Category Archives: Gardens

Chester Zoo and Carat launch storytelling chatbot

Chester Zoo has created an industry-first, storytelling Facebook chatbot, with media partner Carat Leeds.   The activity turns the conventional chatbot on its head to deliver an interactive audio visual content experience, that takes users through a unique story across five days.   The chatbot activity forms part of a larger campaign running across Outdoor,…
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Dreamy digital discoveries at Little Moreton Hall

A day exploring digital arts at one of Cheshire’s oldest properties proves you’re never too old to discover new techniques. On Saturday 14 October, Little Moreton Hall is hosting a digital discovery day in partnership with Cheshire East Council’s SHIFT programme. SHIFT is a vibrant and interactive programme celebrating all things digital in Cheshire East.…
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BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time returns to Ness

BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time returns to Ness To mark the 70th anniversary of BBC Radio 4's Gardeners' Question Time, the programme’s annual Garden Party returned to Ness on 16 September 2017. The popular show was first broadcast on 9 April 1947 when a panel of expert gardeners answered questions from members of the…
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Fryer’s come up Roses at 2017 RHS Shows

Fryer’s Roses, part of the Blue Diamond Group of garden centres, have had great success at this summer’s RHS Flower Shows over the past two months.  The success started at RHS Chatsworth (7th – 11th June) with a 4 Rosette Award being given to the display in the Plant Village, designed and created by the…
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