The Gardens Group: Christmas Trees

Potted Christmas trees have already arrived at our garden centres and from Monday 22 November, the first cut Nordmann Fir Christmas trees will also be available. By the end of the month, we’ll have our usual large selection to choose from, including Norway Spruce, Noble and Fraser Fir. If you like to put your Christmas […]

Go Green by Train

Friends of Crewkerne Station FOCS Day Out for Gillingham Museum to Crewkerne with Blackmore Vale Community Rail Partnership This week members of Gillingham Museum came to Crewkerne as part of the ‘Go Green by Train’ organised by the national Community Rail Network. Local station adoption groups like the Friends of Crewkerne Station have been encouraging people to use […]

Come by Train to Sherborne for a great book launch at Castle Gardens

BOOK LAUNCHThe Healthy Vegetable Gardenby Sally Morgan Castle GardensThursday 2 September Expert organic gardener and author, Sally Morgan will launch her latest release, The Healthy Vegetable Garden, at Castle Gardens on Thursday 2 September at 6:30pm. Delving into natural, chemical free approaches to soil, biodiversity and managing pests and diseases, this free author event will give […]

Great British Railways: For The Passenger

New public body Great British Railways to integrate the railways and deliver passenger-focused travel with simpler, modern fares and reliable services. Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail to reform Britain’s railways and launch a new era for passengers. biggest change in 25 years sees creation of new public body Great British Railways – a single, familiar brand […]

A message from South Western Railway

South Western Railway (SWR) is looking forward to welcoming customers back to a more punctual, reliable and energy efficient network, following a year-long programme of extensive improvements made possible by low passenger numbers. Since the first national lockdown in spring last year, passenger numbers on SWR’s network have remained consistently low compared to pre-pandemic levels. […]