Green fingered youngsters are being challenged by Have a Lovely Time and NurtureStore to see who can grow the tallest sunflower (much like Blue Peter of old). Anyone can join in – families, schools, groups and organisations by simply donating £2 to Wolverhampton’s Compton Hospice through their JustGiving page. In return, you’ll receive sunflowers seeds, an information pack and fun activities to download from NurtureStore.

So Spring has finally put in an appearance and we have been a hive of activity over the last few days, trying to make the most of the good weather and the energy it brings before both disappear. The BBC are running a gardening campaign called Dig In,[…]