2016

Dobbies brings Christmas sparkle to local community groups

Dobbies brings Christmas sparkle to local community groups

05 December, 2016

Dobbies is spreading festive cheer this Christmas as it gifts local community groups with the decoration no one should be without. Each of the garden centres around the UK donated a stunning real tree to local groups this December to ensure the jolly spirit remains alive this Christmas.

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Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

28 November, 2016

As December is officially the start of the party season, Dobbies is hosting its annual Ladies Night to kick off the festivities. The much-anticipated event will be taking place on Thursday 1st December, and the fun-filled night will have everything you need to get your Christmas preparations under way.

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Santa arrives at Dobbies on Sunday

Santa arrives at Dobbies on Sunday

16 November, 2016

Santa will be arriving at Dobbies in style at 11am on Sunday. Get there early to wave in the big man in red and enjoy the magical parade which will be thrown to welcome him.

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Dobbies Garden Café wins Quality Food Award

Dobbies Garden Café wins Quality Food Award

10 November, 2016

Dobbies Garden Café in Dundee came out on top at the Quality Café Food Awards, winning in the Independent Café from a Multiple Chain category. The award, which was presented by Gareth Gates, recognised the café for its high quality food and service.

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Bakers invited to sleigh the competition at Dobbies this Christmas

Bakers invited to sleigh the competition at Dobbies this Christmas

27 October, 2016

As BBC 1’s Great British Bake off comes to an end, Dobbies is giving its customers a chance to become Star Baker of their local area this Christmas.

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Cultivation Street success for Dobbies Community Champion

Cultivation Street success for Dobbies Community Champion

15 September, 2016

Zoe Stanmore, Community Champion at Dobbies Southport, has been awarded 2nd prize for the ‘Industry Ambassador of the Year’ award from Cultivation Street supported by National Garden Gift Vouchers.

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Dobbies grows talent

Dobbies grows talent

12 September, 2016

Dobbies Garden Centres works with local schemes around the country to grow talent and help young people into jobs.

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Dobbies appoints Andrew Bracey as chairman

Dobbies appoints Andrew Bracey as chairman

25 August, 2016

Andrew Bracey has been appointed Chairman of Dobbies, the UK’s second largest garden centre retailer, headquartered in Scotland.

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Dobbies kids gardening club members graduate to become mini teaching assistants

Dobbies kids gardening club members graduate to become mini teaching assistants

20 July, 2016

Two green fingered youngsters from Perth are passing on their skills to the next generation of gardeners as they become “mini teachers” at Dobbies Little Seedlings Gardening Club.

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Get the little ones outdoors this summer at Dobbies

Get the little ones outdoors this summer at Dobbies

13 July, 2016

Parents looking to keep the kids entertained this summer should check out Dobbies brand new Little Seedlings Holiday Club. Taking place at stores across the UK, the series of horticulture themed workshops will be the perfect opportunity to get little ones outdoors this school break.

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Dobbies confirms John Cleland as new CEO

Dobbies confirms John Cleland as new CEO

12 July, 2016

The new owners of Dobbies, Midlothian Capital Partners and Hattington Capital, announce John Cleland as CEO. He will replace Andy King, who has agreed to stay with the business as a strategic adviser to the Board.

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Dobbies helps make veteran memorial possible

Dobbies helps make veteran memorial possible

15 June, 2016

Dobbies Livingston has given a local community project a green fingered hand by gifting £450 worth of growing tools and plants to Craigshill Community Centre.

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Dobbies to help welltality flourish in local communities

Dobbies to help welltality flourish in local communities

23 May, 2016

Dobbies is on a quest to help local community groups revamp their outdoor space by creating beautiful welltality gardens up and down the country.

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Dobbies prepares for rush as green fingered Brits kick off gardening season

Dobbies prepares for rush as green fingered Brits kick off gardening season

22 March, 2016

Easter is officially the start of the gardening season, and Dobbies stores are gearing up for their busiest weekend of the year.

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Dobbies Announce Local Charity Partners

Dobbies announce Local Charity Partners

15 March, 2016

Dobbies is delighted to have confirmed its new Local Charity Partners for each of its stores around the UK.

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Plants bloomin’ everywhere at Dobbies this Mother’s Day

Plants bloomin’ everywhere at Dobbies this Mother’s Day

03 March, 2016

Garden centre gears up for busiest week of the year for houseplant sales.

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2016

Dobbies appeal to charities to form blossoming partnerships

21 January, 2016

Leading UK garden centre retailer, Dobbies, is to launch this year’s community programme by selecting Local Charity Partners for each of its 35 stores.

