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February 22, 2018

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RHS Flower Show Tatton Park 2018 highlights announced -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Mayor of London and L&Q to invest £500m in Barking Riverside -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Innovative new equipment from Sutcliffe Play -

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Andrew Wilson and Gavin McWilliam to focus on separate ventures -

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Masterplanners appointed for Stonedale regeneration plan -

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The Collectors Garden at RHS Malvern Spring Festival -

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Kubota UK launches new B Series compact tractors -

Monday, February 19, 2018

Registration opens for The Chelsea Fringe 2018 -

Monday, February 19, 2018

New directors appointed as Glendale announces restructure -

Monday, February 19, 2018

Alan Titchmarsh teams up with Beth Chatto Educational Trust for charity fundraiser -

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Cheltenham High Street improvements begin this summer -

Saturday, February 17, 2018

LDA Design to deliver a Big Town Plan for Shrewsbury -

Friday, February 16, 2018

Mayor’s £6m fund to boost green spaces & reduce plastic waste -

Friday, February 16, 2018

Get your hands dirty with an RHS apprenticeship -

Friday, February 16, 2018

Kubota UK launches new zero turn ride-on mower -

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Piet Oudolf at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2018 -

Thursday, February 15, 2018

RAF100 Centenary Garden seeks sponsors -

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Show of resilience from invasives experts at industry conference -

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Celebrating business success: The Pro Landscaper Business Awards 2017 -

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Palmstead Nurseries launches new staff training academy -

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

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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

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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

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December – Pro Landscaper

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FutureScape 2015 Show Guide

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November issue – Pro Landscaper

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October issue – Pro Landscaper

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