2015

Christmas Delivered

Dobbies Offers Bespoke Christmas Service

01 December, 2015

Dobbies Garden Centres launches bespoke service to help deliver Christmas to hard working Brits

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Fizz and Sparkle as Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

Fizz and Sparkle as Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

16 November, 2015

Pencil and diary at the ready, it’s that time of year again to start thinking about Christmas preparations and Dobbies’ much-anticipated Ladies Night on Thursday 26th November 2015 will have everything you need from décor inspiration to indulging beauty treatments.

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Santa due to arrive at Dobbies

Santa's getting ready to arrive at Dobbies

12 November, 2015

Girls and boys who have been really good this year, don’t have to wait much longer as Santa is due to make his big arrival at Dobbies on Sunday 22nd November 2015*. *Santa arrives at the Lisburn store on the 21st November 2015.

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Dobbies to support Teenage Cancer Trust as its National Christmas Charity Partner

Dobbies to support Teenage Cancer Trust as its National Christmas Charity Partner

29 September, 2015

To launch the Christmas shopping season and kick-start its national Christmas charity partnership with Teenage Cancer Trust, Dobbies is hosting a Christmas Charity Night on 8th October at all 35 stores.

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Summer of Events Launched at Dobbies' Urban Gardens in Edinburgh

Summer of Events Launched at Dobbies' Urban Gardens in Edinburgh

17 July, 2015

From storytelling and wildlife workshops for the children to speed gardening and herbal remedy workshops, Dobbies is launching a series of exciting events based in the pop-up Parklets in George Street in central Edinburgh, the first in the UK. Celebrity Gardener David Domoney (This Morning and Love Your Garden) will officially launch the programme of events, kicking off with a series of speed gardening sessions on Saturday 18th July at noon.

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Dream Chocolate Bar Brought to Life by Dobbies

Dream Chocolate Bar Brought to Life by Dobbies

23 June, 2015

Champagne, strawberries and popping candy was the winning combination for loyal customer, Sally-Anne Foster, who entered a nationwide competition launched by Dobbies Garden Centres to create a limited edition chocolate bar to mark the retailer’s 150th anniversary.

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Get summer-ready at Dobbies’ Ladies Garden Party

Get summer-ready at Dobbies’ Ladies Garden Party

08 June, 2015

Following the success of its annual festive Ladies Night in November, Dobbies Garden Centres is hosting a Ladies Summer Garden Party on 18th June as part of the leading retailer’s 150th Anniversary celebrations. Tickets are available from store with £1 donation to the Wildlife Trusts.

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Dobbies gears up for UK-wide Charity Cycle Tour

Dobbies gears up for UK-wide Charity Cycle Tour

29 May, 2015

To mark Dobbies’ 150th anniversary, Dobbies’ staff pledge to cycle part of a 2,000 mile circuit as part of nationwide event

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Dobbies Launch Parklets in the UK

Dobbies Launch Parklets in the UK

22 May, 2015

The seeds were first sown in the USA and now the first ‘parklets’ are coming to the United Kingdom. Dobbies Garden Centres, Essential Edinburgh and The City of Edinburgh Council are getting together to create two mini gardens. The creative work has been taken on by Dobbies, who are designing, building and planting the urban gardens – with one themed to reflect the street’s high fashion offering and the other to emphasise its outstanding food and drink.

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The Wildlife Trusts named Dobbies’ 150th Anniversary Charity Partner (2)

The Wildlife Trusts named Dobbies’ 150th Anniversary Charity Partner

30 April, 2015

The Wildlife Trusts, one of three finalists, won a public vote to become Dobbies’ latest charity partner as part of the retailer’s 150th anniversary celebrations. Dobbies’ fundraising target of £50,000 will help to bring wildlife into school grounds up and down the UK - providing advice and activities, creating habitat for wildlife and places where children can explore, play and get close to nature.

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Celebrity Gardener, David Domoney, teams up with Dobbies

Celebrity Gardener, David Domoney, teams up with Dobbies

23 April, 2015

Whether you are planning a BBQ in the garden, looking to makeover a tired outdoor space, or are looking for green-fingered ideas for little ones – Dobbies is on hand with how-to top tip videos from celebrity gardener David Domoney.

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Giant green Easter bunny appears in cityscape to get the nation growing

Giant green Easter bunny appears in London cityscape to get the nation growing

01 April, 2015

Bunny ears have joined the familiar shapes of Canary Wharf and the City of London, as Easter weekend approaches. Dobbies Garden Centres has planted an eight foot herbaceous Easter topiary in Greenwich Park, to inspire the nation to think about their own gardens and outside spaces.

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Floral map of the UK by Dobbies reveals mums’ favourite flowers, just in time for Mother’s Day

Floral map of the UK by Dobbies reveals mums’ favourite flowers, just in time for Mother’s Day

13 March, 2015

For anyone in need of inspiration ahead of Mother’s Day, look no further than Dobbies Garden Centres’ vibrant map of the UK showing the favourite flowers of mums across the country.

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Dobbies Garden Café Coming to Dundee

Dobbies Garden Café Coming to Dundee

23 January, 2015

A unique garden-themed cafe is opening at Kingsway West Retail Park in Dundee.

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Local charities wanted by Dobbies

Local charities wanted by Dobbies

21 January, 2015

UK retailer, Dobbies Garden Centres, is looking for local charities to support. Opportunities are now available at each of its 35 stores across the country to become a local charity partner for 2015 and charities are being encouraged to apply.

