Welcome to the Greensleeves Blog

The Greensleeves blog is the number one place to keep up to date with all things lawn care. Updated throughout the month, you’ll find expert hints and tips from our local lawn care managers to the latest lawn care news from Greensleeves HQ. Our blog is also packed full of inspiration for not only making the most of your lawn but your garden and home.

How to play… Lawn Bowls

24th August 2021

The sight of white-clad teams battling it out on the village bowling green is a scene familiar to many of us, but have you ever tried playing the game yourself? While bowls clubs might have rather stuffy reputations, the game itself is fantastically fun and it makes the perfect activity to while away the hours […]

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People enjoying a bbq in the garden

The BBQ Chef’s Guide to… Fish 

4th August 2021

When the weather permits, there are few finer things than having friends over for a BBQ on the back lawn. Of course, while burgers and sausages are delicious, they can get a little bit samey, especially if you want to show off to the neighbours. That’s why we have decided to start a little guide to […]

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Best lawnmowers under £500

19th July 2021

Throughout the warmer parts of the year a consistent mowing regime is a vital component to ensure the healthy verdant lawn which we all want. A good lawnmower then is one of the best garden tools you can invest in. So, you might then be wondering what the best lawn mowers are, and which is […]

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people playing croquet

How to play croquet

1st July 2021

There are many benefits to keeping a well-manicured lawn, from that feeling of satisfaction you get looking out at those uniform stripes in the back garden, to the joys of seeing your children or grandchildren running through the sprinklers on a hot summer day. But that’s not where the joys of a nice lawn stop. […]

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a selection of garden party cocktail classics


14th June 2021

At long last the weather is beginning to warm up, and now that we can meet in groups of up to thirty outdoors, it’s time to start planning a garden party or BBQ to welcome the start of the summer. Of course, the secret to any garden celebration is some seasonally appropriate drinks. So, if […]

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