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Argos launches same-day delivery ahead of Christmas 6-Oct-2015
Argos challenges the market by becoming the first retailer to offer same day delivery across the UK, up to 10pm, seven days a week, 364 days a year.

Home and Garden Group adds ninth garden centre 5-Oct-2015
The Home and Garden Group has grown its number of garden centres to nine with the acquisition of Floralands Garden Centre in Nottingham.

Fine for man who robbed hardware shop - then complained about it 5-Oct-2015
A court has ordered a shoplifter to pay out over £1,000 after he went to the police complaining about his treatment by the hardware shop he targeted.

Cycle chain Wiggle shuts Homebase concessions 5-Oct-2015
Cycle retailer Wiggle is unexpectedly closing all its Wiggle Workshop concessions in Homebase stores this month.

Petcare companies scoop honours at PetQuip Awards 5-Oct-2015
Twenty-two petcare companies have been honoured in the PetQuip Awards, which took place in association with the recent PATS Telford show.

BHETA hails Wickes meet the buyer a success 5-Oct-2015
The British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA) is delighted that its latest Meet The Buyer day with brand new retail partner, Wickes, hit the mark and hopes it will become a regular event.

Nine branches to close in Wales as B&Q store cull continues 1-Oct-2015
B&Q has revealed that it will be closing nine stores in Wales as part of its plan to shut 60 stores across the UK over the next two years.

John Lewis opens new £35m Birmingham store 1-Oct-2015
The department store chain insist the new opening last week signals its commitment to the British High Street and the importance of investing in physical shops as part of its growth strategy.

Record full-year turnover for Topps Tiles 30-Sep-2015
Topps Tiles predicts record-breaking full-year revenue and continued growth in market share, it said today in a trading update.

Kingfisher backs campaign to stamp out illegal timber 30-Sep-2015
Kingfisher is one of over 60 other timber-related businesses and seven trade federations urging the European Commission to get tougher over illegal timber sourcing.

Screwfix has Supply Chain Team of the Year 30-Sep-2015
Screwfix is celebrating after being awarded the title of Supply Chain Team of the Year at the Retail Week Supply Chain Awards 2015 this month.

Lily Bowl wins garden designers award 29-Sep-2015
The Lily Bowl from Urbis Design has been named as the Society of Garden Designers (SGD) Product of the Year 2015.

Greenfingers parachute jump a success 29-Sep-2015
A team of daredevil supporters undertook a parachute jump for the garden charity to raise money for a garden at Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice in Sheffield.

Great Western Buying Group signs up new members 29-Sep-2015
Two garden centres have this month joined seven others as part of the Great Western Buying Group.

Grow-your-own develops a taste for the Med 29-Sep-2015
Gardeners who indulge in grow-your-own are increasingly looking to the Mediterranean for further challenges.

Scotland and N Ireland winners unveiled by GCA 29-Sep-2015
The Garden Centre Association (GCA) has revealed the winners of its Scotland and Northern Ireland area awards.

Paul Grinsell named as BHETA home improvement director 28-Sep-2015
It has been revealed that former Totally exhibition director Paul Grinsell will take up the role vacated by Peter Stone in August.

Award for online garden furniture entrepreneur 28-Sep-2015
The founder of what is now a multi-million-pound online garden furniture business has been named Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the Essex Business Excellence Awards 2015.

Scotts donates £10,000 to Scouts garden 28-Sep-2015
Thanks to a donation of £10,000 from Scotts Miracle-Gro, work has started to create a new Garden of Reflection from scratch for Crawley District Scouts.

Premier Decorations is Home Hardware's Best Display Stand 28-Sep-2015
Last week's Home Hardware Autumn Trade Show in Northampton saw Premier Decorations take the title of Best Display Stand.

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Latest product news in Tiles

Tile promotion 21-Mar-2011
British Ceramic Tile is currently running a 10% off promotion on its Buxton wall tile range from this month until the end of May 2011.

The best bit from Forgefix 13-Jan-2011
The TileMax bit from ForgeFix has an asymmetric design and precision tip to cut resistance levels by 25% and prevent the bit 'wandering' while in use. This reduces the likelihood of tiles cracking or chipping when drilled.

Tiling without a tiler 12-Jan-2011
Promising a great-looking finish without any of the tools, mess, waste and effort of traditional tiles, Easy Tile offers an alternative to ceramic tiles for all DIYers, regardless of skill level.

Brighten up with Brighton 26-Aug-2010
The new Brighton range from British Ceramic Tile combines a soft linear design with vibrant colours including red, orange, green, bright blue, lilac and of course, black and white.

New BCT range is out of this world 13-Jan-2010
British Ceramic Tile has recently launched the new Saturn range, an addition to the Urban collection.

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Fixer is first past the post 18-Apr-2008
Dunlop announces the first winner in its ‘Sporting Year’ competition.

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