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January 19, 2018

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HortAid 2018 gets under way at the Party for Perennial -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Shortlists announced for the Pro Landscaper Business Awards -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Hillier set to inspire at RHS Chelsea 2018 -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

APL announces spring seminar Faking It -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

2018 RHS Chelsea Flower Show champions the immense power of plants -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Young Gardeners of the Year 2018 competition launches -

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Two weeks left to share views on plans for Bristol’s parks -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Carillion’s liquidation and its effect on the landscaping industry -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Perennial offers support following Carillion collapse -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Brighton & Hove City Council produces plan to protect Stanmer Park’s woods -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Liverpool sets out 15-year plan for growth -

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Gristwood and Toms champions international accreditation programme -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Green-tree launches bespoke soil for Rain Gardens -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Make your voice heard – Pro Landscaper digital survey -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Landscaping companies announced for APL Avenue at BBC Gardeners’ World Live 2018 -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Butter Wakefield to design Gaze Burvill garden at RHS Chelsea 2018 -

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

North Yorkshire nursery helps restore historic site to former glories -

Monday, January 15, 2018

RHS begins search for School Gardeners of the Year -

Monday, January 15, 2018

Thrive seeking more people as volunteering in nature proven to be good for health -

Monday, January 15, 2018

INNSA responds to glyphosate licence renewal -

Monday, January 15, 2018

Tender- Provision of Refurbishment of All Saints Play Area

Organisation: Wolverhampton City Council NUTS Code: Walsall and Wolverhampton (UKG35) CPV Code: 43325000 Park and playground equipment 37535200 Playground equipment Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 Deadline: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 – 00:00 Tender ID: 1512347 Description The Council seeks to appoint a single contractor to supply and install outdoor play equipment at All Saints (Open Space) (WV2 1DX). The facilities are aimed at children in the under 12 age group. Equipment designated for children in the under 5 age group is to be located separately at this site from the main equipment. Value of contract £50000 – £64000 Contact: Sean Hynes Wolverhampton City Council Corporate Procurement Unit,Civic…

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Tender- Arboriculture Services

Organisation: Southend-on-Sea Borough Council NUTS Code: Southend-on-Sea (UKH31) CPV Code: 77211500 Tree-maintenance services 03452000 Trees 77341000 Tree pruning Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 Deadline: Thursday, August 28, 2014 – 00:00 Tender ID: 1512349 Description The tree maintenance service is an important contributor to the Council’s aim to ensure well-maintained and attractive parks, open spaces and street scene. A term contractor is required to carry out the routine tree maintenance which includes an out of hour’s response, on behalf of the Council. In addition, the tender will also be used to put in place an approved list of suppliers for further related work, for use by the…

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Tender Opportunity – Grounds Care Kit

ESPO base in Leicester needs grounds maintenance machiney including mowers and strimmers, hedge cutters, chainsaws, blowers, compact tractors and trailers as a part of a framework agreement lasting two years and worth up to £4m. Email l.maitland@espo.org by 27th August.

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Tender Opportunity – Tree Maintenance

Hertmere Borough Council is seeking arborivculture services for four years in a contract worth around £300,000. Email a.harper@welhat.gov.uk by 29th August.

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Tender Opportunity – Tree Maintenance

Places for People Homes needs tree services for around 140 sites across London, Hampshire, Dorset, Berkshire, the Isle of Wight, East Sussex, Kent and West Sussex for three years and worth up to a total of £494,000. Email Rachel Willacy at procurment@placesforpeople.co.uk by 8th September.

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Tender: Landscape Designer & Lead Consultant, Hillsborough

Organisation: Historic Royal Palaces NUTS Code: East of Northern Ireland (UKN03) CPV Code: 71420000 Landscape architectural services Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 Deadline: Sunday, August 31, 2014 – 00:00 Tender ID: 1504978 Description: Landscape designer services in connection with a surface car park in a rural setting in an historic landscape. The site is at Hillsborough Castle, Hillsborough, County Down and the intended procurement route is a one stage design and build contract – contractor’s proposals at stage 3 How to Apply: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers…

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Tender: Playground equipment, Glasgow UK

Organisation: Glasgow City Council Main activities: General public/services NUTS Code: Glasgow City (UKM34) CPV Code:  37535200 Playground equipment 43325000 Park and playground equipment 45236210 Flatwork for children’s play area Published: Friday, August 8, 2014 Deadline: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 – 12:00 Tender ID: 2014/S 151-270892 Name, addresses and contact point(s): For the attention of: Claire Connell Contact: Corporate Procurement Unit Glasgow City Council Corporate Services, City Chambers Glasgow G2 1DU UNITED KINGDOM Tel: +44 1412876405 Fax: +44 1412879399 www.glasgow.gov.uk Short description of the contract or purchase(s): Lot 1 – Supply and Delivery of Playground Equipment. Lot 2 – Supply and Delivery of Multi Use Game Areas. Lot 3 – Consultation,…

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Tender: Grounds Machinery Maintenance.

Organisation: Estate Management Dept NUTS Code: Lancashire CC (UKD43) Published: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 Deadline: Thursday, August 21, 2014 – 00:00 Tender ID: 1499578 Description Lancaster University is seeking to appoint a supplier to repair and maintain its range of grounds maintenance equipment. The appointment will be for an initial period of 3 years (subject to successful annual reviews) with the option to extend for a further 1 year. This tender is subject to public procurement regulations and is being conducted electronically using the University’s e-tendering system, which can be found at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/lancaster/ Contact: Paul Carter Estate Management Dept University House LA1 4YW Email: p.carter@lancaster.ac.uk Tel: 01524593364 Fax: 01524843087 For…

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Tender: Agricultural, forestry, horticultural, aquacultural and apicultural services

Organisation: Environment Agency NUTS Code: EXTRA-REGIO (UKZ) Published: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Deadline: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 – 12:00 Tender ID: 2014/S 143-257371 Name, addresses and contact point(s): For the attention of: Carol Caddick Environment Agency P O Box 12, Richard Fairclough House, Knutsford Road Warrington WA4 1HT UNITED KINGDOM Email: carol.caddick@environment-agency.gov.uk Tel: +44 1925542916 Total quantity or scope: It is anticipated a number of suppliers will be appointed to provide range of vegetation maintenance, arboreal, small scale landscaping and pest control services to support the Environment Agency flood risk management programmes across the North West, Yorkshire and North East of England. This contract will cover a rich…

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Tender: Landscaping work and grounds maintenance, Dumfries

Organisation: Dumfries and Galloway Health Board (the “Authority”) NUTS Code: Dumfries & Galloway (UKM32) Published: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Deadline: Thursday, August 14, 2014 – 12:00 Tender ID: 2014/S 143-256189 Name, addresses and contact point(s): For the attention of: Janette Park, Maintenance Manager Contact: Estates and Property Dumfries and Galloway Health Board (the “Authority”) Crichton Royal Hospital, Glencaple Road Dumfries DG1 4TG UNITED KINGDOM Email: janette.park@nhs.net Tel: +44 1387246951 Fax: +44 1387244256 www.nhsdg.scot.nhs.uk Short description of the contract or purchase(s): The contract to be tendered by Dumfries & Galloway Health Board (the ‘Authority’) is for the direct provision of the grounds maintenance service. The works will be to the…

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