Parks & Gardens (Page 1)

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Holiday park scoops award

Lakeland's Park Cliffe holiday park has returned from this year's Cumbria in Bloom awards with a whole bunch of floral and environmental accolades

in Parks & Gardens - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

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Q&A with Phil Cormie

Phil Cormie - a good barbie and some classic rock would fit the bill!

in Parks & Gardens - on 19/10/21

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Newby’s newcomer

Newby Hall and Gardens, set in forty acres alongside the banks of the River Ure near Ripon in North Yorkshire, form part of a 519-acre estate. David Mears...

in Parks & Gardens - on 19/10/21

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Blackpool illuminated

Street cleansing and Groundcare may appear unlikely bedfellows but they are buddying up well in Blackpool. Greg Rhodes talks ‘integration’ to Grounds...

in Parks & Gardens - on 7/10/21

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Groundskeeper speaks out

A groundskeeper has spoken of the disgusting behaviour he has witnessed from the public while at work. Elliot Guthrie, bowls green keeper at Beaumond Gardens...

in Parks & Gardens - on 30/7/21

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Terrain’s deep aeration

Situated near Wakefield, West Yorkshire, the Yorkshire Sculpture Park is an open-air gallery that showcases work by world-class British and international...

in Parks & Gardens - on 5/6/21

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Etesia goal achieved

It was a brand of mower he always wanted and now, Lee Norris, owner of Four Seasons Gardening, is the proud owner of four brand new Etesia pedestrian...

in Parks & Gardens - on 20/5/21

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Groundsmen to the rescue

School groundsmen saved the day by helping to plant Sedbergh Parish Council’s new arboretum just in the nick of time.

in Parks & Gardens - on 25/3/21

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Lawn care - a new career?

This article has been written by Jack Chapman of Kingsbury Lawn Care, an independent lawn care company based in the West Midlands. He’s been extremely...

in Parks & Gardens - on 22/2/21

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Leisure and golfing feast

One of those much-visited jewels in the crown of historic country properties is Hever Castle in a corner of west Kent. It is best known as the home of...

in Parks & Gardens - on 4/2/21

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Palace of the Peak

Chatsworth, said by many to be the Palace of the Peak, is set on the banks of the River Derwent in the heart of the Derbyshire Peak District. Since 1549,...

in Parks & Gardens - on 10/12/20

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Switch to battery power

A keen gardener has recently made the switch from petrol to battery power and it has proven to be no mistake! She encourages anyone still using petrol-powered...

in Parks & Gardens - on 21/11/20

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Brodsworth Bounces Back!

Brodsworth Hall, virtually unchanged since the 1860s, is one of the most complete surviving examples of a Victorian country house in England. Located in...

in Parks & Gardens - on 9/10/20

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People need parks

Following the release of several new pieces of research relating to parks and green spaces over recent days, in our latest blog Fields in Trust Chief Executive,...

in Parks & Gardens - on 3/10/20

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DLF Wildflower success

A wildflower meadow at the heart of a brand-new retirement village in Alcester has been praised for its outstanding, long-lasting visual impact

in Parks & Gardens - on 21/9/20

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The abuse of parks

I have sat for long enough and read the reports, seen the pictures, headlines, Tweets, Facebook updates and had conversations with my own team and...

in Parks & Gardens - on 30/6/20

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Why parks matter?

A statement from the Parks Management Forum to the Prime Minister

in Parks & Gardens - on 24/6/20

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Green spaces at risk

Despite their newfound importance - as a place to get outside, exercise and meet loved ones safely during the COVID-19 lockdown – Fields in Trust has...

in Parks & Gardens - on 9/6/20

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Green Space Index 2020

The Green Space Index - Fields in Trust's annual barometer of publicly accessible park and green space provision - shows that 2.7m people in Great Britan...

in Parks & Gardens - on 1/6/20

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Terrain aerates deep

Armed with a number of solutions, Terrain Aeration have been treating trees in all types of situation for over twenty-five years, from back gardens to...

in Parks & Gardens - on 24/5/20