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June 25, 2018

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GreenBlue Urban to host ‘Contractors Day’ this July -

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Murray Landscapes scores at hub South West’s eighth building for growth awards -

Friday, June 22, 2018

Sean Butler answers Pro Landscaper reader’s burning questions -

Friday, June 22, 2018

Green-tech returns to exhibit at Rail Live -

Friday, June 22, 2018

Talasey Group announces managing director and CEO -

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The Posh Shed Company to unveil new ranges at Hampton Court -

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Soils & Trees Conference offers unprecedented opportunity -

Thursday, June 21, 2018

RHS School Gardeners of the Year 2018 winners announced -

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Timotay Landscapes return from BBC Gardeners’ World as winners -

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Stihl expands Workwear range -

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A designer’s guide to lighting outdoor social areas -

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Give it some welly for Thrive this September -

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Macmillan Southport Flower Show garden tells tale of life after cancer diagnosis -

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket takes best in show at New Plant Awards -

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Perennial helps children of horticulturists with new Child Bursaries -

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Gardens on APL Avenue at BBC Gardeners’ World Live showcase industry talent -

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Rare Eden pollen sent off to Germany for breeding project -

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Stark & Greensmith joins the RHS for new garden screen Parterre range -

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

BBC Gardeners’ World Live 2018 winners announced -

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

British bred and grown Veronica hoping for a win -

Friday, June 15, 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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