Sunshine in a glass

Sunshine in a glass

If the idea of eating a chilled soup leaves you cold, well think again. This refreshing  chilled pepper gazpacho recipe from Chef Giles Thompson of The Earl of March is easy to make, healthy, and packs plenty of flavour. Made from fresh, seasonal produce that includes peppers, tomatoes and cucumber, it can even be prepared a day ahead to help the flavours really develop. For a twist… leer más

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West Dean Chilli Fiesta 11 – 13 August

West Dean Chilli Fiesta 11 – 13 August

Situated just a few miles from our nursery in Tangmere, the annual West Dean Gardens’ Chilli Fiesta brings the spice to the South Downs and celebrates all things chilli with a fantastic family event. You’ll find plenty of flavours to discover with amazing food and drinks lovingly crafted from passionate producers, as well as salsa-infused sounds and live Mariachi music… leer más

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Chotto Matte chefs at Tangmere

Chotto Matte chefs at Tangmere

Earlier this month, we shared a ‘meeting of minds’ when we welcomed Andrew Sole, stallholder at New Covent Garden Market and five chefs from Chotto Matte Restaurant in Soho to see what goes on behind the scenes with a tour of our glasshouses in Chichester. Tangmere Airfield Nurseries has been supplying wholesale stand ‘Williams of London’ (one of the oldest businesses in… leer más

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Bring on the BBQ!

Bring on the BBQ!

The British pepper season is upon us and like us, our pepper plants are really starting to enjoy the brighter, lighter, warmer days as we reach peak production. Call us bias, but we really consider sweet bell peppers to be a hero ingredient and a great staple for now, and the summer months ahead. Packed full of flavour they are both healthy and versatile. At barbecues and picnics they’re great… leer más

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Top of the Crops: Students compete in food growing challenge

Top of the Crops: Students compete in food growing challenge

The students visited the nursery earlier in the year in order to find out more about the scientific techniques and the challenges involved in growing food crops. Tangmere Airfield Nurseries manager, Mark Knight explains: “The idea for setting up the growing competition is to support the curriculum and help the students to understand the components of good plant growth – sunlight, temperature,… leer más

Categories: Education, Noticias Generales

Raising money for Red Nose Day

Raising money for Red Nose Day

Colleagues from Tangmere Airfield Nurseries embraced Red Nose Day once more this year, dressing in red and taking part in a tasty cake sale in support of Comic Relief. It was also an eventful break time for staff, who put their best running shoes on and joined in the first Pepper-and-Spoon Race on the old airfield. Anyone wearing red was asked to donate £1 and lots of delicious cake kept the… leer más

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