Fencing News Blog

PROFESSION-ALLY DONE WITH WRAG IN FAR NORTH!

You can’t go much further north on the British mainland than Ally Robertson of A J Robertson Fencing! Ally installs agricultural, stock and deer fencing across the north of Scotland from his base in the picturesque village of Lairg, just 38 miles from the far north coast in the midst of some of the most […]Read More

JOB SATISFACTION FOR ISLE OF MAN FENCER

Coming from solid Isle of Man farming stock, Adam Huxham knows a thing or two about fencing on agricultural land. It’s a big part of working life for Adam, 34, who hails from the village of Ballaugh on the north of the island. As a self-employed contractor since 2008, Adam knows plenty about domestic and […]Read More

HORSE FENCING

Market leader Tornado Wire’s 5cm/2in horse fencing is now being used all over the world at the most prestigious studs for bloodstock from thoroughbred racehorses to miniature shetlands for showing. In the UK, timber post and rail fencing is commonly used for horse paddocks; however, the maintenance costs are very high, horses can be injured […]Read More

BURN FENCING ADDS BRYCE TO THEIR FLEET

Burn Fencing was founded by Brian Walker in 1975 in Selby, North Yorkshire and was taken on by Richard Walker 25 years ago after his father’s death. It now has a turnover of 5 million, installing all types of fencing and 40 employees including the 3rd generation of Walkers – daughter Alice who is procurement […]Read More

GATES – THE KEY TO A SUCCESSFUL ELECTRIC FENCE

Fences are designed to keep animals in, but quite often the success of a fencing plan is determined by the section you actually want the animals to go through – the gates. Ensuring enough gates of the right type can make the difference between creating a flexible, easy to use set up and one which […]Read More

ELLPRO TIMBER AND DASTRA – A WINNING COMBINATION

Ellpro Timber are proud to be wholesale importers and distributors of the excellent Dastra range of panel designs. Beginning in 1995, Dastra quickly established themselves as frontrunners in the supply of quality garden products to countries throughout Europe, winning prestigious accolades along the way. Their determination to be the best has turned them into one […]Read More

DEVON HEAVEN FOR PROFENCER FAN ASHLEY

Devon-based fencing contractor Ashley Selway is rushed off his feet in these surreal times with his beloved Profencer taking the strain on a daily basis. Ashley, a farmer’s son, started APR Fencing around 4 years ago inspired by his father who spent 30 years fencing around the South West as well as farming. “I can […]Read More

IMPRA ADAPTS TO FIGHT CORONAVIRUS

Cumbria-based Impra Wood Protection is demonstrating the flexibility and ethos required to see off the covid-19 virus by shifting over part of its manufacturing capacity to the production of a new disinfectant for use within a wide range of settings. Impra MD Martin Green took up the story: “It was well advertised that there was […]Read More

ADAPTING TO A SOCIALLY DISTANT WORLD

In the last edition we reported on how ArcelorMittal Sheffield, manufacturer of the EstateWIRE brand of fencing, were dealing with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and the measures they had put into force to deal with it. Two months on, we’ve checked back in with them to see how things have progressed, and how […]Read More