October 16, 2017

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Makita adds to their 10.8V CXT range -

Monday, October 16, 2017

Year of change brings strong results for Broadway Malyan -

Monday, October 16, 2017

Mulchrone Brothers makes impact in groundcare market with Kubota UK -

Monday, October 16, 2017

The University of Manchester launches new interactive tree trail -

Monday, October 16, 2017

Support the launch of the Woodland Trust’s Charter for Trees, Woods and People -

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Lina’s ‘Break Free’ wins prison garden poll -

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Diarmuid Gavin unveils plans for the largest container garden in the world -

Friday, October 13, 2017

Green Flag Award reveals the public’s favourite parks -

Friday, October 13, 2017

National infrastructure commsion reveals gallery of final design concepts for the Cambridge to Oxford Connection: Ideas Competition -

Friday, October 13, 2017

Proposals to improve council’s Streets and Open Spaces service -

Friday, October 13, 2017

idverde helps transform Shepton Mallet into ‘the Snowdrop Town’ -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Willmott Dixon lands £66m Midlands universities treble -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Designs for Manchester’s proposed new Peace Garden created by landscape architecture students -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Green-tech smash charity target for children’s charity Physcap -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Phase two of the Greening of Vauxhall Walk opens -

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Council granted order to acquire land for Waterside scheme -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Inclusive outdoor learning and play area from Sutcliffe Play -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Blowing petrol power out of the garden -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

API says we must act now to save our parks, playgrounds and green spaces -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Cameron Gardens is appointed by The Four Seasons Hampshire -

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Pro Landscaper’s Manchester Supplement

Welcome to Pro Landscaper’s Manchester Supplement, part of our series of regional focuses. Covering the landscaping businesses and green environment of this diverse region with its vast array of challenges and opportunities. In this supplement, Pro Landscaper speaks to industry professionals including Charlotte Atherton of Inleaf and Nick Abbott of Beech Landscapers about the development of their businesses in the region and why they are thriving. Director of Landstruction, award-winning landscaping industry, David Binks discusses their activities in the north, recruitment and his core beliefs in terms of staff. We ask Paul Butler, owner of domestic landscaping specialist, Butler Landscapes,…

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April Issue – Pro Landscaper

This month’s issue of Pro Landscaper includes an introduction from our first ever guest editor, John Melmoe. INFORM Agenda: Is globalisation good for the British landscape industry News: A monthly summary of the latest industry news from APL, ideverde, RHS, SGD, Glendale and Crown Group APL 2017 awards winners The Chelsea Diaries: Designer Manoj Malde and contractor Dan Riddleston will be keeping Pro Landscaper in the loop as they each prepare for their Chelsea 2017 gardens Let’s Hear it From: Skidmores of Hertford Ltd Company Profile: Aralia View From the Top: Marcus Watson discusses Brexit’s impact on mergers and acquisitions…

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FutureArch Launches

FutureArch

After the success of the Landscape Architectural seminars at 2016’s FutureScape, comes the launch of the new industry leading magazine, FutureArch. The debut issue covers a wide range of fascinating topics and stories, including; an interview with Stephen O’Malley of Civil Engineers, the exploration of BIM from a landscape architect’s perspective by Romy Rawlings, the analysis of how green infrastructure enhances urban environments with Ewan McGill, project focuses from Grant Associates and Mott McDonald, along with much more! To view the very first issue of FutureArch, please click here

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Pro Landscaper March Issue

March

INFORM Agenda: Do you think that the SGD recognising practices as well as individuals is a good decision? News: A monthly summary of the latest industry news from efig, SGD, BALI, RHS, Parks Alliance and APL SGD Award winners 2016 Let’s Hear It From: Andrew Grant of Grant Associates Company Profile: The Garden Builders Play On The Farm: Adam White looks on how farm diversification is leading to more work for the landscape design and construction industry and how we can take advantage Spread The Word: David Dodd gives an update on the GoLandscape initiative and it’s progress since it’s…

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February Issue – Pro Landscaper

February

INFORM ■ Agenda: Do you buy, lease or rent your plant machinery any why? ■ News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from efig, SGD, BALI, RHS, Parks Alliance and APL ■ RHS Chelsea 2017 Press Preview ■ Let’s Hear It From: Catherine MacDonald of Landform Consultants ■ Company Profile: idverde UK ■ It’s Not Easy Being Green: Angus Lindsay asks where we have to turn for greener vehicles as major European cities move closer to banning diesel ■ Cherry Picking: Pete Jones expands on a topic from FutureScape 2016 – how businesses can decide which leads will…

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January Issue – Pro Landscaper

January

INFORM ■ Agenda: When replacing your fleet, would you purchase green vehicles? ■ News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from efig, SGD, BALI, RHS, Parks Alliance and APL ■  BALI Awards 2016 ■ Let’s Hear It From: Matt Killingley of NT Killingley Ltd ■ Company Profile: NAG Solutions ■ The Five Year Plan: David Dodd looks to the future, expanding on the View from the Top debate at FutureScape 2016 to take into account how the past five years will affect the next ■ How Safe is Safe?: Angus Lindsay considers how reliant we are on…

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December Issue – Pro Landscaper

December

INFORM ■ Agenda: What is the one thing the industry needs to do better in 2017? ■ 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: David Houghton of Kings Landscapes ■ Company Profile: The Garden Company ■ View From The Top: Phil Jones discusses what he thinks will happen in the parks management sector going into 2017 ■ It’s Good to Talk: Adam White considers the often gruelling realities of competitive tendering – if clients could simply initiate a conversation, it would be…

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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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