Parks (page 4)

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Heaton Park buzzing

The Queen Bee of Manchester’s parks has been crowned with three Green Flag awards for 2016 – including a special community award handed to a century-old...

in Parks - on 17/8/16

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Is your park threatened?

Model boat races, cricket matches, ice-cream vans and bootcamps – all human life can be found in our green spaces. But with government cuts and looming...

in Parks - on 15/8/16


Royal Parks see green!

London’s eight Royal Parks are among some of the best in the UK after all of them received Green Flag awards this year

in Parks - on 14/8/16

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Outstanding Lammas Park

Will to Win was set up 20 years ago to improve sport facilities in public parks and they have been operating Lammas Park since 2000

in Parks - on 17/7/16


New York get the goat!

A park in Brooklyn, New York has rented a quartet of goats to control weeds and unwanted vegetation in an ecologically friendly way

in Parks - on 10/7/16

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Royal Parks appointment

A new Royal Parks charity will be led by lifelong arts and heritage enthusiast Loyd Grossman CBE following his appointment as its new Chairman

in Parks - on 9/7/16


Is yours the best bush?

The art of topiary has been around since Roman times. As well as Europe, it was also popular in Japan and China at about the same time and has remained...

in Parks - on 30/6/16

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Paradise Lost?

In this, his third article in the series, Bernard Sheridan argues that, despite being a target for further draconian austerity cuts, they should, in fact,...

in Parks - on 25/11/15

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A paradigm shift needed

Green Flag judge, Bernard Sheridan, believes it is now time for local authorities and land owners to seriously consider having ‘no-mow’ targets similar...

in Parks - on 2/8/15

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Who cares about parks?

What does the future hold for public parks and open spaces and what are the issues which parks managers are currently facing? Green Flag judge, Bernard...

in Parks - on 20/5/15


How green is the industry

Dr Tim Lodge suggests that most public open spaces are enjoyed in many more ways, and by many more people, than just those that actually take part in the...

in Parks - on 24/4/15


Additions to the renowned range of topdressers, designed to meet a wider range of customer needs, form the centrepiece of the Charterhouse Turf Machinery...

in Parks - on 25/9/10

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DJ Turfcare at Saltex

DJ Turfcare used Saltex 2010 to launch the Bushranger Edger (aimed primarily at local authorities). and the Veg-Table, a British-built timber growing container...

in Parks - on 20/9/10

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Overton UK Ltd used the Saltex exhibition 2010 to launch the new range of Nimos Mi-Nitrac transporters and the new range of trailers to the UK market.

in Parks - on 17/9/10

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The Grass Group has introduced exciting new product ranges at this year’s Saltex event, continuing to focus on leading brands and innovative...

in Parks - on 15/9/10

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One of Terrain Aeration’s current Unsung Heroes, Keri Jarman of Moor Park Golf and Country Club was on hand at Saltex to help celebrate the company’s...

in Parks - on 13/9/10

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Allett‘s new battery-powered fine-turf cylinder mower made its world public debut on the company’s stand at Saltex 2010.

in Parks - on 11/9/10

Mark Harrod Ltd showcases new innovative designs at Saltex 2010

Leading sports equipment supplier Mark Harrod Ltd has chosen IOG Saltex 2010 to launch a range of designs aimed at improving sports safety.

in Parks - on 4/9/10

Golf Market Beckons for Trimax

Trimax Mowing Systems has revealed its first major new product release in almost ten years with the impending launch of its tri-deck rotary mower,...

in Parks - on 3/9/10


The artificial surface maintenance and restoration specialists Sweepfast Ltd will be reintroducing the HoverDry water removal pump to Saltex this...

in Parks - on 2/9/10