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Perrywood Garden Centre Raises Over £10,000 for Charity and Ends the Year with Some Festive Cheer

In spite of 2020 being a challenging year, Perrywood Tiptree has raised over £10,000 for its charities of the year. This year, they are Colchester & Ipswich Hospitals Charity, Kids Inspire and Greenfingers Charity. The funds were raised throughout the year across a range of activities involving staff and customers.

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c2c Celebrates its Local Community Heroes

South Essex train operator c2c has recognised the efforts its community has made during the coronavirus crisis with a Local Heroes awards scheme.

c2c Local Heroes

c2c Local Hero Competition

Nominate your local community hero

We’ve seen great community spirit over the last few months as people have gone above and beyond to help others out during the Coronavirus crisis, and c2c Rail would like to say thank you to those people, but they need your help.

Perrywood Garden Centre Tiptree Donates £350 Worth of Houseplants to Offices at Colchester Hospital

Perrywood Garden Centre Tiptree Donates £350 Worth of Houseplants to Offices at Colchester Hospital!

The Perrywood team visited the offices of Colchester Hospital on Friday with a donation of £350 houseplants. Staff from the hospital were ready and waiting for this special delivery!

Essex Farmers' Markets

Far beyond the glitzy, glamorous streets of Essex, and far past the bustling shops and cultural venues, there lies a wonderfully rural county of working farms and rich agricultural history.

Perrywood Garden Centre Celebrates Award Wins at the National Garden Centre Association Conference

Perrywood Garden Centre Celebrates Award Wins at the National Garden Centre Association Conference

Tiptree based Perrywood Garden Centre is celebrating tremendous success at the National Garden Centre Association (GCA) Conference this week, the industry’s most prestigious event of the year for UK garden centres.