Kirman Design

Kirman Design have been based at Bents since 2006. Winners of a Large Gold Medal and Best in Class from Southport Flower Show and an RHS Gold Medal at RHS Tatton, we are experienced in producing excellence in design and landscaping.


From simple border design to large, commercial schemes, Kirman Design provide a completely bespoke, professional and friendly service to suit your needs. We pride ourselves in working closely with our clients to provide a professional, bespoke garden design and landscaping service.


  • Garden Design

  • Landscaping including Patios, Drives and Bases

  • Planting

  • Specimen Plants

  • Swimming Ponds & Bespoke Water Features

  • Outdoor Kitchens


As registered members of the Association of Professional Landscapers (APL), and The Horticultural Trade Association (HTA) we are committed to realising beautiful designs using the best craftsmen to achieve great results on the ground.



Come and visit Kirman Design at Bents Garden and Home or contact Them on:

Telephone : 01942 604 976



Julian Christian

The Julian Christian Vision

• Solid Simple Principles
• Stylish and Articulate Design
• Exceptional Quality Throughout
• Practical in Every Respect
• Outstanding Customer Service

These simple principles are as relevant today as they were at the launch of the collection over ten years ago and have enabled the ‘Julian Christian’ brand to become one of the leading names in luxury garden buildings.

With the Classic and inspirational Lifestyle Collections they can offer a choice of different building styles seating between 4 and 20 people, so there really is a building to suit every garden! These classic, elegant designs offer a level of versatility that is unmatched by any Garden Building on the market today. Each provides without doubt the perfect setting for entertaining family and friends, or a relaxing sanctuary in which to escape.

With a choice of roof finishes and a swath of new fabric colours, Julian Christian really can provide a building which perfectly harmonises with your garden and reflects your personality So, from fireworks parties and homework with your children to a lazy garden lunch with family and friends, the pleasure’s all yours. All you need do is relax and enjoy!

Reserve Wines

Reserve is the finest independent wine merchants in Manchester, run by people with a passion for the great grape. Reserve Wines have a massive local following due to their commitment to making wine accessible and fun for everyone, stocking a huge range of ’boutique’ wines from family owned-and-run wineries across the globe. There’s something on their shelves for everyone, and Reserve pride themselves on the quality of every bottle sold, from £4 to £400.

T & J Conservatories

T & J Conservatory and Window Centre have 34 years experience in the Double Glazing industry. We have received a National Fenestration Award, were finalists in the F.I.T. Master Fitter Challenge and we hold a Certificate of Excellence from Wigan Trading Standards for consistently high feedback. 90% of our work is generated from recommendations from previous customers alone which reflects our commitment to customer service, satisfaction and installing the best products available on the market with professionalism, skill and in good time!

Our hands-on Directors, Tim Davies and Mike Boden are experienced design consultants, educated in all aspects of planning and building control they will manage your project from start to finish always delivering expert, honest advice.

All of our quotes include fitting and VAT, why not call for your free no-obligation quote today? you’d be surprised how little it can cost to build your dream Conservatory or Extension.

We have partnered with Barclays Partner Finance to offer to you the option to spread the cost, including Buy Now Pay Later and 0% Finance. Please ask Tim or Mike for more information on which package could be suitable for you.

Call in to our showroom at Bents Garden Centre within the opening times below or call our freephone number (0800 158 3913) to arrange for a home visit.

Visit their website:

Opening Hours:

Mon: 11am – 3pm
Tue: 11am – 3pm
Wed: 11am – 3pm
Thu: 11am – 3pm
Fri: 11am – 3pm
Sat: 11am – 5pm
Sun: 11am – 4pm

GBC – Garden Buildings Centre

GBC is the UK’s premier retailer of quality garden and leisure buildings and is now part of the Bents experience. With over 60 buildings on display, from summerhouses and garden offices to sheds and greenhouses, you’re sure to find the right garden building for you.

If you’re fed up with fighting through the daily rush hour why not consider a garden office complete with double glazing, insulation and GBC’s full delivery and installation service. Summerhouses are available in a choice of attractive paint finishes, natural timber or western red cedar and the experts from GBC will work with you to discover what will suit your garden best.

