Fencing News Blog

EXTRA FUNDING FOR WOODLANDS PROTECTION ACROSS ENGLAND

Action to get more trees in the ground, create more jobs and improve access to nature across the country was stepped up with a recent new £6 million ‘Trees Call to Action Fund’. Grants of £250,000 to £500,000 will be awarded to projects across England, at least three of which will be for new regional […]Read More

STIHL UPDATES PETROL POLE PRUNER RANGE

STIHL has upgraded its petrol pole pruner range with the introduction of the new HT 105 and HT 135, providing professional users with greater durability and efficiency, helping to tackle tree maintenance and arborist work with ease. Ideal for de-limbing tree branches, removing deadwood and general maintenance, the new HT 105and 135 long reach pole […]Read More

A CONCRETE ROLE IN LANDSCAPING

Keen to promote the merits of concrete within garden landscaping, Tarmac Cement’s Packed Products Director Garry Gregory discusses how this versatile product can help to create a modern, versatile space. Garry explained: “As the trend for extending the living space to the outdoors continues, homeowners are exploring more innovative ways to transform their garden. For […]Read More

GROUND BROKEN ON LIEBHERR’S BIGGLESWADE HQ EXPANSION

Following some unavoidable Covid-related delays, the ground has been broken for the expansion of Liebherr-Great Britain Limited headquarters in Biggleswade. Within the 15-acre site, there are plans to house the machinery firm state-of-the-art new facility which will include preparation workshops for earthmoving, mobile crane and concrete divisions, a customer centre as well as welfare for […]Read More

TRAVIS PERKINS LAUNCHES DATA APPRENTICESHIPS

Travis Perkins plc, the supplier of building materials and equipment and a partner to the construction industry, has launched two new data apprenticeships, including a data fellowship and an advanced data fellowship. These apprenticeships have been launched to improve colleagues’ data and analytical skills and understanding and will cover areas such as using data for […]Read More

PROTECTING THE FUTURE OF FENCING WITH FACT

Fencing & Construction Training Ltd (FaCT) has announced the setting up of a discounted education and training programme to help support both new and young entrants to the fencing industry. Tim Drew, FaCT’s MD said “We are constantly hearing that companies are struggling to recruit staff and, with the lack of funding to support fencing […]Read More

RONJACK LAUNCHES NEW RANGES AT UK CONSTRUCTION WEEK

Ronjack, a UK trade supplier of a sustainable garden, landscape and building products, is expanding its range with the launch of three new brands. Ronjack launched its own brand decking, cladding and garden rooms, Neular decking and fencing, andthe latest range of decking and cladding from Oakio, Proshield, at UKConstruction Week. Katie Morley, Managing Director, says: […]Read More

FORCES CHARITY RECEIVES SWEETENER

The Forces’ charity HighGround, which strives to improve the wellbeing and employment prospects of servingmilitary personnel and veterans, using the green environment, received a major boost to its funds recently with a donation from corporate supporter British Sugar TOPSOIL. At a presentation held at the Cricket Pavilion on the stunning Ascott Estate at Wing in […]Read More

ALL DECKED OUT WITH NEOTIMBER

Following on from their launch of the Antique and Charcoal composite decking ranges at the end of 2020, NeoTimber has announced the launch of their new LED Decking Lighting Kit. NeoTimber’s new range of LED Decking lighting lets customers utilise outdoor space safely by through the installation of lighting on decking making it much easier […]Read More

MERCEDES-BENZ UNIMOG DELIVERS IN ABERDEENSHIRE

Aberdeenshire farmer Brian Greig, who also works as a fencing contractor and has a snow-clearing contract with his local council, required a vehicle that was capable of fulfilling a variety of roles in often challenging conditions. Brian opted for a 4×4 Mercedes- Benz Unimog, purchased from the Newcastle-upon-Tyne branch of Dealer Lloyd Ltd. The Unimog […]Read More