Category: First Tunnels News

  • First Tunnels are proud to announce FSC® certification

    First Tunnels are proud to announce FSC® certification

    After being recognised by the Forest Stewardship Council as an organisation that sources its timber materials from well-maintained forests, we are proud to announce that First Tunnels has gained full FSC® certification. Whoop! Our policy is only to use timber...
  • First Tunnels have been awarded the Google Certified Shop badge!

    First Tunnels have been awarded the Google Certified Shop badge!

    First Tunnels Polytunnels which offers Polytunnels for the Hobby and Commercial Grower, was recently selected to join the Google Certified Shops programme. To help shoppers identify online merchants that offer a great shopping experience, the Google Certified Shop badge...
  • First Tunnels Christmas Opening Times

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly fa, la, la, la, laaaa, la,la,la, laaa…..We will be supporting this merriment and re charging our batteries by closing for a little while. And reeeeeeeeeeeeelax! Although our office will close on Tuesday 23rd December,...
  • January in a Polytunnel.

    January in a Polytunnel.

    HAPPY NEW YEAR FOLKS……Here’s to a fabulous 2017 with oodles a delicious Home Grown veggies!! Out with the old and in with the new…..It’s the perfect time to make life changing resolutions.  If you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to...
  • December in a Polytunnel

    December in a Polytunnel

    The shortest day of the year is fast approaching and the year is coming to an end, but on the bright side….the days begin to grow longer and it’s a slow advance towards next Spring – Yeah!!! The weather...
  • Our Office is now Closed for the Christmas Holidays

    Our Office is now Closed for the Christmas Holidays

      Tis the season to be jolly fa, la, la, la, laaaa, la,la,la, laaa…..We will be supporting this merriment and re charging our batteries by closing for a little while. And reeeeeeeeeeeeelax! Although our office will close on Wednesday...
  • Merry Christmas from First Tunnels Polytunnels

    Merry Christmas from First Tunnels Polytunnels

        Hoe, Hoe, Hoe……The First Tunnels Family would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy New Year…. Thank you to everyone who has posted Polytunnel advice, praise, suggestions, photos, recommendations,...
  • Make do and mend… Want to save money? First Tunnels Polytunnels have got it covered!

    Make do and mend… Want to save money? First Tunnels Polytunnels have got it covered!

    In today’s challenging economy, nearly every shopper is looking to save a few pounds wherever they can and many people now grow their own food to help make ends meet. Thrifty Gardening, Growing your own, recycling and making do...
  • Don’t Turnip your nose…….

    Don’t Turnip your nose…….

    Not the most popular vegetable today, maybe it’s just a matter of fashion, but I’m sure that if you just give turnips another chance, you’ll find out just how tasty and useful they really are… I suggest that carving Halloween...
  • Polytunnels firm in Living Wage pledge

    Polytunnels firm in Living Wage pledge

    First Tunnels Polytunnels Ltd has become the first organisation in Pendle to become an accredited Living Wage employer. First Tunnels Polytunnels Ltd will pay all staff a minimum hourly wage of £7.85, regardless of whether they are permanent employers...
  • FIRST TUNNELS POLYTUNNELS CELEBRATES LIVING WAGE COMMITMENT

    FIRST TUNNELS POLYTUNNELS CELEBRATES LIVING WAGE COMMITMENT

    The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that First Tunnels Polytunnels Ltd, has today, 10th July 2015, been accredited as a Living Wage employer. The Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at First Tunnels, regardless of whether...