With over 20 different greenhouse models on display, including a choice of aluminium and timber options, the range is completed with a superb choice of sheds and playhouses, all carefully crafted to meet the needs of GBC’s discerning customers.

For more information on GBC at Bents Garden & Home ring direct on 01942 608811 or go on-line at


Honeywell’s at Bents

NEW Honeywell’s FREE local delivery service. Place an order over the value of £40 with the Honeywell’s team and get your items delivered for FREE.

Simply call the team on 01942 266300 to place your order and organise delivery.


A fresh new addition to our Food Hall. Honeywell’s is a family owned butchers based in Preston who pride themselves on supporting the local farming community and providing customers with the finest selection of local produce.

Their new butchery at Bents features a traditional preparation and butchers area with glass fronted cold rooms allowing customers to see and experience the preparation of their produce.  From family packs of free range chicken and succulent cuts of steak to a mouth-watering selection of home-made sausages and indulgent burgers, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

For further information, please contact 01942 266300 ext: 706

Opening Times:

Mon – Sat: 8:30am – 5:30pm

Sun: 10am – 4pm



Love the outdoors?  Got a passion for adventure? Then you’ll love Nevisport|Trespass; the perfect place to discover clothing and accessories for all types of outdoor activities.  Look no further for affordable, practical performance with a range of clothing, footwear and accessories to help you make the most of the great outdoors.

Alongside Tresspass’s own brand clothing you’ll find North Face, Animal and Berghaus; just a few of the great brands you’ll discover at the bigger, better Bents.

For further information, please contact 01942 266300 ext: 701

Jacuzzi Hot Tub Centre

As one of the UK’s largest flagship Jacuzzi ®showrooms, our Manchester site caters to your every hot tub need.

Situated in the Bents Garden and Home stunning Open Skies Glasshouse, the showroom offers free parking, a huge range of Jacuzzi ®hot tubs for you to peruse at your ease, a number of knowledgeable staff who will be able to answer all your Jacuzzi®-related questions and even a wet test centre!

The complete Jacuzzi® experience is available, from ordering your chosen hot tub to outstanding aftercare advice. So slip into a Jacuzzi® hot tub and feel the difference.

For more information please visit:

C-Crafts at Bents

Arts and crafts has been the top requested product category asked for by our customers for quite some time so we’re delighted to be welcoming CCrafts to the Bents experience.

CCrafts is the brainchild of former Hobbycraft Chief Executive, Chris Crombie, and he has chosen Bents as the first location for his new, larger format superstore, which will offer over 15,000 products for just about every craft you can imagine.

We are confident their arrival will further enhance the Bents’ experience and are looking forward to the opening of our new retail units later this year which will also house a new outdoor clothing retailer, an extended Children’s Boutique, pet department, Food Hall and Cook Shop as well as the new CCraft superstore.

Weekly events 11am at C-Craft:

Tuesday – Crochet with Julia
Wednesday – Papercrafts with Kath
Thursday – Knit n Natter with Gill
Friday- Jewellery Making

For further information, please contact 01942 266300 ext: 703

Edinburgh Woollen Mill

The Edinburgh Woollen Mill offers a superb choice of both ladies’ and men’s clothing to cater for all tastes and occasions.  So whether you’re looking for smart-casual wardrobe staples, countrywear and outdoor clothing, Harris Tweed or luxuriously soft cashmere, there’s an in-house brand to suit all tastes.

EWM has now launched into Summer with some fantastic new ranges, including the striking Oriental Blossom collection with oriental inspired prints in marine blue and soft crimson.  As if this isn’t enough, the Desert Sun collection incorporates a softer colour palette with shimmering gold and sandy neutrals, delivering a polished ethnic look.

Vibrant colours are also brought to the forefront of the menswear collections with cool check shirts and fine knitwear.

Our collections are constantly being updated, so stop by today to see what’s in-store!

For more information and product details pay us a visit at or call us on 01942 262967