Category: General News

Autumn In The Garden

Autumn Garden

15 Flowers That’ll Spruce Up Your Garden This Autumn Autumn Gardens have to look drab… There are lots of lovely flowering plants that are hardy enough to withstand the change in weather. Chrysanthemums are a quintessential Autumn garden flower, and you can pick up ‘mums’ really cheaply at your local supermarket or garden centre. Set the… Read more »

Lift Share Week

Liftshare Week 1-7th October 2018 Liftshare Week is all about celebrating the social, environmental and financial benefits of car sharing. It’s time to take stock about how you travel and think, is there anyone I could share my journey with to save a bit of money and make new friends along the way? You don’t… Read more »

Rattan Fever

Rattan is still on the interiors hot list for Autumn 2018. Here’s how you can incorporate it into your home… Tall baskets in a hallway work great as umbrella stands. You could also try hanging a rattan mirror in the centre of your hallway wall to create a focal point. Elsewhere in your home you… Read more »

Navy and Copper

Incorporate one of the latest and all time favourite colours into your home this season. Navy and Copper is a must have look for Autumn 2018. Use metallic paint to transform your walls or if you’re a fan of florals, look no further than the stunning paper shown below from Graham & Brown. Liven up… Read more »

Brighten Up A Neutral Space

The Yelm

The kitchen in our Yelm show home is a perfect example of how you can use accessories to brighten up a neutral space. By simply using brightly coloured accessories you can change the look and feel of any room. Grab a retro style kettle in bold colour like the one below from Amara. Add a… Read more »

Homes To Suit Everyone

Looking To Move Home? We’ve got homes to suit everyone’s tastes and budgets at our Larwood Park development in Kirkby In Ashfield. Call into the sales and information centre for more information. We are open Thursday to Monday 11am – 5pm. La`rwood Park – Off Wentworth Road, Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire NG17 8HR Telephone: 01623… Read more »

Celebrating Moving Into Your New Home

Celebrating Moving Into Your New Home… You are nicely settled into your new home and now you want to celebrate it with friends and family. As it’s summertime you might be considering opening up your garden and throwing a garden party. Nothing quite says party like balloons and bunting and it will add instant colour… Read more »

Explore Your New Neighbourhood By Bike

Summer is coming, leave your car keys at home and soak up some rays on two wheels instead! From Saturday 9th June to Sunday 17th June 2018 Larwood Park is celebrating Bike Week, a national campaign to encourage ‘everyday cycling for everyone’. Why are we doing this? Cycling is a fun, low-cost, way to maintain… Read more »

Home Decorating Habits

Your home decorating habits uncovered… BRITS are renowned for being house proud and now, new research has revealed that we’re a nation that is never truly satisfied with our homes. A survey of 1,000 UK homeowners carried out by interiors retailer Furniture123.co.uk, found more than half (55%) of Brits say they have a room in… Read more »

Easter Recipes and Menus

Whether you’re entertaining friends this Easter or just want to make something extra special for your family the BBC website has some great Easter Menus ideas. They have recipes for everything from traditional Easter lunch and laid-back seasonal feasts, simnel cake, hot cross buns and other tasty treats. One of our favourites is the hot cross… Read more »