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Dobbies Garden Café Coming to Dundee

Dobbies Garden Café Coming to Dundee

23 January, 2015

A unique garden-themed cafe is opening at Kingsway West Retail Park in Dundee.

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Christmas Delivered

Dobbies Offers Bespoke Christmas Service

01 December, 2015

Dobbies Garden Centres launches bespoke service to help deliver Christmas to hard working Brits

Read More
Dream Chocolate Bar Brought to Life by Dobbies

Dream Chocolate Bar Brought to Life by Dobbies

23 June, 2015

Champagne, strawberries and popping candy was the winning combination for loyal customer, Sally-Anne Foster, who entered a nationwide competition launched by Dobbies Garden Centres to create a limited edition chocolate bar to mark the retailer’s 150th anniversary.

Read More
Dobbies Launch Parklets in the UK

Dobbies Launch Parklets in the UK

22 May, 2015

The seeds were first sown in the USA and now the first ‘parklets’ are coming to the United Kingdom. Dobbies Garden Centres, Essential Edinburgh and The City of Edinburgh Council are getting together to create two mini gardens. The creative work has been taken on by Dobbies, who are designing, building and planting the urban gardens – with one themed to reflect the street’s high fashion offering and the other to emphasise its outstanding food and drink.

Read More
Celebrity Gardener, David Domoney, teams up with Dobbies

Celebrity Gardener, David Domoney, teams up with Dobbies

23 April, 2015

Whether you are planning a BBQ in the garden, looking to makeover a tired outdoor space, or are looking for green-fingered ideas for little ones – Dobbies is on hand with how-to top tip videos from celebrity gardener David Domoney.

Read More
Giant green Easter bunny appears in cityscape to get the nation growing

Giant green Easter bunny appears in London cityscape to get the nation growing

01 April, 2015

Bunny ears have joined the familiar shapes of Canary Wharf and the City of London, as Easter weekend approaches. Dobbies Garden Centres has planted an eight foot herbaceous Easter topiary in Greenwich Park, to inspire the nation to think about their own gardens and outside spaces.

Read More
Floral map of the UK by Dobbies reveals mums’ favourite flowers, just in time for Mother’s Day

Floral map of the UK by Dobbies reveals mums’ favourite flowers, just in time for Mother’s Day

13 March, 2015

For anyone in need of inspiration ahead of Mother’s Day, look no further than Dobbies Garden Centres’ vibrant map of the UK showing the favourite flowers of mums across the country.

Read More
Fizz and Sparkle as Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

Fizz and Sparkle as Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

16 November, 2015

Pencil and diary at the ready, it’s that time of year again to start thinking about Christmas preparations and Dobbies’ much-anticipated Ladies Night on Thursday 26th November 2015 will have everything you need from décor inspiration to indulging beauty treatments.

Read More
Santa due to arrive at Dobbies

Santa's getting ready to arrive at Dobbies

12 November, 2015

Girls and boys who have been really good this year, don’t have to wait much longer as Santa is due to make his big arrival at Dobbies on Sunday 22nd November 2015*. *Santa arrives at the Lisburn store on the 21st November 2015.

Read More
Dobbies to support Teenage Cancer Trust as its National Christmas Charity Partner

Dobbies to support Teenage Cancer Trust as its National Christmas Charity Partner

29 September, 2015

To launch the Christmas shopping season and kick-start its national Christmas charity partnership with Teenage Cancer Trust, Dobbies is hosting a Christmas Charity Night on 8th October at all 35 stores.

Read More
Summer of Events Launched at Dobbies' Urban Gardens in Edinburgh

Summer of Events Launched at Dobbies' Urban Gardens in Edinburgh

17 July, 2015

From storytelling and wildlife workshops for the children to speed gardening and herbal remedy workshops, Dobbies is launching a series of exciting events based in the pop-up Parklets in George Street in central Edinburgh, the first in the UK. Celebrity Gardener David Domoney (This Morning and Love Your Garden) will officially launch the programme of events, kicking off with a series of speed gardening sessions on Saturday 18th July at noon.

Read More
Get summer-ready at Dobbies’ Ladies Garden Party

Get summer-ready at Dobbies’ Ladies Garden Party

08 June, 2015

Following the success of its annual festive Ladies Night in November, Dobbies Garden Centres is hosting a Ladies Summer Garden Party on 18th June as part of the leading retailer’s 150th Anniversary celebrations. Tickets are available from store with £1 donation to the Wildlife Trusts.

Read More
Dobbies gears up for UK-wide Charity Cycle Tour

Dobbies gears up for UK-wide Charity Cycle Tour

29 May, 2015

To mark Dobbies’ 150th anniversary, Dobbies’ staff pledge to cycle part of a 2,000 mile circuit as part of nationwide event

Read More
The Wildlife Trusts named Dobbies’ 150th Anniversary Charity Partner (2)

The Wildlife Trusts named Dobbies’ 150th Anniversary Charity Partner

30 April, 2015

The Wildlife Trusts, one of three finalists, won a public vote to become Dobbies’ latest charity partner as part of the retailer’s 150th anniversary celebrations. Dobbies’ fundraising target of £50,000 will help to bring wildlife into school grounds up and down the UK - providing advice and activities, creating habitat for wildlife and places where children can explore, play and get close to nature.

Read More
Local charities wanted by Dobbies

Local charities wanted by Dobbies

21 January, 2015

UK retailer, Dobbies Garden Centres, is looking for local charities to support. Opportunities are now available at each of its 35 stores across the country to become a local charity partner for 2015 and charities are being encouraged to apply.

Read More