Parks & Gardens (page 1)

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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

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A cut above ...

With two sets of specially designed counter-rotating blades to minimise the scattering of debris, the new EGO Professional-X RotoCut attachment (RTX2300)...

in Parks & Gardens - on 15/5/20

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FCC impresses with Toro

For several years Toro machinery has been helping FCC Environment’s grounds maintenance department achieve excellent results for its clients, which is...

in Parks & Gardens - on 6/5/20

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Q&A with Paul Dibb

Paul Dibb - mood swing if you hide the biscuit barrel!

in Parks & Gardens - on 30/3/20

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Spirit of place!

Knowing such a marvellous house, gardens and grounds - with Robert Adam architecture and Chippendale furniture in abundance - and then learning about a...

in Parks & Gardens - on 30/3/20

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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 - on 12/2/20

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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