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Dobbies Garden Café wins Quality Food Award

Dobbies Garden Café wins Quality Food Award

10 November, 2016

Dobbies Garden Café in Dundee came out on top at the Quality Café Food Awards, winning in the Independent Café from a Multiple Chain category. The award, which was presented by Gareth Gates, recognised the café for its high quality food and service.

Read More
Dobbies appoints Andrew Bracey as chairman

Dobbies appoints Andrew Bracey as chairman

25 August, 2016

Andrew Bracey has been appointed Chairman of Dobbies, the UK’s second largest garden centre retailer, headquartered in Scotland.

Read More
Dobbies confirms John Cleland as new CEO

Dobbies confirms John Cleland as new CEO

12 July, 2016

The new owners of Dobbies, Midlothian Capital Partners and Hattington Capital, announce John Cleland as CEO. He will replace Andy King, who has agreed to stay with the business as a strategic adviser to the Board.

Read More
Dobbies prepares for rush as green fingered Brits kick off gardening season

Dobbies prepares for rush as green fingered Brits kick off gardening season

22 March, 2016

Easter is officially the start of the gardening season, and Dobbies stores are gearing up for their busiest weekend of the year.

Read More
Plants bloomin’ everywhere at Dobbies this Mother’s Day

Plants bloomin’ everywhere at Dobbies this Mother’s Day

03 March, 2016

Garden centre gears up for busiest week of the year for houseplant sales.

Read More
Dobbies brings Christmas sparkle to local community groups

Dobbies brings Christmas sparkle to local community groups

05 December, 2016

Dobbies is spreading festive cheer this Christmas as it gifts local community groups with the decoration no one should be without. Each of the garden centres around the UK donated a stunning real tree to local groups this December to ensure the jolly spirit remains alive this Christmas.

Read More
Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

Dobbies gets ready to host festive Ladies Night

28 November, 2016

As December is officially the start of the party season, Dobbies is hosting its annual Ladies Night to kick off the festivities. The much-anticipated event will be taking place on Thursday 1st December, and the fun-filled night will have everything you need to get your Christmas preparations under way.

Read More
Santa arrives at Dobbies on Sunday

Santa arrives at Dobbies on Sunday

16 November, 2016

Santa will be arriving at Dobbies in style at 11am on Sunday. Get there early to wave in the big man in red and enjoy the magical parade which will be thrown to welcome him.

Read More
Bakers invited to sleigh the competition at Dobbies this Christmas

Bakers invited to sleigh the competition at Dobbies this Christmas

27 October, 2016

As BBC 1’s Great British Bake off comes to an end, Dobbies is giving its customers a chance to become Star Baker of their local area this Christmas.

Read More
Cultivation Street success for Dobbies Community Champion

Cultivation Street success for Dobbies Community Champion

15 September, 2016

Zoe Stanmore, Community Champion at Dobbies Southport, has been awarded 2nd prize for the ‘Industry Ambassador of the Year’ award from Cultivation Street supported by National Garden Gift Vouchers.

Read More
Dobbies grows talent

Dobbies grows talent

12 September, 2016

Dobbies Garden Centres works with local schemes around the country to grow talent and help young people into jobs.

Read More
Dobbies kids gardening club members graduate to become mini teaching assistants

Dobbies kids gardening club members graduate to become mini teaching assistants

20 July, 2016

Two green fingered youngsters from Perth are passing on their skills to the next generation of gardeners as they become “mini teachers” at Dobbies Little Seedlings Gardening Club.

Read More
Get the little ones outdoors this summer at Dobbies

Get the little ones outdoors this summer at Dobbies

13 July, 2016

Parents looking to keep the kids entertained this summer should check out Dobbies brand new Little Seedlings Holiday Club. Taking place at stores across the UK, the series of horticulture themed workshops will be the perfect opportunity to get little ones outdoors this school break.

Read More
Dobbies helps make veteran memorial possible

Dobbies helps make veteran memorial possible

15 June, 2016

Dobbies Livingston has given a local community project a green fingered hand by gifting £450 worth of growing tools and plants to Craigshill Community Centre.

Read More
Dobbies to help welltality flourish in local communities

Dobbies to help welltality flourish in local communities

23 May, 2016

Dobbies is on a quest to help local community groups revamp their outdoor space by creating beautiful welltality gardens up and down the country.

Read More
2016

Dobbies appeal to charities to form blossoming partnerships

21 January, 2016

Leading UK garden centre retailer, Dobbies, is to launch this year’s community programme by selecting Local Charity Partners for each of its 35 stores.

Read More