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The Solardome® Retreat experience: Skyewalker Hostel

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“When people see it for the first time, their faces light up…” In 2009, Brian Hill purchased a Solardome® Retreat for the Skyewalker Hostel on the Isle of Skye. Over 10 years later, it continues to be the focal point of their beautiful outdoor grounds. We caught up with Brian who, in his own words, […]

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8 great reasons for using window film

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Solardome glasshouse with window film

A guest blog from the window film expert Phil Baker has enjoyed an extensive career spanning 35 years working with window films. In 1999 he became the first person to distribute Johnson Window Films outside of the US. Developed for the automotive and commercial industry, window films are now used extensively for windows in homes […]

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5 tips for the indecisive gardener; choosing what to plant in 2016

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If you’re anything like me you dream of a garden full of tasty vegetables, beautiful blooms and fragrant herbs, and there are thousands of varieties to choose from. However it can be tricky knowing where to begin, especially if you’re inexperienced or a bit indecisive… like me Luckily Farmer Daniel is ahead of the game […]

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4 vegetables you can plant in November

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vegetables you can plant in November

Winter is very definitely around the corner, despite an uncharacteristically dry and bright autumn up here in the North West. There’s a chill in the air, a fire in the grate, and on the farm the tomato plants and other summer crops have been replaced with winter salads. It’s not quite time to hang up […]

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Getting outside as winter draws in

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Children learning outside the classroom

Getting out and about in the school grounds in the Summer is easy when the weather is good. Hordes of happy excited children, lazy sunny afternoons sprawled by the Story Telling Chair, the smell of warm earth and the gritty feel of seeds between your fingers. Even lesson time spent outside in the summer is […]

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