Parks & Gardens (page 1)

JohnColesPark

For all the family!

John Coles Park in Chippenham is set to start the summer with a celebration after winning one award and being judged for another

in Parks & Gardens - 5 days, 5 hours ago

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Etesia exceed at Glanusk

Harry Legge-Bourke, custodian, managing partner and trustee of the Glanusk Estate, believes that the Etesia Attila 98X ride-on brushcutter has exceeded...

in Parks & Gardens - on 21/2/19

Stiga3

The 5 In 1 Multi Tool

STIGA is well known for the quality and reliability of its lawn mowers, front cut ride ons, lawn tractors and garden equipment and has been the name to...

in Parks & Gardens - on 20/1/19

Tree Planting N UK

Tree planting must double

Government advisers call for radical changes, including turning farmland into forests.

in Parks & Gardens - on 2/12/18

TheClasperVillageplayground

British parks need cash

Thousands of parks across Britain are in urgent need of investment to stop them falling into decline, a poll has found.

in Parks & Gardens - on 20/11/18

WakehurstPl 163JH

Bassett’s allsorts!

The multitasking that’s name of the game at Wakehurst, Kew’s southern stronghold, still allows the grounds management team to enjoy their favourite...

in Parks & Gardens - on 13/10/18

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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 & Gardens - on 4/9/18

Leonardslee 3029 Web

The garden of delights...

A Mecca for garden lovers has been reborn as an international visitor destination set in a dazzling landscape of seasonal colour. Greg Rhodes meets the...

in Parks & Gardens - on 27/8/18

Terrain Aeration Terralift

Deep aeration video

The concept of one metre deep aeration, to relieve compaction and improve drainage, really needs to be seen in action to appreciate the long-term...

in Parks & Gardens - on 1/8/18

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Ransomes at the Palace

Blenheim Palace, located in Oxfordshire, and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, has taken delivery of a Ransomes MP495 cylinder mower to maintain...

in Parks & Gardens - on 18/7/18

Pellenc Airion

Tranquility at Bodnant

John Rippin, head gardener at the stunning Bodnant Estate in North Wales, believes that his battery powered Airion hand blower from Pellenc is the perfect...

in Parks & Gardens - on 6/7/18

FIT

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 & Gardens - on 12/5/18

sweet chestnut blight

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 & Gardens - on 8/5/18

Lyme House&Rhododendrons

Pride, but no prejudice

Thousands of romantics make the pilgrimage for the opportunity to worship at a National Trust ‘shrine’ renowned the world over. Greg Rhodes meets Gary...

in Parks & Gardens - on 26/2/18

DundeePark

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 & Gardens - on 4/2/18

Stoke Park Country Club & Hotel Mansion and Bridge

Stoke Park renovations

Work is underway on the third loop of nine holes at the prestigious and multi-award-winning Stoke Park Country Club & Hotel, in Buckinghamshire, to complete...

in Parks & Gardens - on 9/1/18

Arley Hall in June (1)

Horticultural excellence

Many have sung the praises of Britain’s most ancient herbaceous border. Greg Rhodes meets the team charged with keeping it, and the surrounding lavish...

in Parks & Gardens - on 11/12/17

Heskin Parish Council

Fields for allotments

A bitter row has erupted in a Lancashire village over plans to use a community field for allotments. Some residents in Heskin, near Chorley, are furious...

in Parks & Gardens - on 6/12/17