We would like to thank everyone who supported our employees across all our businesses by helping us raise money for the Movember Foundation. Where Does The Money Go? We are very proud to announce all the money everyone donated has come to a grand total of £1250! This money can help fund new research, clinics, organise events and prevent men from dying too young. If you would like to see where your money goes in more detail if you have donated then please Click Here Not only did we have fun on the way, we helped raise awareness for Mens Health issues. Across the world, men die too young. On average men can die up to six years before women for reasons which are largely preventable. We can all take action to live healthier, happier and longer lives. Take a look at our best some of the moustaches our male employees grew.
We are Moving! King Acre Codicote is moving from it's current Wyevale site into Vanstone Park Garden Centre. Directions from Wyevale old address… Just over 1 mile away… (Sat Nav: SG4 8TH) As you drive out of the current Wyevale site turn right onto the B656 (London Road) heading towards Hitchin. Travel down the road for approximately 1 mile and you will find our new site is Vanstone Park Graden Centre on the left. New Address: King Acre Landscaping Centre Codicote, Within Vanstone Park Garden Centre, Hitchin Road, Codicote, Hitchin, SG4 8TH
We need your support! Our male employees are taking part in Movember. Growing their facial hair to raise awareness for men's health issues. We will be raising money for Movember Europe who in particular support prostate and testicular cancer as well as men's mental health and suicide prevention. You can find more information on Movember here www.uk.movember.com We are looking for donations to help prevent men from dying too young! If you would like to donate to this fantastic charity you can do so by clicking this link below. https://moteam.co/bowland-stone or alternatively we have charity buckets provided in each of our stores if you are planning a visit. Thank you all for your support! The King Acre Team
Phipps at King Acre Landscaping Centre is moving from it's current address: 203 Two Mile Hill Rd, Kingswood, Bristol, BS15 1AZ. Directions from Phipps old address... Less than 2 miles away... (Sat Nav: BS5 8AU) Travel down Two Mile Hill Road along the A420 to St Georges Park. Turn left onto Blackswarth Rd at the junction with Chalks Rd. Continue past Beaufort Rd junction, following Blackswarth Rd leading into Crews Hole Rd. Turning left at the brow of the hill. Here you will find our new home, first gate on the right, within Satellite Business Park. New Address: Unit 13, Satellite Business Park, Blackswarth Road, St George, Bristol, BS5 8AU
Apologies to any customers wanting to visit King Acre Codicote this morning (Saturday 28th July 2018). Due to unforeseen circumstances we will not be able to open this branch until 11am. Please call Bowland Stone on 0117 9557530 if you have any queries. Kind regards, The Team at King Acre
This August Bank Holiday the opening hours across our sites will be as follows: King Acre Codicote: 10:00-16:00 Sunday & 10:00-17:00 Monday King Acre Phipps: Closed Sunday & Monday King Acre Swansea: Sunday & Monday 10:30-16:30 King Acre Spalding: No Change
PHIPPS STONE CENTRE: Friday - Saturday: 7:30am - 2:00pm Sunday: Closed Monday: Closed CODICOTE: Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm Sunday: Closed Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm SWANSEA: Sunday: Closed SPALDING: Sunday: Closed
We at King Acre are extremely excited to announce the opening of TWO new locations in the United Kingdom. We have just taken over the concession at Pontarddulais Garden Centre and are currently in the process of rebranding but don't worry, you'll still see the same friendly faces! Not only do we have our King Acre & Bowland Stone range of products but also a huge variety of decorative garden ornaments. We'll continue with the existing 30 mile delivery radius, so if you can't transport your goods we can do it for you! King Acre Spalding is based within Festival Garden Centre (at Springfields Outlet Centre) in Lincoln & will open on Thursday the 6th of April. A newly refurbished and decorated landscape centre, King Acre Spalding is the perfect place for anyone in the East looking to give their garden the care it deserves.
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