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December 11, 2017

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Outdoor Deck Company launch brand new website -

Monday, December 11, 2017

Ground Control triumph at BALI National Landscape Awards, scooping Principal Award for Grounds Maintenance -

Monday, December 11, 2017

Hong Kong-based practice Morphis to open UK design studio -

Monday, December 11, 2017

Kubota’s enhanced machinery to offer turf proffesionals more at BTME -

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Allies and Morrison wins international design competition to restore, reimagine and rebuild Clandon Park -

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Boosting construction productivity could deliver £15 billion savings every year -

Friday, December 8, 2017

Paysalia – The “must” show for landscape, garden and sports ground professionals -

Friday, December 8, 2017

£2million National Lottery boost to innovate and improve public parks -

Friday, December 8, 2017

New resources launched for professionals in refugee and green space sectors -

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Glendale community garden scoops industry award -

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Perennial’s 2018 Special Events programme gets boost from Challenge Fencing -

Thursday, December 7, 2017

idverde scoops industry’s top accolade for grounds maintenance for fifth consecutive year -

Thursday, December 7, 2017

December issue – Pro Landscaper -

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Shed Grounds Maintenance wins prestigious Award -

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

SME Golden Bridge, Trade & Investment Award 2017 Winners – Les Carrières de la Pierre Bleue Belge -

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Chelsea Physic Garden has announced Nell Jones as Head Gardener -

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

New Pellenc dealer in Cambridgeshire -

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

National Infrastructure Commission announces winner of Cambridge to Oxford Connection: Ideas Competition -

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Knowsley agrees plan to protect financial future of parks -

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Bowles & Wyer wins six awards at BALI 2017 -

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

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

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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

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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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April issue – Pro Landscaper

April issue – Pro Landscaper INFORM ■ Agenda: Are we doing enough to celebrate Capability Brown? ■ APL Awards: A rundown of the winners from the APL awards ■ News Shed: A round up of industry news ■ Association News: The latest news from BALI, efig, the APL, the Parks Alliance, RHS and the SGD ■ 30 under 30: This month we ask “What would your advice be to young people new to the industry?” ■ Let’s Hear It From: Marcus Watson of Ground Control ■ View From The Top: With the European Union referendum looming, Phil Jones discusses the…

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