Public Places (page 1)

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Q&A with Edward Watchorn

Edward Watchorn - he’s started so he’ll finish ... at some point!

in Public Places - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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Brodsworth Bounces Back!

Brodsworth Hall, virtually unchanged since the 1860s, is one of the most complete surviving examples of a Victorian country house in England. Located in...

in Public Places - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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The role of public parks

This report has been put together while the lockdown is still in place and while there are still major restrictions on business, sport, events and on public...

in Public Places - on 10/9/20

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Great Field project

The Great Field, at some 12 ha, is the largest area of green space in Poundbury and work began on it in 2014, with the building of sports pitches, outdoor...

in Public Places - on 7/9/20

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New £500,000 3G pitch

Leisure operator LiveWire and Appleton AFC are celebrating more than just the resumption of grassroots football after completion and handover of a new...

in Public Places - on 22/8/20

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Cancer fears at 3G pitch

Solihull's leisure chiefs have been urged to avoid the use of a controversial material at a new artificial pitch, amid fears it could cause cancer.

in Public Places - on 21/8/20

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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 Public Places - on 30/6/20

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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 Public Places - on 1/6/20

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Q&A with Paul Dibb

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

in Public Places - 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 Public Places - on 30/3/20

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Could equipment help?

The ongoing Coronavirus outbreak has seen a sudden increase in enquiries for VALE Engineering of York - the UK’s leading supplier of professional weed...

in Public Places - on 16/3/20

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New Valdor Flex available

Valdor Flex was introduced to the UK turf and amenity market last year and has been widely praised for providing excellent residual control for even the...

in Public Places - on 22/2/20

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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 Public Places - on 12/2/20

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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 Public Places - on 22/1/20

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SAS Groundcare operations

No, not the Special Forces training ground in the Brecon Beacons, but the 110-acre estate that’s home to the UK headquarters of SAS at Medmenham, near...

in Public Places - on 6/12/19

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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 Public Places - on 2/12/19

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Toro ‘best for the job’

A demonstration of the Toro ProLine H800 for Haven Seashore Holiday Park was all it took to bring improvement to the grounds of the 57-acre site in Great...

in Public Places - on 24/11/19

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Open for business

For many years, the distinct beauty of Montalto Estate in County Down was only admired by its private owners. However, the decision to open this beauty...

in Public Places - on 16/10/19