In The Hot Seat – With Allan Froggatt


Allan Froggatt

Married Children.

Yes to Joy for 52 years and one lovely daughter, Kate

Position in company.

Managing Director of ProFencer Ltd.

Previous employment.

20 years in farming and then Managing Director of Allan Froggatt Fencing.

What do you consider the main issues affecting the fencing and landscaping industry.

The wood treatment problem, when I started up in fencing we were renewing wire onto old existing timber posts that had been in the ground for 20/30 years, but due to the change in treatment the posts now have a much shorter life span.

Whats been your best idea.

Starting my own fencing business, and later designing the ProFencer.

And your worst.

Not starting my own business earlier.

What do you like about Fencing and Landscaping new.

Its a great magazine, it keeps everyone up to date with all the latest news and new products for the industry, as well as being a good place to advertise.

Favourite film.

The Big Country.

Beer or wine.


Favourite food.

A great steak with all the trimmings.

Favourite Saying.

Don`t leave for tomorrow what you can do today.

If you were strandard on a destert island what 3 things would take with you.

Assuming I landed ashore wearing my contact lenses and hearing aids,

My three items would be, a chain saw, rope and something to make a sail.

News paper you read.

Daily Mail.

Favourite sport.

Shooting and watching snooker.

Pound or Euro.

The Pound