year we have extended our range of portable electric heaters, so now is the time to get ready for when the weather changes.   ... [MORE]

Autumn planting bulbs now in stock September 09, 2013
Our range of Autumn planting bulbs is now in. Now is the time to get things planted for a beautiful display next spring.   ... [MORE]

August Bank Holidy opening hours August 23, 2013
The year is marching in and already we are approaching the last Bank Holiday of the year. We will be open as usual on Saturday and closed Sunday and... [MORE]

A busy day engraving trophies August 18, 2013
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The sun is Shining July 07, 2013
The sun is shining at last, Remember we have charcoal in stock for that all important barbecue! as well as an extensive range of Gardening products ... [MORE]

Naughty children June 13, 2013
Those of you who have followed us here and on Facebook will be aware that we have had a family of Pied Wagtails take up residence in our back yard. ... [MORE]

Stock we cannot sell June 05, 2013
We have temporarily had to with draw the sales of clothes posts due to a couple of pied wagtails nesting in our back yard. We now have a couple more... [MORE]

EXTENDED DELIVERY SERVICE THIS WEEKEND May 31, 2013
Due to the sudden change of weather and a resultant upsurge in demand for gardening products, we will be increasing our deliveries and delivering to... [MORE]

BUY ON LINE May 21, 2013
You can now make your purchases on line, once you have selected an item to purchase you will move to a screen that allows  you to choose betwee... [MORE]

BEDDING PLANTS NOW IN May 18, 2013
We now have a range of summer bedding plants in stock. Our stock arrives regularly and is grown by the same lady who has grown our bedding plants fo... [MORE]

St Oswalds Hospice April 18, 2013
Another succesful empty of the collection tins on the counter. £62.40 worth of loose change going to a very worthwhile cause. Many thanks to e... [MORE]

Ronseal Fencelife £5.99 March 16, 2013
We have a fantastic offer on Ronseal Fencelife. Only £5.99 for 5 ltrs of Dark Oak. but it is selling fast, so why notstock up and be ready for... [MORE]

LED Lightbulbs March 01, 2013
New range of LED lightbulbs now in stock At last we have sourced what we believe to be the answer to low energy light bulbs. Using LED technology o... [MORE]

BAR KEEPERS FRIEND ~~~ BACK IN STOCK !!!!! February 27, 2013
After many months of waiting we now have Bar Keepers friend back in stock. So if you are looking for Bar Keepers Friend in Gosforth or Newcastle upo... [MORE]

Spring planting bulbs now in stock February 06, 2013
It may not feel that spring is in the air at the moment, but it is just around the corner (Hopefully!!). We now have a range of spring planting bul... [MORE]

Sledges, Snow Scoops, Path Salt January 24, 2013
We have just recieved a delivery of Sledges, Snow scoops and Path Salt. We are open as normal and also have good stocks of Wellingtons and agood ran... [MORE]

Open as normal !! January 19, 2013
We are open as normal today (Saturday 19th), although due to the weather we will be suspending our delivery service for a while. We have good stock... [MORE]

Walking sticks January 09, 2013
We have extended our range of walking sticks, now with over 20 different sticks to choose from, we are sure to have one to meet your needs. ... [MORE]

St Oswalds Hospice December 17, 2012
Many thanks to everyone who put their loose chanbe in the Hospice collection tins. We are pleased to confirm that £53.37 was raised. ... [MORE]

SNOW ! December 06, 2012
the first snow of the winter has come already, don't forget that we have snow pushers, Sledges, Wellingtons, ice grips for shoes and many more items... [MORE]

KARCHER WINDOW VACV £49.99 !! December 01, 2012
We now stock the Karcher Window Vac at an amazing price of just £49.99 ... [MORE]

Christmas opening hours November 28, 2012
Rember we are open From 8:30 to 5:30 Monday to Saturday. We will also be open on Sunday 23rd December for those last minute items. (Hours to be conf... [MORE]

Christmas lights now in stock November 14, 2012
We now have our range of christmas lights in stock. We have Traditional lights, LED lights and even Solar powered lights.  A greta range of lig... [MORE]

GET READY FOR WINTER !! October 05, 2012
It is almost sad to say that the winter is not far away, we now have in stock a selection of Snow clearing shovels and scrapers. Also Sledges, De-ic... [MORE]

August bank holiday opening times August 21, 2012
Please note, we will be closed Bank Holiday Monday. We will be open as usual on Saturday ... [MORE]

Garden Village Hall Opening June 05, 2012
We were recently pleased to be asked to engrave the brass plaque to commemorate the opening of the new Garden village  Association Hall. The pl... [MORE]

BEDDING PLANTS NOW IN STOCK May 12, 2012
We now have  a range of summer bedding plants in stock. Fresh palnts are arriving regularly now so why not pop in to check out our range. ... [MORE]

St Oswald's Hospice March 10, 2012
Many thanks to everyone who put their odd coppers in our collection tins. We are pleased that we have now raised £283.42 so far ... [MORE]

New Coal Hods and Log Baskets February 08, 2012
A new range of Coal Hods and Log Baskets has just arrived. Offering superb quality and value for money. It may be a while before we get them all pho... [MORE]

Tracy Beaker January 28, 2012
Did you see us on Tracey Beeker, On episode 5, Friday 27th January. If you missed us, take a look on BBC I Play The name of our shop was changed d... [MORE]