He said: "Other people have joined the crusade and added their gnomes
and the displays will be taking place at regular intervals throughout the Easter weekend.
Anyone with information or enquiring how to get gnomes
post coded can contact 0845 5000 113
VISITORS to the North Devon Gnome
Reserve (0870 845 9012) are loaned hats and fishing rods so they don't embarrass the 1,000-plus resident gnomes
But might not most people require a little encouragement to adopt a gnome
, like free entry to the park
Sir Elton reportedly turned down the honour of having one of the gnomes
modelled on him because he did not like its hair, rotund curves or its habit of spending a fortune on flowers.
5 -- 6 -- color) Giant gnomes
such as this design by Rien Poortvliet, above, are sure to protect the garden from trolls, $245 at City Green, Westfield Shoppingtown Promenade mall in Woodland Hills.
were taken from addresses in Aberdeenshire between Wednesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 3.
After arriving, I immediately felt I was home sweet gnome
and the whole event turned into a pixie's paradise.
mistake - this week's competition prize is an absolute cracker
collector David Haman, 71, said he has lost count of how many gnomes
live in his garden in Fochriw, near Merthyr Tydfil.
Mind you, I did have to move Eric the garden gnome
from our front window after complaints.