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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: Ground Preparation

The Forestry Commission seek to award up to a medium term contract with two lots to contractors who can demonstrate the experience, technical ability (all machine operators must have FMOCS), quality and reliability coupled with cost effective pricing and operational capacity to provide ground preparation through out Galloway.  Locations will be provided within the tender documentation. The estimated contract value is in the region of £300,000 over 3 years per lot, giving a total value of £600,000 over 3 years for the total contract. The estimated contract volume of each lot is 150ha per year (450ha over 3 years) throughout Galloway…

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Tender: Parkland Plan and Cost Planning

The City of London Corporation, acting as the Conservators of Epping Forest, is seeking a suitably experienced consultancy, with a strong track record in historic landscape restoration, regeneration and management, to lead a small specialist team that will advise the City of London, Wanstead Sports Grounds Ltd and associated stakeholders, on the preparation of a Parkland Plan and associated capital and revenue cost plans for the Grade II* Wanstead Park Registered Park and Garden of Historic Interest. The aim of this commission is to direct future planning of the Park. The stakeholders group and the City of London seek a…

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Tender: Parkland Plan and Cost Planning

The City of London Corporation, acting as the Conservators of Epping Forest, is seeking a suitably experienced consultancy, with a strong track record in historic landscape restoration, regeneration and management, to lead a small specialist team that will advise the City of London, Wanstead Sports Grounds Ltd and associated stakeholders, on the preparation of a Parkland Plan and associated capital and revenue cost plans for the Grade II* Wanstead Park Registered Park and Garden of Historic Interest. The aim of this commission is to direct future planning of the Park. The stakeholders group and the City of London seek a…

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Tender: Ground Maintenance

Elmbridge Borough Council in Surrey is looking for contractors for maintenance and service in parks, cemeteries, churchyards, play areas and car parks as well as green-space patrols. The seven year contract is worth £10m – £13m Call 01372 474130 of email mldha@elmbridge.gov.uk For more information click here

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Tender: Public Works

London Borough of Lambeth with Heritage Lottery Fund. Expressions of Interest are invited from suitably qualified and experienced Landscape/Building Contractors who wish to be considered for inclusion on the tender list for the restoration of the historic specified location. The awarding authority have been working in partnership with the Friends of Kennington Park on this project, which will start on site in January 2015 with completion in late Spring 2015. The building works will include relaying paths, removal of overgrown shrubs & planting, the reconstruction of a lily pond, repairs to pergolas and other structures, replanting throughout, restoring a route…

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Tender: Ground Maintenance

Banbury Council has a five year contract for grounds maintenance on offer, with up to a possible five-year extension. The work will include grounds maintenance and minor tree management works to green space, cemeteries, allotments and play areas and is worth an estimated £320,000 to £380,000. Contact Mike Hall on 01295 250340 for a pre-qualification questionnaire  For more information click here 

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Tender: Term Landscape Maintenance and Cleansing Contract

Organisation: TEP on behalf of the Homes and Communities Agency NUTS Code: Merseyside (UKD5) Published: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Deadline: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 – 00:00 Tender ID: 1553681 Description The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) is the single, national housing and regeneration delivery agency for England. Our vision is to create opportunity for people to live in homes they can afford in places they want to live, by enabling local authorities and communities to deliver the ambition they have for their own areas. Additional Information How to Apply: These works are being procured via a Single Stage tender procedure. All interested candidates should submit…

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Tender: Grounds maintenance services

Organisation: Sow and Penk Internal Drainage Board NUTS Code: Shropshire and Staffordshire (UKG2) Published: Friday, September 19, 2014 Deadline: Monday, October 27, 2014 – 12:00 Tender ID: 2014/S 180-317830 Description Sow and Penk Internal Drainage Board (S&PIDB) have commissioned North Lincolnshire Council (NLC) to undertake a formal tender exercise on its behalf to procure contractor(s) to deliver the watercourse maintenance services commencing July 2015. For more information click here  

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Tender: Landscape Character Assessment Consultancy

Organisation: Braintree District Council NUTS Code: Essex (UKH3) Published: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Deadline: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 – 00:00 Tender ID: 1551934 Description Braintree District Council (BDC) is commissioning consultants to undertake an update of the Landscape Character Assessment and Landscape Capacity/Sensitivity Analysis which will form part of the evidence base for the emerging Local Plan. It is anticipated that this update will help determine the most appropriate directions for future residential and employment growth in the District and will support policy in the emerging Local Plan relating to landscape character areas, biodiversity and the environment. Additional Information How to Apply: The contracting authority considers…

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Tender: Landscaping work for parks

Organisation: Birmingham City Council NUTS Code: WEST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND) (UKG) (UKG) Published: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Deadline: Monday, October 13, 2014 – 12:00 Tender ID: 2014/S 177-312141 Short description of the contract or purchase(s) Birmingham City Council invites landscape contractors to make an application for inclusion on a select list of tenderers for a Landscape Construction Framework Agreement for the period of four years commencing in February 2015. Work will take place within the West Midlands Region. Contracts called off the framework agreement will be for the construction of integrated hard and soft landscaping work, and include items such as footpaths, planting, play areas, Multi…

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