Parks & Gardens (Page 4)

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Giant Hogweed danger

National trade body, the Property Care Association (PCA), is urging caution as the invasive weed Giant Hogweed takes hold this summer.

in Parks & Gardens - on 16/7/17

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Protect green spaces

The London Assembly Environment Committee has written a report urging the capital’s mayor to take measures to protect and maintain the capital’s green...

in Parks & Gardens - on 14/7/17


The end of parklife?

Here's a hard-hitting article from The Observer's Rowan Moore who suggests that Britain’s parks are in crisis. He asks, with councils such as Bristol...

in Parks & Gardens - on 11/7/17


Power of deep aeration

Lack of rainfall to date across many parts of the country has resulted in grass areas on golf courses, sports pitches, parks, amenity areas and domestic...

in Parks & Gardens - on 16/6/17

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Moss control

Moss is the bane of many groundsmen and greenkeepers. It will happily grow anywhere; on greens, tees, synthetic and hard surfaces, patios and pathways....

in Parks & Gardens - on 14/6/17

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By Ick ... worth a visit

For his first assignment for Pitchcare, and as befits a man of his age, we sent Peter Driver, recently retired public relations manager for Ransomes Jacobsen,...

in Parks & Gardens - on 9/6/17

Gelligaled Park

Open Spaces protected

A new Active Spaces partnership between The London Marathon Charitable Trust and Fields in Trust will create a legacy of 50 permanently protected outdoor...

in Parks & Gardens - on 2/6/17

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Royal Parks charity

Royal Parks have announced the appointment of Andrew Scattergood as their new Chief Executive following an open recruitment process.

in Parks & Gardens - on 18/5/17

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My Trimax: Trethias Farm

Trethias Farm is the kind of campsite you go when you want to get back to nature. Nestling a top the North Cornwall coastline, it’s a short walk from...

in Parks & Gardens - on 16/5/17

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Manifesto for Parks

Fields in Trust has launched a “Manifesto for Parks” ahead of the General Election calling on the next government to recognise the vital contribution...

in Parks & Gardens - on 16/5/17


Kubota Chelsea showcase

On Stand 255, leading groundcare manufacturer, Kubota UK, will be helping gardeners make their gardens flourish this year as part of the upcoming RHS Chelsea...

in Parks & Gardens - on 23/4/17

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DDC maintenance team

Dover District Council (DDC) has brought the maintenance of its parks and open spaces in-house with effect from 1 April 2017 as a new team of 25 directly...

in Parks & Gardens - on 8/4/17

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Newcastle explores

A ground-breaking scheme, funded by the National Lottery, will help Newcastle City Council (NCC) to develop and test a new funding, management and maintenance...

in Parks & Gardens - on 24/2/17

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Harpenden park saved

A recreation ground in Harpenden which is used by hundreds of people in the town each year has been granted legal protection from any future development,...

in Parks & Gardens - on 23/2/17

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Heligan invests in JD

Cornwall’s award-winning The Lost Gardens of Heligan estate has re-established a working partnership with John Deere and local professional turf equipment...

in Parks & Gardens - on 23/2/17

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The Quarry and The Dingle

The Quarry is the main recreational park in the Shropshire market town of Shrewsbury. Created in 1719, it encompasses twenty-nine acres. One of its most...

in Parks & Gardens - on 17/2/17

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The Valley of Fire

The Sir Harold Hillier Gardens are famous around the globe and have the world’s largest collection of hardy trees and shrubs anywhere in the temperate...

in Parks & Gardens - on 16/2/17

CWC Srixon

Artificial BTME for CWC!

Complete Weed Control, the UK’s largest weed control contractor, will be at BTME 2017 (stand C48), where visitors will be able to find out more information...

in Parks & Gardens - on 30/11/16


November lawn care

These monthly bulletins, from the distributors of Viano organic fertilisers, aim to provide helpful information on lawn care, as a handy reference point...

in Parks & Gardens - on 19/10/16


Hyde Park hi-tech

Plans to build one of the UK’s most innovative greenhouses in Hyde Park were unveiled this week

in Parks & Gardens - on 15/10/16