News & Analysis
The latest news across the UK horticulture industry including garden retail, plant production, edibles production, landscaping, parks, sports turf and arboriculture.
Area Sales Executive
The Bransford Webbs Plant Company Bransford nr Worcester, Worcestershire, England
Ramsbury Estates Near Marlborough Wilts
Operations & Grounds Maintenance Manager
Vision - Redbridge Culture & Leisure Redbridge, London (Greater)
Amenity Technical Sales Representative
Canary Wharf Group PLC Canary Wharf, London (Greater)
The number of full-time students entering colleges for land based studies currently stands at 800, an unbelievably low number for the whole of the country. Colleges offering a wide range of agricultural and horticultural subjects have dropped and horticultural courses are being lost at a quite frightening rate.
Hard and soft landscaping are planned for a commercial development in Tower Hamlets, East London.
Research commissioned by the National Tree Safety Group (2009) indicated that tree failures cause about six deaths and 55 serious injuries annually, and more than 75% occur on highways. However, very few of those incidents ever get to court (fewer than 2%).