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Gardening Leave & horticultural companies in joint exercise to ‘green-over’ London’s Union Jack Club
11-04-2014
Members of the Armed Forces, past and present, staying at the famous Club will now benefit from the therapeutic power of plants…

Gardening project flourishes thanks to Glasgow Airport
31-03-2014
£5,000 donation to be used to create new wildlife garden

Gardening Leave searches for a new Chair
08-02-2014
We seek a strong Chair of the Board of Trustees to take the organisation forward. Closing date: 5th March, 2014

Gardening Leave & ISS partnership blooms
27-01-2014
ISS receives award for helping Gardening Leave

On sale – Gardening Leave calendar
09-12-2013
A New Year needs a new calendar!

ISS and Gardening Leave – East Acton Outreach Garden
24-11-2013
Gardening Leave has been Highly Commended in the Sunday Telegraph’s Gardening Against the Odds awards for our East Acton Outreach Garden in London. Here’s the story behind the garden and how we, with help from ISS Facility Services Landscaping, brought the garden to life for veterans.

TV gardener Jim McColl launches renovation project at Ayr horticultural therapy garden for armed forces veterans
18-11-2013
Jim McColl helped Gardening Leave officially launch Phase 2 of its project to renovate a large Victorian ‘ Stovehouse’ greenhouse next to its horticultural therapy garden at Auchincruive, near Ayr.

Remembrance service at Gardening Leave
11-11-2013
Veterans, staff and volunteers from two Gardening Leave sites gathered together to remember and pay their respects.

Gardening Leave to receive LIBOR fund award for new Dundee project
30-10-2013
Last night it was announced by the Prime Minister that Gardening Leave is to receive £73,000 from the Armed Forces Covenant LIBOR fund for a project in Dundee.

Dog show raises ‘hound-reds’ of pounds for veterans charity
18-09-2013
Not such a barking idea!

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Big thank you to @smfcuk for ISS cookery demo for veterans/staff at our Erskine project today using GL-grown produce ow.ly/i/5kUNI

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RT @HarrietRycroft Rosemary for remembrance abounds in the Whichford garden. #shakespearesbirthday pic.twitter.com/MpBdsDImQs

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RT @poppypride1 War memorials website gets go-ahead bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-…

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Derek ISS Chef @smfcuk & veteran George preparing for cookery demo at our Erskine site ow.ly/i/5k94k Lots of fresh produce picked

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RT @CombatStress If you or a loved one served in UK ArmedForces & need to talk about mental health, the 24-hour @CombatStress Helpline is 0800 138 1619 plsRT

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