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April 22, 2018

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The Chelsea Fringe – One month to go -

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Ahead of ‘Hens & Garden’s, horticulturist advocates keeping rarer breeds  -

Friday, April 20, 2018

BALI CEO supports Scottish Horticulture Action Plan -

Friday, April 20, 2018

Green-tech launches new spring catalogue -

Friday, April 20, 2018

The numbers behind an award-winning Chelsea Flower Show garden -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Is the gender pay gap an issue within landscaping? -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Outdoor Creations continues growth -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The chainsaw of the future -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

University College Dublin’s Future Campus International Design Competition shortlist announced -

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Celebrate Life without Walls at RHS Chelsea 2018 -

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The Great Escape industry exhibit at RHS Chelsea Flower Show -

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Gillespies to put ‘the Garden’ into Ebbsfleet Garden City -

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

First look at Macmillan’s RHS Chatsworth Legacy Garden -

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Capel Manor College scoops Best in Show at Ascot Spring Garden Show -

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tim O’Hare Associates completes Soil Resource Survey RHS Wisley -

Monday, April 16, 2018

BALI to launch Professional Designer Webinar Series -

Sunday, April 15, 2018

The “live outdoors” Partnership -

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Nurseries unveil new environmentally friendly bags at Hall Place Plant Fair -

Friday, April 13, 2018

Countrywide Grounds teams up with Perfectly Green -

Friday, April 13, 2018

Alan Titchmarsh to open exhibition to mark Humphry Repton bicentenary -

Friday, April 13, 2018

Tender Opportunity – Kidderminster Marsh Area Enhancements

Description of Requirement WFDC is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified contractors to carry out works at Puxton Marsh, Kidderminster. The aim of this contract is to further enhance the ecological condition of Puxton Marsh SSSI and surrounding areas of wetland. By reducing tree cover we will be returning this area to a mosaic of open wetland habitats, linking Puxton Marshes to surrounding wetlands and improving the hydrology throughout the system. Closing dates Deadline for submission of Tenders: 4:30pm Tuesday 5th May 2015. Please email your expression of interest toprocurement@wyreforestdc.gov.uk Contact details Please email your expression of interest toprocurement@wyreforestdc.gov.uk with…

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Tender Opportunity – Chelmsford landscaping work for playgounds

United Kingdom-Chelmsford: Landscaping work for playgrounds 2015/S 062-107986 Contract notice Supplies Directive 2004/18/EC Section I: Contracting authority I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s) Essex County Council PO Box 4, County Hall, Market Road For the attention of: Sophie Cook CM1 1JZ Chelmsford UNITED KINGDOM E-mail: email2workspace-prod+ECC+WS480386556+x3d0@ansmtp.ariba.com Internet address(es): General address of the contracting authority: http://www.essex.gov.uk Address of the buyer profile: http://ecc.supplier.ariba.com Electronic access to information: http://www.essex.gov.uk/Business-Partners/Supplying-Council/Pages/default.aspx Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://ecc.supplier.ariba.com Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s) Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Essex County Council’s Current…

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Tender Opportunity: TC792/GC – Treatment of Japanese Knotweed

Summary Please scroll down for full details Threshold: Below OJEU Organisation: Manchester City Council NUTS Code: Greater Manchester South (UKD31) Type: Contract notice Type of contract: Services – 27 CPV Code: 98000000 Other community, social and personal services Published: Monday, February 16, 2015 Deadline: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 – 19:00 Tender ID: 1750269 Description Treatment (cutting down/spraying/injecting) and control of Japanese Knotweed, on known sites where the weed exists, within the City of Manchester. Additional Information How to Apply: The tender documents are accessible on the Council’s electronic tender portal, ‘The Chest’ at www.the-chest.org.uk Documents must be downloaded, completed, and…

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Tender: The HTA requires partners to fulfil educational needs

  The HTA are seeking highly professional learning providers who can meet the future skills challenges and needs of its members through creative, innovative, high quality and cost-effective design and delivery. The HTA want to find contract suppliers, who will work in partnership with the HTA and its members to develop, promote, administer, deliver and evaluate a comprehensive learning service to meet the needs of members and the garden industry. Organisations wish to bid for this work should register their interest by 20 March, with Penny Evans, HTA Learning and Careers Manager via email Penny.evans@the-hta.org.uk. Tender documents will be issued…

