June 25, 2017

Latest:

New play areas set to be approved -

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Design contest launched for €30M concert centre in Kaunas, Lithuania -

Sunday, June 25, 2017

‘Customers put price first’, according to new tradespeople study -

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Well-known BBC gardener Bob Flowerdew to present talk on scented plants at Bishampton and District Gardening Club -

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Action needed on consistently poor planting rates -

Friday, June 23, 2017

ITV’S ‘Love your Garden’ features Addagrip’s Addaset resin bound surfacing for war veterans garden in Plymouth -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Fullers Mill Garden awarded Visit England Quality Rose Marque -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Large or small, Victorian or traditional, Griffin Glasshouses has it all -

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Land Trust acquires new sites to protect and enhance valuable community green space across the UK -

Friday, June 23, 2017

Peak’s quirky cows hit the heights -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Public urged to nominate community groups for national awards -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Wyevale Nurseries scoops six awards at HTA Show -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

New Scape paves the way with porcelain exterior tiling -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Rolawn hit the mark at Gardeners’ World Live -

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Show Garden success for St Albans based company at BBC Gardeners’ World Live -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Rare hazel dormice reintroduced into a Warwickshire woodland -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Experience the mystery and romance of Galica’s ‘Pazo’ Gardens at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Landscape Watering Systems looks at how effective irrigation systems, technology and practice provide a major contribution to water conservation -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

GoLandscape’s ‘Watch this Space’ build begins at Hampton Court -

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Bradstone supports MS Society Garden at BBC Gardeners’ World Live 2017 -

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

FutureScape 2016 Show Guide

FutureScape

Welcome to our FutureScape 2016 show guide in association with CED Stone Group. Our 52-page supplement includes everything that you need to know about the event, held on 15 November at Sandown Park Racecourse, including our unique and comprehensive seminar programme with over 30 individual sessions from leading professionals. The seminars cover a variety of subjects, from presenting your designs to clients and tips on how to save money, to the future of arboriculture and architectural industries. Brand new to this year’s event is FutureArch, held in association with the Landscape Institute. This section aims to shed light on the…

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November Issue – Pro Landscaper

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INFORM ■ Agenda: Do you think the apprenticeship levy will benefit the landscaping sector? ■ News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from efig, SGD, BALI, RHS, Parks Alliance and APL. ■ Let’s Hear It From: Nigel Bowcock of Acre Landscapes. ■ View From The Top: Phil Jones warns of the disgruntled employee, who projects his or her discontent not to the employer but to the customer. ■ Hort Couture?: Andrew Wilson explores the education of gardeners vs. garden designers, and asks: can one really do the others work without further training? ■ State of Nature:…

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October Issue – Pro Landscaper

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INFORM ■ Agenda: What are you doing to combat the effects of the National Living Wage? ■ News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from efig, SGD, BALI, RHS, Parks Alliance and APL. ■ 30 under 30: We catch up with our inaugural 30 to find out what they’ve achieved in the past year. ■ FutureScape: Find out who will be speaking during the Special Events at this year’s show/ ■ Let’s Hear It From: Garden designer Ruth Willmott. ■ View From The Top: Phil Jones on what makes the perfect tender proposal, fresh from ISS’s…

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September issue – Pro Landscaper

September issue – Pro Landscaper

INFORM ■ Agenda: Are TV Gardening shows good or bad for the industry? ■ News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from the Parks Alliance, SGD, APL,BALI, RHS and efig ■ 30 under 30: How to enter this year’s 30 under 30: The Next Generation competition ■ FutureScape: All the information regarding Seminars can be found on the Seminar Programme ■ Let’s Hear It From: Steve Swatton from Swatton Landscapes ■ Back to the Future: How the spirit of Victorian parks movement is alive and well in the city of Birmingham ■ View From The Top: Phil Jones gives…

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August issue – Pro Landscaper

August issue – Pro Landscaper INFORM ■ Agenda: Is the curriculum covered by landscape courses at colleges producing high enough quality of landscape worker? ■News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from the Parks Alliance, SGD, APL,BALI, RHS and efig ■ 30 under 30: How to enter this year’s 30 under 30: The Next Generation competition ■FutureScape: All the information you need to know about this year’s event ■Let’s Hear It From: Chris Harrington and James Porter from Harrington Porter ■Power To The People: How Manchester City Council involves the city’s residents so closely in its planning for parks…

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Pro Landscaper’s London Supplement

London

Welcome to Pro Landscaper’s first London Supplement, which covers working in the landscape industry within the capital, and the vast and unique array of challenges and opportunities that come with it, from traffic and demanding customers to big budgets and inspiration. Pro Landscaper speaks to industry professionals including John Melmoe of Willerby Landscapes and John Wyer of Bowles & Wyer first-hand about the trials, tribulations, benefits and rewards of working in England’s capital. Head of Infrastructure development (EMEA) at Lendlease Claire Hebbes discusses the vital role and value of landscaping in London, its potential contributions to improving environmental stability and…

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July issue – Pro Landscaper

July issue – Pro Landscaper INFORM ■ Agenda: How do we improve the perceived value of landscaping in society? ■News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from the Parks Alliance, SGD, APL,BALI, RHS and efig ■ 30 under 30: This month we ask: Does technology have a place in landscaping? ■RHS Chelsea Flower Show: A pictorial review of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show ■30 under 30: The launch of 30 under 30 2016 ■Let’s Hear It From: Paul Downer from Oakview Landscapes ■How The West Was Won: Why Bristol’s green spaces helped make it European Green Capital 2016 ■Changing Chelsea: The…

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June issue – Pro Landscaper

June

June issue– Pro Landscaper INFORM ■ Agenda: Should councils charge organisations to use public parks? ■News: Our usual roundup of news over the past month including updates from all associations ■ 30 under 30: This month we ask: Does technology have a place in landscaping? ■ Let’s Hear It From: Acclaimed garden designer James Basson ■ View From The Top: Phil Jones asks whether charging for the use of public parks is justified INSPIRE ■ Portfolio: Paul Dracott gave a Cambridgeshire country garden an arts and crafts makeover ■ RHS Malvern Spring Festival: Medal-winning gardens from the show ■ London Stone: Find out more about our tour of…

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Pro Landscaper’s guide to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Chelsea

Welcome to our RHS Chelsea Flower Show supplement in association with CED Ltd. Our 36-page supplement includes an exclusive interview with show manager Tom  Harfleet, a feature celebrating Mark Gregory’s 150th show garden, and everything you need to know about this year’s gardens. It also includes our choice of the main highlights this year, a sneak preview by Jamie Butterworth of the plants he’s growing for Chelsea, and our own insightful guide to the RHS judging process. We would like to take the time to wish everyone involved the best of luck with their gardens and we hope to see…

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May issue– Pro Landscaper

May issue– Pro Landscaper INFORM ■ Agenda: Is there enough recognition for landscapers at RHS Chelsea? ■News: Our usual roundup of news over the past month including updates from all associations ■ Creating A New Leadership: Sue Ireland responds to Phil Jones’ March View From The Top column ■ 30 under 30: This month we ask: Is the RHS Chelsea Flower Show good for our industry? ■ Let’s Hear It From: Award-winning Matthew Keightley ■ View From The Top: A few top players have always dominated the grounds maintenance industry. Consolidation will be an ongoing challenge, says Phil Jones INSPIRE…

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