Woodbank Nurseries Wins Bronze Award!

Woodbank Nurseries & Garden Centre are delighted to have won there first ever Bronze Award in the ‘The Greatest Christmas Display’ category in this year’s National Greatest Christmas Awards.

The Greatest Christmas Awards were announced at a special party night in Harrogate on Sunday 8th January 2017.

Woodbank Nurseries & Garden Centre made it to the finals along with 13 other garden centres.


Well done team Woodbank, another award to add to our list!

Christmas Awards 2015

Congratulations to our staff this year! Woodbank Nurseries & Garden Centre was awarded 2 awards by Garden Trade News ‘Greatest Awards’ judges.

Every year, leading trade magazine Garden Trade News travels the length and breadth of the country visiting 100+ garden centres to find The Greatest Garden Centre retailing teams of the year. We won the Regional Winner – North for “The Greatest Festive Catering Team 2015” and The Regional Winner – North East for “The Greatest Grotto Team 2015” categories. We were also finalists in The Greatest Christmas Display Team.

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Team Scoops Food Awards


The Potting Shed Restaurant at Woodbank Nurseries has found the ingredients for success in a top national awards scheme.

The Potting Shed Restaurant took two coveted accolades in the Horticultural Trades Association contest.

It earned a silver award in the ‘Greatest Catering Team’ category and a bronze for the front of house team.

Judging was carried out by an independent panel of garden centre catering consultants and industry experts.

They said they were impressed with all aspects of the restaurant and ice cream parlour, from the unique and wonderful ambiance through to the menu and the commitment to serving the very best homemade food.

A presentation ceremony was held at The Belfry, in the West Midlands.