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Gardening project flourishes thanks to Glasgow Airport
08-04-2015
£3,050 donation to help develop a Wild Bird project at Gardening Leave Erskine

First ground broken at Dundee veterans garden project
17-03-2015
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
03-03-2015
Gardening Leave Seville Orange Marmalade scoops top foodie award

Botanical art exhibition raises awareness for Scottish veterans charity
11-02-2015
Illustrates how plants help heal invisible wounds of conflict

Gardening Leave backed by Guardian and Observer Christmas Appeal 2014
28-11-2014
We’re one of 9 mental health charities being supported by this national appeal

New WW1 vegetable seed range supports Gardening Leave
06-11-2014
New Franchi Seeds range of traditional veg grown by both sides during WW1

ISS assists in makeover for veterans horticultural therapy garden
03-10-2014
New look for Gardening Leave’s Ayr project

Plans for new veterans gardening therapy project in Dundee blossom
26-06-2014
£10,000 donation from Scotts Miracle-Gro & garden will be twinned with similar project in USA

Gardening Leave at RHS Chelsea Flower Show
14-05-2014
“The Big Draw” partnership is launched by Inovar Garden Buildings and Gardening Leave

Veterans gardening therapy charity launches Honesty mental health campaign
01-05-2014
And opens new-look horticultural therapy garden at Royal Hospital Chelsea

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

    Yesterday

    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

    Yesterday

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

    About 2 days ago

    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

    About 3 days ago

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