Garden centre closes

A Leicestershire retail nursery has closed after 37 years operation.

Brookside Nurseries in Anstey closed this month after a three-week closing down sale.

Owner Steve Budding and his wife Margaret started the business in 1979.

The couple have sold their house and 1.5ha of land to a building company through Mather Jamie who are planning to put up 36 houses on the land.

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