Public Places (Page 4)

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Green for Equity

Glendale has been awarded a four-year contract to provide grounds maintenance services for social housing provider Equity Housing Group.

in Public Places - on 1/5/17

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Calthorpe scoops award

Camden’s Calthorpe Project has been voted March’s MyLocalPitch Outstanding London Sports Award.

in Public Places - on 15/4/17

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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 Public Places - on 8/4/17

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Football pitches wrecked

A football manager has condemned the "idiots" who mindlessly created deep tyre tracks marks and left three pitches unplayable.

in Public Places - on 14/3/17

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Major at the castle

The spectacular Sherborne Castle in Dorset has been in the Wingfield Digby family home since 1617. It was built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594 and reflects...

in Public Places - on 9/11/16


Hyde Park hi-tech

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

in Public Places - on 15/10/16


The next plant to arrive

Heathrow Airport introduces green walls to relax passengers

in Public Places - on 12/10/16

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Q&A with George Mills

George Mills - his dad, litter picking and that all groundsmen should be on a footballer’s wage

in Public Places - on 9/9/16

West Herts George Mills

Born a groundsman

From the very young age of seven, George Mills helped his dad look after their local cricket club and today he is Head Groundsman at West Herts Sports...

in Public Places - on 9/9/16


Stoke Park a cut above

The nation is currently celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of the legendary landscape designer Lancelot ‘Capability' Brown - and, at Stoke...

in Public Places - on 7/9/16

Make it clear to people what's happening!

Has the paradigm shifted?

In his previous article, green space specialist, Bernard Sheridan, called for local authorities and land owners to seriously consider having ‘no-mow’...

in Public Places - on 2/9/16

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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 Public Places - on 15/8/16

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Watt picket cricket clubs

Watt Plastics can supply a range of fencing and barrier options for use on and around your Cricket Club

in Public Places - on 12/8/16

Bodnant Pergola

A Rippin Yarn!

Bodnant Garden is the jewel in the crown of the National Trust’s gardens portfolio. Overlooking the Conwy valley, the garden’s Laburnum Arch is regarded...

in Public Places - on 5/8/16

John Deere & Godfreys at Thorpe Park

JD Gators top billing

John Deere has struck a new fleet deal with Thorpe Park Resort, the Surrey-based theme park famous for its signature rollercoasters such as Stealth –...

in Public Places - on 19/7/16

John Deere & Godfreys at Chessington

First for Chessington

With over 40 rides in 10 themed lands, a zoo with over 1000 animals and a Sea Life centre, plus daily live shows and seasonal events, Chessington World...

in Public Places - on 16/7/16

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Cricket’s finest Dukedom

County outgrounds are at the heart of English cricket. True cricket followers love them, but they are an endangered species as commercial forces govern...

in Public Places - on 15/7/16

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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 Public Places - on 9/7/16

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Called to the palace!

Steeped in British history, Blenheim Palace has stood like a ‘jewel in the crown’ in the English countryside at Woodstock, Oxfordshire for over 800...

in Public Places - on 8/7/16

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Olympic Legacy Park boost

Sheffield’s Olympic Legacy Park (OLP) – the largest London 2012 legacy project – has won £4.9m in infrastructure funding

in Public Places - on 6/7/16