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B&Q aspiring Olympic fencer returns to Heidenheim

Jonathan Willis returned to compete in German competition as reigning champion. 
1 April 2008

Ironmongery Direct goes the distance

Essex-based company aims to raise £10,000 for heart disease charity 
1 April 2008

New buyer joins award-winning Grosvenor

Grosvenor Garden Centre has welcomed a new addition to its team, with the appointment of Emma Anzani as new lifestyle and seasonal buyer. 
31 March 2008

Deroma appoints new md to head UK

Italian-owned Deroma, a leading manufacturer of high quality pots for the home and garden, has appointed a new managing director to head up its UK operation. 
28 March 2008

Bring it on! Marathon runner confident of achieving target

Cowell's Garden Centre manager Martin Cowell says preparations for a sub-four hour marathon have him in good spirits for London's premier race meeting. 
26 March 2008

Twins celebrate 40th anniversary

Brothers Richard and Nigel Wallbridge invite 200 guests to toast the business's ongoing development. 
25 March 2008

Promotion at Arnold Laver

New executive director appointed. 
24 March 2008

Team B&Q

Aspiring Olympians make inroads on the path to glory. 
21 March 2008

Obituary: John Owlett

20 March 2008

Leyland strengthens marketing team

New role for Sharon Quinn; brand manager recruited. 
20 March 2008

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re: Further Homebase closures ahead

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re: Quick and easy wood treatment oil from Frogsuit

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