August 17, 2017

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Mitie’s Tim Howell discusses how technological advances benefit the industry -

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Griffin Glasshouses complete one of their largest and most challenging domestic structures in 50-year history -

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Gristwood and Toms Lands Acquisition of Foremost Treesurgeons, bolstering turnover by £3M -

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

UK artists and practitioners invited to breathe new life into Waltham Forest’s unloved spaces -

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched to help popular UK garden residents -

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Simon Fraser appointed to HTA Board -

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

10 days left for communities to nominate their local heroes -

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Choosing the best lopper for the job -

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Rolawn hit 160 million -

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Mowers for steep slopes with Cub Cadet -

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Trilogy and Peterson reveal plans for the transformation of the Great Northern -

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Lewis Normand becomes Southern sales manager for Bernhard’s Nurseries -

Monday, August 14, 2017

Society of Garden Designers announces new vice chair -

Monday, August 14, 2017

Myerscough prepare Show Gardens for Southport Flower Show -

Monday, August 14, 2017

Boost to countryside site from successful grant application -

Monday, August 14, 2017

£6.2m government boost to help unlock 15,000 new homes in Didcot Garden Town -

Monday, August 14, 2017

Rare caterpillar found at RHS Garden Hyde Hall after 150 year absence from Essex -

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Free guide offers advice on attracting sponsorship for environmental improvement -

Sunday, August 13, 2017

The Posh Shed Company has a range of stylish storage solutions for gardens -

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Malvern Autumn Show presents the Great British Harvest Festival -

Saturday, August 12, 2017

BIM £250 early bird ticket ends at 11.00 tonight

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BIM £250 early bird ticket ends at 11.00 tonight By 2016, everyone working in the UK landscape and construction sector needs to understand the impact of Building Information Modelling (BIM) on their work. Come to a day of practical BIM know-how from leading BIM practitioners. Bristol Wednesday, 23 September 2015, 9.15am to 4.30pm Book the member earlybird rate of £250-00 by 11-00 pm on 16 September Book here What to expect A day of practical BIM know-how from leading BIM practitioners. The LI BIM masterclasses aim to demonstrate how the BIM process works in landscape projects, showing how information is produced, managed and…

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LandscapeLive returns for second year

LandscapeLive Tuesday 6th October 2015 – The biggest landscaping show in the North (Yorkshire County Cricket Ground – Headingley) Now in its second year this not to be missed event will bring the whole of the north of England landscaping sector together. We understand that time is of the essence and any day out of the office needs to be worthwhile. So with this in mind, we have put together an amazing day that will include a great mix of educational seminars, inspirational discussions, exceptional trade stands and ample networking opportunities. This really is a day well worth attending –…

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SALTEX 2015’s new date and venue gets industry approval

The Sports, Amenities, Landscaping Trade Exhibition’s (SALTEX) move from an outdoor environment into the halls of the NEC Birmingham on the 4 and 5 November 2015 has been met with tremendous support from both exhibitors and visitors alike. A packed exhibitor list containing some of the industry’s biggest names along with confirmation of new exciting features, has ensured that this year’s exhibition is set to be the biggest and best SALTEX to date. The new, centrally located, national exhibition venue and the more convenient time of year  has attracted more than 200 exhibitors representing forestry, play, groundscare machinery, artificial surfaces,…

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Noel Farrer to speak at Open-City debate

Programme focuses on interventions and large-scale transformations The programme for this year’s London Open House Weekend, on 19 and 20 September, has been published, with a landscape element supported by the Landscape Institute. In the run up to London Open House, Landscape Institute President Noel Farrer will be taking part in this year’s Open-City debate. This will take place on 9th September and the topic will be: “London’s pollution is ruining our lives. Can we build a cleaner city?” Confirmed speakers are: Noel Farrer, President, Landscape Institute Roland Grzybek, Chair, ICE London (and Water and Environment Management Framework Manager, CH2M…

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Professional Bodies Show Support for SALTEX 2015

Many of the industry’s professional bodies will be supporting SALTEX 2015 and have confirmed their presence at the exhibition, which will be held at the NEC Birmingham on the 4 & 5 November. The British and International Golf Greenkeepers’ Association (BIGGA) and the Amenity Forum will join the Sport and Play Construction Association (SAPCA), the Arb Association, the Sports Turf Research Institute (STRI), the Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH) and the Parks Alliance in supporting SALTEX 2015’s LEARNING LIVE education programme. BIGGA-badged seminars will include ‘Improve Turf Quality through Measuring, Analysing and Effective Planning’, presented by Steve Gingell,…

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The first-of-its-kind congress in Southeast Asia

With more than 20 renowned international speakers and industry practitioners, GreenUrbanScape Asia Congress is a one-stop education and learning platform, offering its delegates expert insights on four dedicated tracks namely Arboriculture, Turf Management, Urban Biodiversity and Playgrounds & Parks. Forensic Arboriculture – Whys, Whats and Hows Discover the different investigative methods, the role an arborist plays and also the on-going research to understand why a tree fails. Take this opportunity to meet industry specialists like Dr Julian A. Dunster, Mr Jeremy Barrell, Dr Kevin T. Smith, Mr Lim Seng Choon, Dr Genevieve Ow and Mr Tee Swee Ping as they…

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Landscaping events not to be missed this Autumn

Autumn is just around the corner and in the landscape industry this means exhibition time. In association with Pro Landscaper, Eljays44 has a full complement of trade shows taking place across the country in September, October and November. Year on year, FutureScape has grown in size and scope with dynamic seminars, debates and an ever increasing number of exhibitors. With the fourth annual show in November, FutureScape is the industry leader. Based on extensive market research, ScotHort has been developed to fulfil the need for a dedicated Scottish show. The event, taking place in September, will host a programme of…

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RHS Tatton Park announce award winners

  Pro Landscaper would like to congratulate all the of the awarded gardens’ designers and landscapers on their show gardens’ medal success. Gardens Best Water Garden Nature’s Reflection Designed by Jackie Knight Landscapes Best Show Garden The Perennial Legacy Garden supported by Glendale Designed by Paul Hervey-Brookes Best Back to Back Garden A Quiet Corner Designed by Sarah Jarman, Anna Murphy Best Year of Light Garden Light Catcher Designed by Sharon Hockenhull Gold medallists  Show Gardens The Perennial Legacy Garden supported by Glendale   Back to Back Gardens A Quiet Corner Melitta Surf ’n’ Turf Year of Light Gardens Light…

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RHS Tatton Park Flower Show will highlight finest in Cheshire horticulture

    Cheshire’s horticultural finest make their mark at the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Flower Show at Tatton Park from July 22-26 as the region’s gardening talent takes centre stage for yet another year. Regarded as one of the highlights of the North’s summer calendar, the great garden carnival will once again wow visitors with a host of gardens, from conceptual designs based on the UN’s International Year of Light initiative, to show gardens, new water gardens, and the return of the much-loved back to back gardens, many of which are flying the regional flag. Warrington-based designer Alan Nugent has…

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Kew Gardens first ever literary festival welcomes horticulture’s biggest names

Write on Kew, 24 – 28 September 2015 Adult tickets: advance £15, on the day £18 Children’s tickets (requiring their own seat): advance price £7, on the day £10 Kew Gardens announces the full programme of author events for its inaugural literary festival Write on Kew, which has a strong nature theme running through it. All tickets are sale now at www.kew.org. From Thursday 24th to Monday 28th September 2015, the Gardens will welcome a host of world famous authors and writers from all genres for a series of talks and events. Write on Kew programming directors Anne Elletson and Tanya Burgess…

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