Myerscough College has rewarded seven of its arboriculture students for outstanding achievement.
From the BSc (Hons) in arboriculture
Tom Popplewell Institute of Chartered Foresters Best Student Award and the Landscape Planning Group Best Dissertation Award
Shane Rothwell Royal Botanical and Horticultural Society of Manchester and the Northern Counties Outstanding Student Award
Stephen Chown UKIISA Best Student Award for the Foundation Degree in Arboriculture
From the National Diploma in arboriculture
Ean Martin NW Woodland Industries Award first prize
Adam Davies Tree Link award for Academic Achievement
Jake Greenwood Dick Leigh Cup practical award
Christopher Ashworth Leonard Cheshire House Salver for the first diploma in arboriculture.
Shane Rothwell will now study for a Master's degree in ecology and conservation at Lancaster University. Stephen Chown will continue to work full-time while also undertaking an online BSc course. Ean Martin now works for the Isle of Man Forestry Board, while Adam Davies and Jake Greenwood will progress on to the woodland management industry.
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