Parks (page 2)


Parks - time running out

A coalition of countryside groups and environmentalists are calling on the government to protect the UK’s parks and green spaces which are at “crisis...

in Parks - on 4/7/18


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 - on 12/5/18

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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 - on 8/5/18

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Going underground ...

Terrain Aeration have been undertaking work to breathe life back into the soil structure and relieve compaction for the Royal Parks with their Airforce...

in Parks - on 13/4/18


APSE green space warning

The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) has revealed 75% of councils feel that parks and green spaces are being disproportionately affected...

in Parks - on 24/3/18

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Hyde Park decompacted

Terrain Aeration has provided services to relieve compaction of soil at Hyde Park. The company used its Airforce Terralift and SuperScamper machines

in Parks - on 21/3/18

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Crawley's 'Synergy'

Four Major Synergy out front mower decks are being used by Crawley Borough Council to assist in the maintenance of 2 million square metres of grass areas....

in Parks - on 28/2/18


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 - on 4/2/18

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£2million Lottery boost

Groups and organisations are being sought to test innovative ways of managing the UK’s public parks following a £2m National Lottery funding boost for...

in Parks - on 22/12/17

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Stanley Park triumphs

Blackpool’s Stanley Park, has been voted by the public as the UK’s Best Park at the annual Fields in Trust Awards 2017.

in Parks - on 5/12/17

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Newcastle’s parks future

On Monday evening the City Council’s Cabinet approved a proposal for innovative plans to set up an independent charitable trust to run the city’s parks...

in Parks - on 30/11/17

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London’s parks value

The research, undertaken by economists at Vivid Economics, and commissioned by the Mayor of London, HLF and National Trust determines the monetary value...

in Parks - on 28/11/17

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Scotland’s parks decline

The 2017 Greenspace Use and Attitude survey published by greenspace scotland today shows the downward trend in the deteriorating quality of Scotland’s...

in Parks - on 18/11/17

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FIT shortlists announced

FIT have revealed the shortlists for this year's Fields in Trust Awards, with the winners due to be announced at the Awards Ceremony on 29th November

in Parks - on 7/11/17

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Beware the Fool’s Funnel

Reports of a puppy becoming ill in Oxfordshire after consuming the fungi Fool’s Funnel have sparked warnings of the dangers of this innocuous looking...

in Parks - on 6/11/17

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Our favourite parks ...

A record-breaking 73,349 votes decide the nation’s favourite parks and show how much people #LoveParks. And Green Flag Award are delighted to announce...

in Parks - on 25/10/17


A sound investment

Lee Kristensen is a product manager at Ransomes Jacobsen discusses the decline in cylinder municipal mowing, and why we shouldn’t abandon the concept...

in Parks - on 23/10/17

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Fields in Trust awards

Do you think that your local park, playground or playing field is the best in the country? Here's your chance to prove it. National charity Fields in Trust...

in Parks - on 23/9/17

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Minister pledges £500,000

Parks and green spaces minister Marcus Jones has launched a new Parks Action Group "to help England's public parks and green spaces meet the needs of communities...

in Parks - on 20/9/17


Green Flag Award extended

Government will renew the Green Flag Award licence making sure that Britain’s best parks and green spaces will be recognised and rewarded

in Parks - on 29/8/17