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Garden Centre Group appoints head of home

Deniece Farr takes up new role this month, overseeing ranges including giftware and Christmas. 
22 September 2009

Bayer Garden entices its latest recruit from Westland

Steve Mead moves over to Cambridge-based firm to take up the role of head of marketing. 
22 September 2009

New sales manager at Eddingtons

Eddingtons has announced the appointment of Dave Gosling as territory sales manager for the South West region, effective 12th October 2009. 
18 September 2009

Changes at Rowlinson Timber

David H Wilson retires from the company after nearly 50 years in the industry, while Rowlinson promotes two further members of staff. 
17 September 2009

Garden Centre Group appoints head of garden care

Trained horticulturalist and former Country Gardens employee, Andrew West takes up new role this month. 
16 September 2009

Gardman appoints new marketing manager

Suzanne Broughton from Leicestershire takes up role for the leading UK supplier of gardening and wild bird care products. 
14 September 2009

New manager at Heighley Gate

Roger Wale from Morpeth in Northumberland is appointed general manager of Heighley Gate Nursery & Garden Centre. 
11 September 2009

Roman recruit

Shower designer and manufacturer Roman has appointed Geoff Ingram as northern contracts manager. 
9 September 2009

Wickes hits £750,000 fundraising milestone but aims for £1m

DIY retailer raises three quarters of a million for Leukaemia Research in its first-ever national charity partnership. 
8 September 2009

Kingfisher appoints new group property director

Ian Playford joins the company on October 19 and will sit on Kingfisher's retail board. 
7 September 2009
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