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  • Haddonstone: 5 tips for choosing the right garden water features
    5 tips for choosing the right garden water features
    Haddonstone
    This summer’s heatwave may set a new record and if you have been struggling to get out and enjoy your garden then a water feature may be the perfect answer. A water feature can be a simple way to add an attractive, welcome and cooling addition during the summer and will add life and movement to gardens all year round. Whether you have a modest...
    17 August 2018
  • Fountains Direct: Nick from Fountains Direct on the Chris Evans show
    Nick from Fountains Direct on the Chris Evans show
    Fountains Direct
    Nick Roberts from Fountains Direct featured on the Chris Evans Show on 27th July 2017. They discussed the fountain and water feature market in the UK and some of the projects that Nick has been involved with over the years including Somerset House in London and the Khalid Lagoon jet fountain. The interview is available on the BBC radio player...
    12 September 2017
  • Germinal Amenity: Enhanced A20 Premier Ryesport seed mix
    Enhanced A20 Premier Ryesport seed mix
    Germinal Amenity
    Germinal has relaunched its best-selling sports pitch seed mixture, A20 Premier Ryesport, with the inclusion of Eurosport perennial ryegrass (in place of Cadix and Promotor), this will deliver improved fineness of leaf, live ground cover, stronger recovery and better visual merit. The revised A20 seed mixture contains four perennial ryegrass...
    06 March 2017
  • Germinal Amenity: New semi-rough seed mix for golf courses
    New semi-rough seed mix for golf courses
    Germinal Amenity
    Germinal has launch the new A32 Ecological Rough seed mixture to its Grade A range of sports seed products. Designed specifically for use along the border between fairway and rough areas it is made up of five different grass species, all of which have been selected to produce a thin, easy to manage grass sward with added ecological benefits. “A32...
    06 February 2017
  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Four steps to better embankments
    Four steps to better embankments
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    One of our colleagues in Portugal photographed the stages of a channel protection project recently. From the original weed & rubble choked watercourse in the first picture through the installation of coir rolls & rock rolls to stabilise the banks and the margins, to the established vegetated surface giving long term sustainable erosion control...
    10 January 2017
  • Pot Company: DIY SOS Big Build at Great Ormond Street
    DIY SOS Big Build at Great Ormond Street
    Pot Company
    We have worked with Chris Beardshaw on a number of occasions but when we were contacted asking for some planters and heard the words 'Chelsea Flower Show' and 'Great Ormond Street Hospital' it sounded like an exciting project we had to be a part of! Frances Toase worked with Marketing Manager Katie Weller to decide on the best option for this...
    25 November 2016
  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Glascoed Fish Pass Thriving
    Glascoed Fish Pass Thriving
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    In summer 2014 Greenfix supplied PP5-HD permanent turf reinforcement to a site in North Wales. We went back recently to see how it was looking. Download our case study here...
    31 August 2016
  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Silt Curtain
    Silt Curtain
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    Greenfix have a new range of Silt Curtains available......
    03 August 2016
  • Pot Company: Steel Water Bowl features in Gold Winning Garden
    Steel Water Bowl features in Gold Winning Garden
    Pot Company
    Earlier this year we were contacted by design duo JarmanMurphy to provide a water bowl for their first joint design venture at RHS Flower Show Tatton Park 2015. Sarah Jarman and Anna Murphy won Gold for ‘Best Back to Back Garden’ in which the brief was to create big ideas for small spaces. Built by Greenbelt Landscapes ‘A Quiet Corner’ is a serene...
    29 July 2015
  • Livingreen Design: Livingreen is a member of The Guild of Master Craftsmen
    Livingreen is a member of The Guild of Master Craftsmen
    Livingreen Design
    We are happy to announce that we have been accepted as a member of 'The Guild Of Master Craftsmen'. This is great news as this exhibits that Livingreen Design embody great customer service, helpfulness and the highest quality of workmanship. Don't settle for anything less than a master craftsman. Here is our profile on The Guild of Master...
    23 July 2014
  • Fountains Direct: Water features for The Mind's Eye RHS Chelsea garden
    Water features for The Mind's Eye RHS Chelsea garden
    Fountains Direct
    Fountains Direct was involved with the development and design of 3 water features for The Mind's Eye Garden at the 2014 RHS Chelsea Show. The garden won a Gold Medal and Best Fresh Garden award. This garden was created for the RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) in partnership with Countryside. 'The mind’s eye' is known as the ability...
    21 May 2014
  • Tills Innovations: Tills Innovations launches new website
    Tills Innovations launches new website
    Tills Innovations
    Tills Innovations is inviting visitors to explore its new website that went live on 14th May 2014. The new website has been designed to provide an enhanced visual experience of our bespoke water features along with demonstrations of how Tills Innovations delivers concept designs to installations with the skilled knowledge of how to maintain them...
    15 May 2014
  • ARM Ltd: Weeding and planting at Heathrow Airport's reedbeds
    Weeding and planting at Heathrow Airport's reedbeds
    ARM Ltd
    Under the guidance of ARM, volunteers from Heathrow Airport, BAA Water Services, some apprentice engineers, and volunteers from Green Corridor turned up to help weed 2.1ha of reedbeds at the water treatment works at Mayfield Farm. After the initial shock of discovering there are no goats or chickens at Mayfield 'Farm', the volunteers got stuck in...
    09 September 2013
  • Rain Bird Europe SARL: Rain Bird enters wind-power generation market
    Rain Bird enters wind-power generation market
    Rain Bird Europe SARL
    New Rain Bird wind turbines help golf courses decrease energy costs and improve overall efficiency. Rain Bird turbines feature high quality electric, energy-producing capability; generating between 100,000 and 300,000 kilowatt hours of electricity per year. TUCSON, Ariz. (February 6, 2013) –- Many golf course managers and superintendents must...
    08 April 2013