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Designed by Ellis Williams Architect, Basford Hall at New College Nottingham is the largest construction training academy in the Midlands and has been described as the ideal place to kick-start a career in construction.
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The Castle Basin area of Enniskillen in Northern Ireland has recently been transformed with a £1.7 million investment, funded by the Department for Social Development and Fermanagh and Omagh District Council.
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The stunning £10 million Bishop Wilson Church of England Primary School in Birmingham, delivered by Morgan Sindall, is one of many additions to the North Solihull School improvement programme, and is complete with a striking hard landscape from Tober
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Solihull Borough Council invested £500,000 in the regeneration of Hurst Lane Place, located on the Chester Road in Castle Bromwich. Works were carried out by Balfour Beatty and commenced in October 2014. The area is now complete with a fabulous new l

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A stunning memorial has recently been unveiled in the North sea-port town of Hartlepool to mark 100 years since the town was bombarded by German warships in World War One. Tobermore are very proud to be involved in this moving tribute to those who lo

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Congratulations to N.T. Killingley Ltd who secured a well deserved accolade at the BALI Awards for their amazing landscape design at Uppingham School Science Block in Rutland.

Completed in 2014, the project at Uppingham School earned the company the p

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Famed as the birthplace of the first ever locomotive to operate in America, the recent regeneration project on the Old Foundry in Stourbridge into the ultra-modern new Stourbridge Lion Medical Centre, has earned much media attention! Renovation work 

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The Royal Jersey Golf Club has become the latest course to sign an exclusive supply agreement with Sherriff Amenity. The three year agreement covers the exclusive provision of fertilisers and chemicals.

With the links overlooked by Mont Orgueil castle

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Billybop replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"If I was doing it I would first of all strim those weeds off the patio and near the steps, only takes 2 minutes and makes clearing up the hedge trimmings so much easier. Those hedges are not hugely overgrown so can be trimmed back far enough without…"
yesterday
Honey Badger replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"Has the look of a council house, especially with all the mess. I bet they can afford it, they all have sky TV unlike poor rishi! 😂"
yesterday
Paul Doyle replied to Peter sellers's discussion Cordless hedge cutter advice
"Hi Peter, Why wouldn’t you consider a back pack battery, 8 hrs charged-ok you gotta charge it at home at night but so what?Iv also suffered over the long term with back problems, and was more than a little worried . My local dealer gave me both…"
yesterday
Peter sellers replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"Adam, yes my thoughts that payment may be an issue judging from the knee high grass and detritus everywhere. Run for the hills!!"
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Adam Woods replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"Agreed as to where this thread is going. I'm now looking after 2 gardens (I'm supposedly "retired" but hate the idea of a gym, I'd far rather "work out" in a garden for a couple of days a week ). Both gardens  are big ones, measured in acres. they…"
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Peter sellers replied to Rob's discussion Is it normal for mulching mowers to leave a poor finish?
"Should have bought Honda 537 hrx hy best mulcher on the market ! 
Finish is down to forward speed, height of cut, length and dryness of the grass. Works best on weekly cuts.
You have to give the machine time to pulverise the grass, why not just use…"
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Dave Matthews commented on Gareth Davies's photo
"Hi Gareth I have the same one but can you tell me what belt I need for the blade underneath"
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The Wall replied to Mjc's discussion Robust hedge cutter.
"I think i might be qualified to answer your question as all i do for 4 days a week till November is cut domestic hedges, i do enjoy cutting hedges.I use only Sthil hedge cutters single sided and long reach range from 6 years old to 1 year old and…"
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Andrew Watts replied to Rob's discussion Is it normal for mulching mowers to leave a poor finish?
"This could also be trying to cut too much off in 1 pass, with clumps being dropped by the mower un-mulched. Mulching works best when doing every week, or if less timely, then taking a couple of passes."
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John F replied to Rob's discussion Is it normal for mulching mowers to leave a poor finish?
"Is the grass damp   ?   My Toro snatches and leaves Tufts in damp conditions  , won't cut at all in wet conditions but leaves a perfect finish on same Lawns when dry , Also prefers the grass to be longer . 
Another negative though I found is it's a…"
yesterday
Rob posted a discussion
I'm not familiar with mulching mowers at all as never had one before, but I needed one for churches I cut so. Bought weibang 53 smp.  It cuts fast and seems robust, but I'm a bit concerned about it's actual cut. Used it. Twice so far  It seems to…
Tuesday
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Andy Unwin, Course Manager at Rotherham Golf Club, relies on Mansfield Sand’s MM35 for top dressing, ensuring the greens remain in impeccable condition year-round.Rotherham Golf Club, established in 1903, is celebrated for its rich history and…
Tuesday
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ICL and Syngenta are pleased to announce the Turf Science Live 2024 event, scheduled to take place at North Hants Golf Club, Minley Road, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 1RF. This free-to-attend event offers valuable insights and strategies for golf course…
Tuesday
Peter sellers replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"Yes, understand the point, but your businesses costs remain the same regardless of location, machine purchase costs are the same, tax and NI same etc."
Tuesday
Honey Badger replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"All looks very cheap compared to Berkshire and Hampshire!"
Tuesday
Adam Pilgrim replied to Gary Etherington's discussion Hedge cutting
"Peter - certain areas will command higher prices.
I used to run my business in rural Lincs. Its a low wage economy and people just don't the money to spend.
A few years ago I moved to rural Notts. House prices for equivalnet properties are double of…"
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Robust hedge cutter.

Hi, I use a echo long reach hedge cutter which is great, but awkward to use when up ladders cutting the top of a hedge. I need another machine, not long reach, which will also cope with heavy work when doing hedge reductions. What would you…

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