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Farplants appoints new leader for Added Value Division

Andy Harding has joined Farplants to head up its expanding Added Value Division. 
20 March 2017

Carol Paris to leave the HTA

Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) CEO, Carol Paris will leave the organisation next month after seven years 
16 March 2017

New 'equel' launched by hardware memoir author Graham Higson

The author of fictionalised memoir How Much for a Little Screw? and regular DIY Week contributor Graham Higson has launched a short 'equel' called All Mod Cons. 
14 March 2017

Rudridge employee celebrates 15 years of service

An employee at Rudridge in Farnham has celebrated the impressive milestone of 15 years of service at the business.  
13 March 2017

New timber director for Covers

Neil Woods has been appointed as timber director at timber merchants Covers. 
13 March 2017

DIY industry rallies behind ForgeFix marathon runner

Businesses from across the building and DIY industry are coming together to back a charity runner in this year's Virgin Money London Marathon. 
13 March 2017

N&C welcomes two new marketing team members

Nicholls & Clarke Group has announced the expansion of its marketing department, with two new members joining its head office in Chadwell Heath. 
28 February 2017

New sales director for Weber barbecues

Weber barbecues has appointed a new sales director for the UK and Ireland Chris Howard; previously group sales director at Keter UK, one of the world’s top manufacturers household and garden consumer products, joined the barbecue brand from January 2017. 
28 February 2017

Former Garden Store owner joins Home & Garden

The Home & Garden Group has appointed Neil Stevens, former director of The Garden Store Ltd, to its management team as Business Development Manager. 
27 February 2017

New banking venture for former Kingfisher boss Sir Ian Cheshire

Former Kingfisher ceo Sir Ian Cheshire has been appointed the chairman-designate for Barclay's UK operations. 
27 February 2017

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