News and announcements from Grosvenor Garden Centre, Chester


Archive for June, 2011

Grosvenor is The Greatest Wildbird Care Team!

Grosvenor has been awarded the prestigious accolade of The Greatest Wildbird Care Team by the industry-leading Greatest Awards who presented their Gold award at the annual Gala Garden Party this week.

Celebrating the best teams in the garden retail industry and voted for by customers and suppliers, Grosvenor was also a finalist in The Greatest Indoor Living and Style Team and The Greatest Garden Centre Green Team categories.

The Greatest Wildbird Care Team award was presented to Grosvenor in recognition of their knowledgeable staff and their enthusiasm to discuss new ideas and products with customers.  Grosvenor is a Corporate Member of the Cheshire Wildlife Trust and regularly supports wildlife and environmental initiatives within the community.

The Greatest Wildbird Care Team at Grosvenor

The Greatest Wildbird Care Team at Grosvenor

“With 10 finalists in the Wildbird Care Team category, we knew we would have to beat stiff competition to take the Gold award and were thrilled when the announcement that we had won this national award was made,” commented Graham Moorcroft, Team Leader, Garden Department.

“We are proud to have such an outstanding team and this award demonstrates the unsurpassable level of knowledge and expertise that they are able to offer to our customers every day,” Graham concluded.
The Greatest award is the latest award win for Grosvenor this year, having won the Garden Centre of Excellence accolade for a record 11th consecutive year.

Chickens hatch chicks!

We’re really excited about the arrival of 3 fluffy Black Orpington chicks.    

One of our hens has been incubating her eggs, along with a little help from her friends!  We’ll keep you updated on their progress and let you know if any more arrive.

Create your own ‘Good Life’

No matter how much outdoor space you have at your disposal, big or small, you can easily enjoy the ‘Good Life’ and a greener, more sustainable lifestyle.

PlantforLife research has shown that nearly half of people living in cities dream of moving to the countryside to lead a more fulfilling, sustainable and greener way of life.

Enjoy the 'Good Life' with Grosvenor

And you can live the ‘Good Life’ too – even by using a simple hanging basket, pot or container to grow your own fruit or vegetables.

Ask one of our team when you next visit us and we will show you how or download a leaflet here

Plants are great at cleaning the air so improve your lifestyle and enjoy a greener, cleaner way of life – and you don’t have to move house to do it!