It is not just spring and the Easter break which prompt a visit to a garden centre these days.
It has been eighteen months since the Reids took over The Jackson Stops Inn which is the epitome of a classic English country hostelry.
Katrina Burrill visits Candlesticks in Stamford.
Having a good local pub is a blessing for any village and an important hub for the local community.
The New Inn is tucked away in the village of Folkingham, south of Sleaford. Run by Brian and his partner Kate, it offers a cosy and relaxed atmosphere in a building full of old-world charm.