On another note:
I had an email from Stafford Sports College asking for support with a planned memorial garden. Too far away from me but if anyone is near and would like to offer help then read my post here
Cases of manure contamination are still cropping up
see here so it's still important to take care when acquiring supplies. This is especially important in areas where Forefront weedkiller is available.
Suttons have a 48 hour clearance sale of a huge range of bulbs click here
Sarah Raven also has a bulbs sale click here
Including gardening books