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    One of Gardening Leave’s Horticultural Therapists Pam takes a moment to water the garden before veterans arrive for the morning session
  • - Press Releases

    Plans for new veterans gardening therapy project in Dundee blossom
    £10,000 donation from Scotts Miracle-Gro & garden will be twinned with similar project in USA

    Gardening Leave at RHS Chelsea Flower Show
    “The Big Draw” partnership is launched by Inovar Garden Buildings and Gardening Leave

    Veterans gardening therapy charity launches Honesty mental health campaign
    And opens new-look horticultural therapy garden at Royal Hospital Chelsea

    Botanical art exhibition supports veterans charity in WW1 centenary year
    Paintings to raise awareness of support Gardening Leave offers present-day veterans.

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

    ISS and Gardening Leave – East Acton Outreach Garden
    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
    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.

    ISS teams up with horticultural therapy charity to create gardens for troubled veterans in London
    New outreach project opens in East Acton

    Veterans’ charity unveils new contemplation garden at Royal Hospital Chelsea
    Unused and overgrown corner of the grounds transformed into new garden.

    Green-fingered business support for veteran’s show garden
    Veteran and Turffit team up at Gardening Scotland for Gardening Leave

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