The Newt Kitchen Garden


The Newt & RHS: Growing a new generation of gardeners

2024 marks The Newt in Somerset’s third year as headline sponsor of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, supporting the RHS in their mission to encourage and improve the practice of horticulture.

The Princess of Wales Kate Middleton visits RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2023.

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2024

RHS Chelsea Flower Show Children’s Choice Award

Announced at the RHS Spring Press Conference today, 70 children from schools across London will be invited to judge RHS Chelsea Flower Show gardens for the inaugural Children’s Choice Award.

Stag in Richmond Park


Royal Parks: Apprentice Gardeners

London’s royal parks have openings for ten apprentices to join their teams as part of their paid apprenticeship scheme.

Great Dixter Nursery


Great Dixter: Nursery Scholarship

Opportunity for a nursery scholar to spend a year working in the nursery at Great Dixter to learn their unique skills & techniques.


For the love of pomology

Over the centuries, pomology, the study of fruit, fruit growing and orchard management has given rise to beautiful and intriguing works of literature and art.

Online learning


New GROW health & safety courses

The Garden Centre Association’s (GCA) Garden Retail Online Workshops (GROW) e-Learning platform has launched new online compliance-based courses

IOE, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society campus


RHS collaboration with the IOE

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has announce a new partnership with the teacher education provider the IOE, UCL’s Faculty of Education and Society.

Young horticulturist


The Young Horticulturist of the Year Competition

Entries for the 2024 Young Horticulturist of the Year competition opens in February, providing opportunities to test one’s knowledge and meet fellow horticulturists from the UK and Ireland.