Tag Archives: Wyevale Garden Centres

Dobbies launches partnership with SmartPlant

Garden centre chain Dobbies has partnered with specialist plant care app SmartPlant. Dobbies is working to digitise its entire indoor and outdoor plant ranges for Spring 2020. The retailer said: ‘Following our recent retail acquisitions in 2019 [it acquired a total of 37 garden centres from Wyevale Garden Centres, increasing …

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Wyevale Garden Centres sells all remaining sites

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced that it has sold its remaining trading business to British Garden Centres, which will use the portfolio of stores as a springboard to enter the south of England market. Since WGC launched a sale process in May 2018,it has sold 145 garden centres in …

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Wyevale to sell two garden centres

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced the sale of Bournville Garden Centre in Birmingham to British Garden Centres. This is WGC’s fourth transaction with British Garden Centres following the sale of one centre in December 2018, six centres in February and eight centres in June. Bournville will continue to be …

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Wyevale to sell John Browns Garden Centre and close Thatcham Garden Centre

Wyevale Garden Centres has announced that John Browns Garden Centre near Ringwood in Hampshire will be sold to Hillier Garden Centres. It will continue to be run as a garden centre and the sale is expected to complete by the end of September. This is Wyevale’s second transaction with Hillier, …

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Wyevale announces the sale of Findon Garden Centre and closure of Rayleigh Garden Centre

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced the sale of Findon Garden Centre at Worthing in West Sussex to Findon Garden Centre Ltd (FGCL): a new company set up by the current WGC Findon Garden Centre manager Dylan Penhaligan and his partner Chrissie Chaplin. The sale is expected to complete by …

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New Squire’s garden centre opens in Wokingham

Squire’s Garden Centres has bought Heathlands Garden Centre at Wokingham in Berkshire. Previously owned by Wyevale Garden Centres, the garden centre will now be known as Squire’s in Wokingham. All 33 employees have been retained and now work for Squire’s, including the manager Graham Carter. The garden centre offers a …

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Wyevale Garden Centres announces the sale of two garden centres

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced the sale of Bridgemere Garden Centre and Bridgemere Nursery to Blue Diamond Garden Centres, and Cheltenham Garden Centre to Webbs Garden Centres. The acquisition of Bridgemere Garden Centre and Bridgemere Nursery at Nantwich in Cheshire increases the footprint of the Blue Diamond brand to …

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Wyevale Garden Centres agrees sale of two more garden centres

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced the sale of two of its centres in two separate transactions. Springfield Garden Centre at Chelmsford in Essex is being sold to Longacres Garden Centres. Par Garden Centre at St Austell in Cornwall is being sold to Maidenhead Aquatics, following its purchase of Dummer …

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Blue Diamond snaps up six Wyevale garden centres

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced the sale of six centres to Blue Diamond Garden Centres. This follows the sale of eight centres to the garden centre operator in July 2018 and one in August 2018. The deal, expected to complete in mid-September, increases Blue Diamond’s portfolio to 36 centres. …

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Wyevale agrees sale of Heathlands Garden Centre to Squire’s

Wyevale Garden Centres (WGC) has announced that Heathlands Garden Centre in the Berkshire town of Wokingham has been sold to Squire’s Garden Centres. The sale is expected to complete by early August, with WGC continuing to operate the centre until this date. WGC chief operating officer Anthony Jones said: “We’re …

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