The Queen visits our garden

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At Chelsea we were delighted to be paid a visit by Her Majesty the Queen. Her Majesty was welcomed by Bulldog Tools Chairman Andy White and garden designer Jon Wheatley. The Queen shook hands with both and Jon explained the concept of the Bulldog Forge Garden. As she walked around the garden she commented on…

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Posted in Chelsea 2011, Exhibitions By Ed White On 2nd June 2011 | 0 Comments

Bulldog@Chelsea: Gold!

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Our garden has won a Gold medal at Chelsea! We’re over the moon – it’s been seven months of hard work, and it ended with a visit by the Queen and a gold medal. What a day! Here’s our designer Mary Payne on the win: `I´m delighted that we have won a gold medal for…

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Posted in Chelsea 2011, Exhibitions By Ed White On 25th May 2011 | 2 Comments

Bulldog@Chelsea Day 8 and 9

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Terry has now finished planting the vegetables. The clinker section has been finished off with steel shavings from our forge in Wigan. The wild area at the back looks as if it has been there for years. And last, but not least, the ‘wow’ planting area is simply stunning. The team have worked very hard…

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Posted in Chelsea 2011, Exhibitions By Ed White On 23rd May 2011 | 0 Comments

Build@Chelsea: Day 7

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Here’s James Wheatley working hard to complete the area towards the back of the forge. Creating a ‘wild’ look in a feature garden is a big challenge, but we think he’s doing a great job. Lynn was delighted to see her delphiniums arrive as she grew these from root stock herself. They are the taller…

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Posted in Chelsea 2011, Exhibitions By Ed White On 21st May 2011 | 0 Comments

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