Fencing News

CRACKDOWN ON LIVESTOCK WORRYING IN ENGLAND AND WALES

New measures to crack down on livestock worrying have been recently introduced in England and Wales through the Kept Animals Bill. Livestock worrying is when a dog attacks or chases livestock on agricultural land or is at large in a field with sheep, which can result in significant injury or suffering and in the worst […]Read More

APP EXPANDS COMLINK’S CLOUD SOLUTION FOR GATES

With Comlink’s cloud-based solution, gate manufacturers can offer their customers full control with real-time monitoring and convenient mobile access control and also streamline their service and maintenance. A mobile app has been launched as a complement to the system. The Swedish company Comlink has worked closely with the industry to develop a turn-key system to connect […]Read More

TREX STEPS UP UK PRESENCE

Trex are aiming to inspire homeowners with their new show deck and showroom at Cedar Nursery in Cobham, Surrey. The show deck is a collaboration between the nursery, which specialises in products for modern outdoor living and Trex Transcend’s sole UK distributor, Arbor Forest Products. The show deck and showroom are designed to inspire homeowners […]Read More

BUSINESS ACTIVITIES APP GIVES VOICE TO SELF-EMPLOYED

A Midlands-based software developer has introduced a new voice-to-text function that allows users of its business management app, jobmate, to action their daily business activities without the need to manually enter text. Responding to calls from small business owners, who currently rely on the jobmate app to manage their daily admin and book-keeping tasks, jobmate […]Read More

DHF CELEBRATES DECADE MILESTONE

DHF (Door & Hardware Federation) is celebrating its decade of support for the automated gate and traffic barrier sector. The Tamworth-based trade association continues to be a vocal advocate for raising industry standards. Through its key initiatives such as training and collaboration, and as a result of its tireless efforts in advancing safety across all […]Read More

FIRST FENCE OPENS CANVEY ISLAND DEPOT

First Fence, a leading manufacturer and supplier of security and temporary fencing, has enhanced its presence in the south of the UK by opening its latest depot in Canvey Island. The move comes as part of the business’ ongoing growth plans and is the sixth supply depot it has opened since its inception in the East […]Read More

COVERS EMPLOYEE TO WALK A MILLION STEPS FOR CHARITY

An employee from Covers Timber & Builders Merchants is aiming to raise £1,000 for charity by walking a million steps between 1st July and 30th September. Philip Paine, who works at the company’s Tunbridge Wells depot, will be putting his best foot forward to raise vital funds for Diabetes UK and spread awareness of the condition, […]Read More

ENGLAND TREES ACTION PLAN GETS CONFOR SEAL OF APPROVAL

Confor has welcomed the UK Government’s England Trees Action Plan with Chief Executive Stuart Goodall, Chief Executive commenting: “Confor welcomes the UK Government’s England Trees Action Plan, setting out how it proposes to deliver the promise made at the 2019 general election to plant 30,000 hectares of new woodland every year by 2025 in the UK. “This […]Read More

PREMIER FOREST GROUP SELLS IRISH SUBSIDIARY

Newport-based Premier Forest Group has announced the sale of its Irish subsidiary, Premier Forest ROI Ltd; the eight-site subsidiary comprising Brooks Timber and Building Supplies and Dublin Plywood and Veneer (DPV). The sale, for a significant but undisclosed sum, to Northern Ireland headquartered Murdock Builders Merchants, is subject to the approval of the Competition and […]Read More

SAFE AND SECURE WITH RHINOGUARD STEEL GATEKEEPER

Offering versatile temporary protection for crowds at events and in high-traffic environments, Marshalls Landscape Protection’s RhinoGuard Steel GateKeeper can provide protection against vehicles of up to 2.5 tonnes, travelling at up to 30mph. As a surface-mounted solution, with no requirements for anchorage, RhinoGuard Steel GateKeeper gives highway professionals, local authorities, landscape architects and specifiers complete flexibility […]Read More