Grounds Maintenance Team Leader
Babcock International Leatherhead, Surrey
Interior Landscape Technician
Horticruitment W London to south coast area
Experienced Gardener or Groundsman
Contracts Manager - South West
Ground Control South West England / Somerset / Bath, Somerset / Bristol, City of Bristol
Vibration levels, implements and working conditions are key considerations, Sally Drury explains.
Your experience and training are key factors when it comes to choosing a chainsaw, Sally Drury explains.
The terrain and nature of the job will dictate which machine you should be using, Sally Drury explains.
Magic is happening in Somerset.
Bright-blue flowers and contrasting foliage help to ensure a long season of interest, says Kevin Line.
When a death arises in unnatural circumstances, an inquest is a fact-finding public inquiry to establish who has died as well as how, when and where the death occurred (www.judiciary.gov.uk).
Electric, diesel and heavyweight models put through their paces, but which fares best? Sally Drury reports
The risk of this fungal infection on sports and amenity turf can be lowered through careful management.
If there was any doubt that collaboration pays, two important developments within horticulture's wonderfully diverse but, for far too long, dangerously fragmented industry should settle the matter for good.
The recent inquest into the death of a young woman at Kew Gardens in 2012 caused by a falling branch from a mature cedar raised important tree-risk management questions. After lengthy proceedings, a jury found that there was insufficient evidence to decide on the cause of branch failure.
It is almost exactly a year since the Parks Alliance was formed, bringing key professional bodies within the parks and allied sectors together to lobby, engage and communicate on behalf of embattled urban parks and green spaces.