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January 18, 2018

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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

BASIS launches new Lawn Assured Standard -

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Funding agreed for Marwood Community Hall project -

Saturday, January 13, 2018

University secures planning approval for student centre and new civic space -

Friday, January 12, 2018

Tender Aberdeen verge maintenance work

Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Rural Roadside Verge Maintenance. Short description of the contract or purchase(s): The Council is seeking tenders for grass cutting on public road verges throughout Aberdeenshire. The area has been divided into 21 separate routes which vary in length from 380km to 580km approximately but typically average 440km. These measurements are intended for guidance only and should not be relied upon for pricing purposes. Award criteria:  The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive…

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Tender: UK-Hastings: trees

Total quantity or scope: Provision of tree maintenance services including lopping, dealing with diseased trees, emergency work, woodland work, planting of young trees for Hastings Borough Council, Rother District Council, Amicus Horizon Ltd and Wealden District Council. Short description: Provision of comprehensive tree maintenance services for Hastings Borough Council, Rother District Council, Amicus Horizon (Social Housing Provider) and Wealden District Council. Award criteria: The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document. More info HERE      

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Tender: UK-Solihull: horticultural services

Short description of the contract This work covers the following: Cutting and clearance of in-channel weed and vegetation that is likely to impede flows. Specifically; Tree services/bushing, chemical, manual, and mechanical weed management, chemical, manual, and mechanical grass management, debris clearance of trash screens and weirs clearance, pest and vermin control. The services will be performed along locations such as water courses, reservoirs, river defences, bank crests, raised embankments, sea defences and side slopes. Out of hours and emergency response will occasionally be required. The services will require machinery such as: Agricultural tractors with flail mowers, bank mowers and strimmers in…

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