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APF 2020 – Postponed

Due to the ongoing uncertainties surrounding Covid 19 the Directors of APF 2020 have taken the difficult decision to postpone the event this year.   The revised plan is to roll forward the show to 23/24/25th September 2021 at the same venue at Ragley Estate. The decision was taken after carefully considering many elements including: The […]Read More

Fencing industry to the rescue for Captain Tom!

Fencing industry to the rescue for Captain Tom! The UK’s fencing industry really does have a heart as proved by Lincolnshire-based Front Row Fencing recently co-ordinating an 80m installation of fencing for Captain Sir Tom Moore, the veteran who grabbed everyone’s hearts with his incredible fundraising efforts for the NHS during the early days of […]Read More

Packaging Specialists, Kwikpac Ltd., Begin Manufacturing Sanitising Hand Wipes 

Packaging Specialists, Kwikpac Ltd., Begin Manufacturing Sanitising Hand Wipes    Kirkcaldy-based packaging specialists, Kwikpac Ltd., have begun manufacturing their own brand of sanitising hand wipes in an effort to combat shortages and provide more easily-accessible sanitising products to workers across the supply chain. The wipes, called Kwik-cleanse™, are individually-wrapped for personal use and the small […]Read More

UK MANUFACTURER HAMPTON STEEL RIDING HIGH IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

Hampton Steel supports many international and domestic trade fairs seeing them as important events for professionals and visitors alike. With COVID-19 taking hold, many shows have and will be disrupted, the international Wire and Tube 2020 industry show at the end of March in Dusseldorf; WIRE and TUBE 2020 is no exception. With over 1400 […]Read More

DON’T LET STOCK FIND A FENCE ISN’T WORKING BEFORE YOU

One victim of the severe winter weather could be the condition of electric fencing so it will pay to invest time in checking fences are working correctly before turnout. “Animals breaking through fences can be a real issue,” comments Mark Oliver UK Sales Manager with Gallagher Europe. “Increasingly there is the risk of Health and […]Read More

HAYES CELEBRATING 125 YEARS

HAYES CELEBRATING 125 YEARS – FENCING INNOVATION SINCE 1895 From humble rural beginnings 125 years ago taming rugged bushland in New Zealand, Hayes Tools have provided precision, strength, safety and accuracy where required. It remains the tool of choice for fencing contractors and farmers in the know who turn to Hayes when erecting all manner […]Read More

GETTING THROUGH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

COVID-19 is described as the biggest threat in our lifetime. So what are businesses doing to protect their employees and stay operational? We spoke with fencing manufacturer ArcelorMittal Sheffield Ltd on the measures they are taking. The health and safety of employees is one of ArcelorMittal’s core values and one we have reported on many times over […]Read More

BRYCE AND EUROFENCE MECHANISE FENCING IN TRANSYLVANIA

Atilla Pal’s Focus and Determination Bring Rewards in Carpathian Mountains Erecting fences for controlling brown bears, wild boar, wolves and Carpathian red deer would I am sure be a welcome challenge for many contractors stuck on a daily diet of stock fencing. Not so for Atilla Pal, owner and founder of Eurofence in Transylvania. In 2008 […]Read More

NSA Sheep Event 2020 – update

Urgent update regarding the NSA Sheep Event 2020 –  – Postponed until Monday 19th Oct 2020 Dear Exhibitor It is with deep regret that due to the ongoing and worsening situation surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19), NSA after taking careful account of the latest Government and Public Health guidance, has today announced the postponement of the 2020 […]Read More

Arboricultural Association COVID-19

Arboricultural Association COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – Updated Position Statement April 3rd, 2020 The Arboricultural Association has been in discussions with government to determine the best way forward for our industry in these uncertain times. In our previous position statement of March 25th we recommended that members consider temporarily ceasing activity, wherever practically possible, until further clarification […]Read More