Interesting news from the UK, it seems that the popularity of lawns in London is waning, which could have disastrous results for the city in terms of its wildlife and environment.

London has always been known for its beautifully maintained public gardens, but private gardens are taking a knock. People are paving and decking over their lawns because of cost and maintenance issues, as well as the rise in popularity of programmes like Ground Force, a gardening magazine programme that tends to treat gardens as outside rooms.

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