Derk Steemers, Marketing Manager Northern Europe, ProGlove says: "We're excited about our relationship with Conker
, given how complementary its product set is to ours.
Animal welfare and adoption charity Blue Cross says dogs have lost their lives as a result of swallowing or eating conkers
It comes as the World Conker
Championship said competitors have been forced to bring in conkers
The horse chestnut trees are starting to drop and you're bound to find some great conkers
in among the dead leaves.
"Although we've only had a small number of conkers
recorded so far, all is not lost for our favourite sign of autumn!
I remember fondly collecting conkers
many years ago with my dad and brother.
Should the education system care about children who want to be professional conker
players, I say?
An infected conker
tree, with picture courtesy of Darren Evans at Newcastle University
Around Armstrong Bridge was suggested as a great conker
collecting spot by Helen Shaw.
The winner is the person whose conker
Championship committee member Geeta Bannister said: "The conkers
were so small last year but this year we are more optimistic.
They came into the firing line when some head teachers banned conkers
from their playgrounds in case a child got injured and their school got the blame.