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    A volunteer at our Ayr site helps a veteran get to grips with willow weaving
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    Victoria Cross hero officially opens revamped Ayr horticultural therapy garden for troubled ex-soldiers
    Sgt. Johnson Beharry visits Gardening Leave Auchincruive

    Botanical art exhibition raises awareness for soon-to-launch Dundee veterans garden
    ‘The Art of Cultivating Hope’: Dundee Botanic Garden 10 – 24 June 2015

    Chelsea Fringe event in Kent supports Gardening Leave
    The Walled Nursery in Kent asks visitors to be honest about veterans’ mental health

    Gardening Leave’s therapeutic plants inspire botanical artist’s latest work
    Plants blooming for a second time – in print at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show!

    Gardening project flourishes thanks to Glasgow Airport
    £3,050 donation to help develop a Wild Bird project at Gardening Leave Erskine

    First ground broken at Dundee veterans garden project
    Gardening Leave’s new site will be built on disused bowling green in city

    Ayrshire veterans make some of the best marmalade in the world – official
    Gardening Leave Seville Orange Marmalade scoops top foodie award

    Botanical art exhibition raises awareness for Scottish veterans charity
    Illustrates how plants help heal invisible wounds of conflict

    Gardening Leave backed by Guardian and Observer Christmas Appeal 2014
    We’re one of 9 mental health charities being supported by this national appeal

    New WW1 vegetable seed range supports Gardening Leave
    New Franchi Seeds range of traditional veg grown by both sides during WW1

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    Using coffee grounds as slug deterrent, transplanting beans (lots!) & a VC in the garden: news from our Ayr project ow.ly/P8jrc


    Wonderful pic of a veteran at our @RHChelsea hort.therapy project taken this week in the greenhouses. ow.ly/i/bC7Y7

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    RT @SirenTraining Just spoke to Jade from @gardening_leave - we absolutely LOVE what you guys do!

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    RT @ISSLandscaping Thank you @eFIG_Ltd for the excellent coverage @gardening_leave #Ayr hort therapy garden official opening ow.ly/P4ZGI

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    Agapanthus flowering at our @RHChelsea project. Anyone seen others flowering outside London yet? ow.ly/i/bCVzP

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