Parks (page 1)

Amenity Forum Conference 2018

Amenity Forum's hot topic

The management of amenity areas is a vital and important task creating safe and healthy public spaces fit for purpose. It is vital that such tasks are...

in Parks - on 18/3/19

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Have a field day

UK green space charity, Fields in Trust, is inviting people to take part in a national celebration of parks and green spaces on “Have a Field Day”,...

in Parks - on 3/2/19

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Green spaces parks fund

The National Lottery funding body, the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), and the National Trust have joined forces. They will find and back ambitious and sustainable...

in Parks - on 7/11/18

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The nation has decided...

More than 65,000 votes cast as the nation picks the best of British. Green Flag Award announces the winners of the 2018 People’s Choice vote for the...

in Parks - on 19/10/18

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Record Green Flag Awards

In the scheme's 22nd year, The Green Flag Awards have presented a record-breaking 1,883 Green Flags to green spaces large and small across the UK, almost...

in Parks - on 15/9/18

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Future Proof Parks

Future Proof Parks is a £900k National Lottery-funded programme that will support Friends of parks groups and local young people to work together in a...

in Parks - on 14/9/18

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Northampton looking good

Northampton’s green spaces looking good with a little help from Ventrac - The best machine I’ve used in 32 years says operator Steve Glover

in Parks - on 8/9/18

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Creeping privatisation!

Proliferation of music festivals and other events across capital’s green spaces means disruption and restrictions to access for residents

in Parks - on 4/9/18

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Kubota UK and Partingtons

With over 2,000 pitches for touring, holiday and residential mobile homes spread across seven different sites throughout the UK, Partingtons Holiday Parks...

in Parks - on 22/8/18

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Parks - time running out

A coalition of countryside groups and environmentalists are calling on the government to protect the UK’s parks and green spaces which are at “crisis...

in Parks - on 4/7/18

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Parks generate £34bn

Parks and green spaces across the United Kingdom provide people with over £34 billion of wellbeing benefits, a new report from the charity Fields in Trust...

in Parks - on 12/5/18

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Biosecurity and Brexit

UK imports of live plants have increased by 71% since 1999. There are now more than 1,000 pests and diseases on the UK plant health risk register

in Parks - on 8/5/18

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Going underground ...

Terrain Aeration have been undertaking work to breathe life back into the soil structure and relieve compaction for the Royal Parks with their Airforce...

in Parks - on 13/4/18

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APSE green space warning

The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) has revealed 75% of councils feel that parks and green spaces are being disproportionately affected...

in Parks - on 24/3/18

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Hyde Park decompacted

Terrain Aeration has provided services to relieve compaction of soil at Hyde Park. The company used its Airforce Terralift and SuperScamper machines

in Parks - on 21/3/18

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Crawley's 'Synergy'

Four Major Synergy out front mower decks are being used by Crawley Borough Council to assist in the maintenance of 2 million square metres of grass areas....

in Parks - on 28/2/18

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Scotland’s Greenspace

The State of Scotland’s Greenspace report published by greenspace scotland today shows that Scotland can rightly claim to be a nation of green towns...

in Parks - on 4/2/18

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£2million Lottery boost

Groups and organisations are being sought to test innovative ways of managing the UK’s public parks following a £2m National Lottery funding boost for...

in Parks - on 22/12/17