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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

ISS assists in makeover for veterans horticultural therapy garden
New look for Gardening Leave’s Ayr project

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

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      Veterans using alcohol as self-medication and how attending Gardening Leave helps


    RT @HorticulturalH @gardening_leave work with veterans using hort.therapy. Please have look ^_^


    Our new hort.therapist Astrid helping the woodwork crew at Ayr ow.ly/i/aj4b6 Astrid will be in charge of our new Dundee site


    Actimel bottles painted by veterans & staff at our Chelsea garden to be used as cane toppers. Daffs & Mondrian art! ow.ly/i/abped

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    RT @KentChelsFringe I love @TheWalledNurser it is a serene spot & can't wait for their @ChelseaFringe event in aid of the great charity @gardening_leave .

    About 3 days ago

    RT @TheWalledNurser Listen out to @BBCRADIOKENT in around 10 minutes, Emma's talking about the fantastic horticultural therapy provided by @gardening_leave

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