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National Trust turns 125

The National Trust is celebrating 125 years since it was founded, on 12 January 1895. As they mark this milestone anniversary, Director-General, Hilary...

in Parks & Gardens - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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King's Ely keeping busy

King’s Ely sits in the shadows of the city’s splendid cathedral and its location and history demands high standards are maintained at all times. Blair...

in Parks & Gardens - on 24/1/20

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National Trust Chartwell

“A day away from Chartwell is a day wasted”. That’s what Sir Winston Churchill said about his family home near Westerham in Kent, which has been...

in Parks & Gardens - on 22/1/20

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New Donky wheel barrow

The environmentally friendly Donky electric wheel barrow has quickly become a popular choice for those responsible for landscape management with many green...

in Parks & Gardens - on 8/1/20

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Innovative STIHL blower

The BR 800 C-E from STIHL is the latest addition to its range of innovative and high-performance blowers, ideal for professional landscapers and local...

in Parks & Gardens - on 30/12/19

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Husqvarna 535iRX / 535iRX

Husqvarna have announced the launch of two new powerful battery-powered brushcutters which will raise the bar for performance. Increased levels of productivity...

in Parks & Gardens - on 14/12/19

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Three’s company!

The ongoing management of historic estates as thriving communities where people work together to make the most of the land’s assets remains key to their...

in Parks & Gardens - on 2/12/19

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Stanley Park named best

Voters have crowned Stanley Park in Blackpool, Lancashire as the UK’s Best Park 2019. The awards received a record number of 364 nominations

in Parks & Gardens - on 15/9/19

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Elvaston Castle challenge

Balancing the need to preserve the unique features of a historic estate with the demands of free public access to a council-owned country park is a challenge...

in Parks & Gardens - on 16/8/19

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Find UK's best park

UK-wide green space charity, Fields in Trust, has launched a campaign to find the UK’s Best Park

in Parks & Gardens - on 6/6/19

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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 - on 19/5/19

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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

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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

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Tree planting must double

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

in Parks & Gardens - on 2/12/18

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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

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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

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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