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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

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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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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March issue – Pro Landscaper

March issue – Pro Landscaper This month you may notice some exciting changes within Pro Landscaper magazine. We have decided to split the magazine into four sections, INFORM, INSPIRE, NUTURE and EDUCATE, as well as introducing some exciting new features. We would really love to hear your feedback on the new changes so please let us know your thoughts by emailing us at editor@pro-landscaper.co.uk or alternatively tweet us @ProLandscaperJW INFORM ■ Agenda: Is the Garden Bridge good for our industry? ■ SGD Awards: A rundown of the winners from the prestigious SGD awards ■ News Shed: A round up of…

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February issue – Pro Landscaper

February issue – Pro Landscaper ■ News Shed: A round up of industry news ■ Association News: Parks Alliance researches membership models ■ Opinion: Landscapers need to be realistic with developers about timescales, says David Dodd ■Business Tips: Adam White talks from experience about establishing a landscape design business ■Technical: Anji Connell explores how sculpture can add interest and structure to any outdoor space and says choice of material and positioning are fundamental concerns ■Let’s Hear It From: Tim Howell of Mitie Landscapes ■Portfolios: A renovated 19th century cottage is given a modern family friendly garden by Aralia ■Nursery: New…

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January issue

January issue Pro Landscaper ■News Shed: A round up of industry news ■ FutureScape Seminar Round Up: A summary of key topics and themes covered at the event’s informative talks ■ Association News: A new website launch from BALI ■ Opinion: Andrew Wilson asks if there is ever a right time for discounts in landscaping ■Technical: Durability and quality are key factors for any budget checklist says Robert Webber ■Let’s Hear It From: Dan Curran of Ginkgo Gardens ■Portfolios: Northumbrian Landscaping create a path to a newly positioned front entrance using a stunning Japanese boardwalk ■Nursery: Noel Kingsbury lauds the…

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2015 Pro Landscaper portfolio collection

2015 Pro Landscaper portfolio collection ■ January: Glory Days by Rebecca Smith Garden Design & Consultancy, Art of Stone by Bluefish Landscaping and Tranquil Retreat by Grace Landscapes ■ February: On Reflection by Water Gems, The New Modern by Charlotte Rowe and On The Level by Gavin Jones ■ March: Wild Thing by Acres Wild, Inside Out by Cassandra Crouch, Full Circle by Greenspace Garden Design and Pay It Forward by Ground Control ■ April: Golden Path by Cube 1994 Garden Design, Sculpting The Landscape by Stewart Landscape Construction, Sitting Pretty by M&N Horticulture and Cotteridge Park by Quadron Services…

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