Where can I buy garden tools for my very tall husband? He loves to garden for hours but suffers from backache after long sessions.

Look for long-handled tools or ones with telescopic shafts that can be extended. The QuikFit system from Fiskars allows you to choose from a variety of handles that fit a range of 34 interchangeable tool heads. The medium telescopic aluminium shaft handle, £40.99, extends to 240cm. Fiskars' ErgoPlus garden spade and fork (right), £59.99 each, with extra-long handles, have been ergonomically designed to reduce strain. Yeoman offers a range of telescopic-handled garden tools for£29.99 each, as well as numerous long-handled tools,from £12.99

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