Geoff Stonebanks

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Geoff Stonebanks

Geoff Stonebanks lives in Bishopstone, near Seaford in East Sussex and spends all his time gardening and fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support. Using his multi award-winning garden - Driftwood - he has raised over £61000 for various charities in 7 years, £32300 of that for Macmillan. The garden, which first opened to the public in 2009, has also featured on ITV and in many national media publications. In his spare time, Geoff is also Assistant County Organiser for the National Gardens Scheme and their Publicity Officer for East & Mid Sussex.

There are 7 articles by Geoff:


Get your garden ready for summer

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With thousands of visitors throughout the summer, Geoff Stonebanks at the Driftwood Garden has plenty of tips for preparing your garden for summer.

driftwood containers

A carnival of containers

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Every garden has room for a container of plants. Geoff Stonebanks shares some of his container ideas from Driftwood Garden.

Driftwood Garden

Opening your garden for charity

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Geoff Stonebanks shares his top tips on opening your garden for charity, including that all important cup of tea and cake!


Flower Power has arrived!

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Flower Power arrives at Driftwood garden, ready for Geoff Stonebanks to use in his award-winning garden this year. For Geoff, regular feeding is one of the key secrets of a healthy, happy garden.

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Driftwood Garden transformation

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Geoff Stonebanks charts the transformation of his Driftwood Garden since 2004; from a blank canvas to the award-winning garden it is now.


Midwinter at Driftwood Garden

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Geoff Stonebanks shares some garden beauty in midwinter from Driftwood Garden – his garden by the sea.