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Get the children into the garden this autumn

WANT to keep the children out in the fresh air as long as you can this autumn? You'll need to think of some creative projects so they can get their hands dirty in the great outdoors.

Gardening: What veg can you grow in the autumn?

By Hannah Stephenson, PA
BY SEPTEMBER, gardeners will be seeing gaps in their vegetable plots where summer favourites such as peas, lettuces, beetroot and broccoli have given their all and are ready to be confined to the compost heap.

Make moths welcome

John Manley
The butterfly's less fashionable cousin needs help from gardeners.