Garden centres which are offering delivery in and around Sunderland

With lockdown meassure still in place some may want to use their free time to get some gardening done in the next few weeks.

Thursday, 16th April 2020, 7:23 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th April 2020, 7:24 pm

While many stores have temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic, there are still places where you can purchase gardening material.

It should be remembered that government guidelines state non-essential travel should be avoided at this time – while delivery services are available at some stores:

Emily's Nurseries Ltd

Some garden centres are offering delivery

Opening times: Monday-Saturday 9am-5:30pm, Sunday: 8am-4pm

Address: Wellmere Rd, Sunderland SR2 9DW

Contact number: 0191 521 0644

B&M Home Store with Garden Centre

Opening times: Monday-Saturday 8am-8pm, Sunday: 10am-4pm

Address: Ryhope Rd, Sunderland SR2 9TN

Contact number: 0330 838 9585

The Range

Opening times: Monday-Saturday 8:30am-6pm, Sunday: 10:30am-4:30pm

Address: Silksworth Ln, Tunstall, Sunderland SR3 1PD

Contact number: 0191 522 6958

Offering deliveries online

Poplar Tree Garden Centre & Brambles Coffee Shop

Opening times: Monday-Friday 9am-5:30pm, Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 10:30am-4:30pm

Address: Durham, Durham DH1 2NG

Contact number: 0191 384 7553

Offering deliveries online

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