Award-winning gardener, 75, tells of daily battle against heatwave

Is this the last green lawn in Britain? Award-winning gardener, 75, tells of daily battle to keep his pride and joy in tiptop shape during searing heatwave  Stuart Grindle says he has ‘no intention’ of letting prize-winning grass be ruined  He spends up to four hours a day watering to keep garden in tiptop condition   The retired joiner also has […]

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Litter picking cockapoo handed award for services to the environment

Litter picking cockapoo Daisy, nine, has collected 5,000 cans, coffee cups and plastic bottles for her owner to recycle Daisy the cockapoo has been collecting litter in Diglis since she was a puppy   She sniffs litter out along canal pathways as well as in hedgerows and bushes  After collecting nearly 5,000 pieces of litter she has been given a mayoral seal […]

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Melbourne-made game Florence wins Apple Design Award at WWDC

A wonderfully unusual game developed in Australia has won a coveted Apple Design Award at the company's Worldwide Developer Conference. Ken Wong is the founder and creative director at Mountains, a small development team based in Melbourne, and accepted the award for their game Florence, which tells the story of young love and all its messy, awkward and sometimes heartbreaking […]

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