Please see below a selection of the coverage we have received in various trade and consumer publications:

August, 2015


GCA members see standards and profitability improve - GTN Xtra

GCA: garden centres firing on all cylinders - Garden Centre Retail

Garden centres up in July - HortWeek

Inspector leaves after three years - Garden Centre Retail August, 2015 issue


July, 2015


Full results from North Thames GCA Regional Awards - GTN Xtra


Planters and Webbs win main GCA Midlands regional awards - GTN Xtra 

Squires Hersham and Haskins Roundstone are tops in South Thames GCA - GTN Xtra 


Wales & West Best Centre winners are The Old Railway Line and Monkton Elm - GTN Xtra


Ruxley Rose garden centre finalists announced by GCA - GardenForum

GCA Trust award goes to Capel Manor student Sian - Garden Centre Retail

GCA Trust award goes to Capel Manor student Sian - GardenForum

Liz Hutson leaves GCA inspector role - HortWeek


GCA inspector steps down - Garden Centre Retail


June, 2015


GCA announces 50th anniversary venue - Garden Centre Retail


Garden Centre Association conference for Brighton - HortWeek


May, 2015


April sales up in garden centres, says Garden Centre Association - HortWeek

Comfy furniture & sizzling BBQ sales boost April’s figures - Garden Centre Retail


April, 2015

Weather affects plant sales while non-traditional categories soar


February, 2015


GCA’s e-learning initiative to continue to GROW through 2015 - GardenForum


Nominate your GCA Rising Stars 2015 - Garden Centre Retail


GCA offers ‘how to achieve inspection excellence’ tips - GardenForum


January, 2015


GCA announces first batch of award winners - Garden Centre Retail


Supplier team conquers at GCA Roman Games - Garden Centre Retail


Reinvent your retail at the GCA annual conference - Garden Centre Retail


Senior army trainer, entrepreneur and economist to feature at Garden Centre Association annual conference - HortWeek


December, 2014


Bents and Castle Gardens take Garden Centre Association Christmas display prizes - Horticulture Week


Garden Centre Association members see strong November sales - Horticulture Week


Garden Centre Association announces regional Christmas display winners - Horticulture Week


Garden Centre Association announces top car boss as headline speaker - Horticulture Week


Plants up 14.5 per cent in October says Garden Centre Association - Horticulture Week


November, 2014


GCA members invited to compete for the Worrall Cup - Garden Forum


Garden centre returns up by approximately eight per cent year-to-date following strong October - Horticulture Week


Early birds catch a discount for the GCA conference - Garden Forum


GCA and GIMA growing - Horticulture Week


October, 2014


Coolings and Newbridge Nurseries among winners in garden centre plantarea competition - Horticulture Week


September saw garden centre sales rise led by hard landscaping - Horticulture Week


September, 2014


Clothing sales top garden centre charts for August - Horticulture Week


GLEE visitors invited to GCA’s stand - GardenForum

 

August, 2014


Westland Rising Stars set for more garden centre training - Horticulture Week


Garden centre annual catering sales exceed £200m says trade body as department is ranked highest for many outlets - Horticulture Week

Garden centres enjoy strong plant sales lift in August thanks to lower temperatures - Horticulture Week

July, 2014


Podington takes honours at Garden Centre Association event - Horticulture Week

June, 2014


GCA inspector called yet? They are coming this week... - GardenForum

April, 2014


Easter sales 'cracking' say garden retailers, continuing good start to year - Horticulture Week


Me & My Job - Iain Wylie, chief executive, Garden Centre Association - Horticulture Week


March, 2014


February 'hit and miss' for garden centres says GCA - Horticulture Week


Coolings Nurseries boss urges garden centres to get involved in international event - Horticulture Week

New area chairmen announced for the GCA - GardenForum

Sign up for the International Garden Centre Conference - GardenForum

January, 2014


Farm shop, furniture and BBQs all report uplift for 2013 in final Garden Centre Association figures - Horticulture Week


Garden centre team wins Greenfingers Challenge Cup - GardenForum