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Tender Opportunity – Grounds maintenance – University of Brighton

United Kingdom-Brighton: Grounds maintenance services 2015/S 038-065208 Contract notice Services Directive 2004/18/EC Section I: Contracting authority I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s) University of Brighton Mithras House, Lewes Road For the attention of: Wayne Fisher BN2 4AT Brighton UNITED KINGDOM E-mail: tenders@brighton.ac.uk The University of Brighton wishes to invite expressions of interest from suitably qualified individual companies to provide tender submissions for the provision this grounds maintenance service across all of the Brighton campuses. The University has three major sites in the Brighton area that require a grounds maintenance service. These sites are located at Moulsecoomb, Falmer and Grand Parade. The university…

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Tender Opportunity – Glasshouse and brickwork installation – Royal Botanic Gardens

  Summary Please scroll down for full details Threshold:  Below OJEU Organisation:  Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew NUTS Code:  Outer London – West and North West (UKI23) Type:  Contract notice Type of contract:  Works – Array CPV Code:  44211500 Glasshouses Published:  Friday, February 20, 2015 Deadline:  Monday, March 2, 2015 – 00:00 Tender ID:  1754316 Description This notice invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced contractors or other organisations who wish to participate in a tender competition to provide Glasshouse and brickwork installation at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The required works are intended to be provided under an…

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Tender Opportunity – Grounds maintenance – Royal Berkshire Fire & Rescue

Summary Please scroll down for full details Threshold:  Below OJEU Organisation:  Royal Berkshire Fire & Rescue Service NUTS Code:  Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire (UKJ1) Type:  Contract notice Type of contract:  Services – Unspecified CPV Code:  77342000 Hedge trimming 77341000 Tree pruning 77340000 Tree pruning and hedge trimming 77314000 Grounds maintenance services 77312000 Weed-clearance services 77300000 Horticultural services 77000000 Agricultural, forestry, horticultural, aquacultural and apicultural services Published:  Friday, February 20, 2015 Deadline:  Monday, March 16, 2015 – 00:00 Tender ID:  1755884 Description The Contract will include hedge maintenance, grass cutting, shrub and border maintenance; leaf raking and removal; litter clearance and…

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Tender Opportunity – Play areas maintenance and inspections – Milton Keynes

        Description: Play Areas Maintenance and Inspections Contract • The Core Function – routine playground inspection and repair (including cleaning and graffiti removal); • The major replacement / repair of equipment, infrastructure and major refurbishment of play areas (subject to the separate agreement and approval of MKC); and • Additional non-routine work (such as other fix it services not in play areas) carried out on behalf of other Council services. Contract Start :     01 February 2016 Contract End :     31 January 2019 Reference :     CU2466 Contact :     Corporate Procurement Team (RT/JO) OJEU Notice…

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Tender Opportunity – Wetland Restoration Works – New Forest

SSSI WETLAND RESTORATION WORKS IN THE NEW FOREST FRAMEWORK NO: 304/HLS/15/1114 We will be awarding framework agreements for SSSI Wetland Restoration Works in the New Forest, part of the South England Forest District. Our intention is to award 3 Framework Contracts to deliver the programme of SSSI restoration work for a period of 4 years from the 5th May 2015. The typical works will include: • Meander restoration • Bed level raising / partial drain infill and narrowing using hoggin/rejects • Bed level raising / partial drain infill and narrowing / drain infill using heather bales • Complete drain infill • Debris dam creation • Ford…

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Tender Opportunity – Maintenance of Grounds and Gardens – Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust

Summary Please scroll down for full details Threshold: Below OJEU Organisation: Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust NUTS Code: Northamptonshire (UKF23) Type: Contract notice Type of contract: Services – 1 CPV Code: 77314000 Grounds maintenance services Published: Friday, January 30, 2015 Deadline: Monday, February 9, 2015 – 12:00 Tender ID: 1727372 Description Grounds & Maintenance of Northampton General Hospital Additional Information How to Apply: The Trust is looking for expressions of interest for the contract shown above, which will carry a term of three (3) years. To express an interest you must do register on the following website www.supplying2nhs.com which is…

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