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Christmas is a special time of year in bringing people together and staff at UK based paving and walling manufacturing company, Tobermore, have embraced the spirit of the season and have come together to create an exclusive ‘Merryoke’ rendition of Ch
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As this is the season for giving, UK based paving and walling manufacturer, Tobermore, has donated an amazing £20,000 to Barnardo's in lieu of Christmas gifts. These much-needed funds will make a huge difference to the lives of vulnerable children ac
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It is a strange phenomenon that today, even though we have every conceivable labour saving gadget available, no one seems to have any spare time! Nearly every client I talk to asks for a low maintenance garden. It is therefore vital when choosing a h
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One of Tobermore’s latest product offerings, Pembury, has been installed at the new 752,334 sq ft Wellesbourne Distribution Park in Warwickshire by Urban Civil Engineering
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Tobermore have supplied a variety of products for Westpoint Homes development, Thorngrove Park. The project consists of 25 properties, ranging from affordable homes to large period-themed detached houses and luxury apartments, offering an authentic b
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Potato Wharf is an eco-conscious development in Castlefield, Manchester, from Crosby Lend Lease. Tobermore’s Hydropave Tegula permeable paving in the unique, blended colours of Bracken, Heather and Cedar are featured on the grounds.
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Tobermore’s Manhattan plank paving has provided an innovative hard landscaping solution for East Ayrshire Council on their recent redevelopment of Onthank Primary School in Kilmarnock.
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The Solihull Gateway project has saw £2.3m worth of highway improvements in the Station Road and Poplar Road areas of Solihull town centre, forming a key ‘Gateway' for access into the town centre.
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A stunning memorial has 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 lost their
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Alphington Retail Park in Exeter is a 23,500 sq ft development of retail warehousing and trade counter units recently constructed by Henry W Pollard & Sons. The scheme benefits from new shared car parking and the completion of a new link road into a
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Peel Park Quarter is a new, state of the art student accommodation complex at the University of Salford. The £81 million project was managed by Graham Construction and has been referred to as one of Europe’s largest single phase student accommodation
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Red Burn Farm is a branch of the UK’s popular Farmhouse Inn restaurant and bar chain, located in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire. The new outlet has been adorned with a unique landscape design consisting of a combination of Tobermore’s world class paving
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Ebbw Vale College Square is a stunning new public space developed by Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council that connects Ebbw Vale Railway Station and the town centre, which all come together as 'The Works,' a regeneration project to redevelop the for
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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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Open forum activity

Lu Blue is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
1 hour ago
Kris Baker replied to Peter sellers's discussion Online plant suppliers
"I've used, and been happy with:
Hopes Grove
https://www.hopesgrovenurseries.co.uk/shop/topiary/yew-topiary/yew-...
Paramount Plants (but their smallest is likely to be larger, and unlikely to be cheap)…"
6 hours ago
Neil Darby replied to Peter Davis's discussion Stihl GTA extension
"I did think about it, but it is only 1.5M long. Just as easy to get up a tripod ladder for that.
Jumping on the GTA26 thread though, mine is always throwing the chain off. I tighten the sprocket & 5 cuts later it is slack again. I don't know if the…"
8 hours ago
Christopher Rocca replied to Alexander Walker's discussion Charging for chipping
"If it's any help we charge £14 per bulk bag or equivalent to dispose of debris back at are yard, where possible we chip into are skip with a Lwnflight chipper . The machine was around £2500 inc vat around 4 yrs ago and has been really great for the…"
8 hours ago
Neil Darby replied to Peter sellers's discussion Online plant suppliers
"Hi Peter,
I have used Hedges Direct quite a few times now, with no problems. The Baxus they have supplied is very good, although I'm not sure if they will have what you need. I think I had one dodgy plant in 50 & that was replaced within two days.…"
8 hours ago
Geoffrey King replied to Peter sellers's discussion Online plant suppliers
"You could try https://www.fouroaks-nurseries.com/
near Macclesfield, also where the annual Four Oaks show is held
which is a great place to find wholesalers https://www.fouroaks-tradeshow.com/"
10 hours ago
Mark Wilkinson replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"As the old saying goes ‘you get what you pay for’, the higher the expertise and the higher the equipment, the higher the expense - and yes, it takes a great amount of intellect and a hell of a lot of grit to run a successful business and the bigger…"
10 hours ago
John F replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"This is why I do not charge separately for cutting lawns , I operate a different business model any grass cutting is inclusive. Of the job spec and not uppermost .
Many clients over the years have preferred to cut their own lawns and I have come…"
yesterday
PGM replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Liquid seaweed on lawns
"Most slow release nitrogen fertilisers should green up the grass quickly and then continue to feed the lawn for months at a time. The seaweed is more of soil improver which will should help the long term health of the lawn and underlying soil which…"
yesterday
Vic 575 replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"Actually Graham I am probably one of the few people who has taken a proper IQ test. The average IQ in the UK is about 100. My IQ is 135. So I do have my wits about me.
When it comes to mowing it’s not just about mowing pensioners’ gardens. Far from…"
yesterday
Andrew B is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
Thursday
Graham Taylor replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Liquid seaweed on lawns
"That sounds like a right pain if it has to be repeated every 4 weeks + I'd guess the grass is starting to look less healthy by the time you reach the start of the 4th week.  Not wishing to highjack the thread but is there a granular fertilizer that…"
Thursday
Graham Taylor replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"I'm amazed this topic keeps being added to after the initial post 14 years ago!!  Is there really anything more to say lol??    Much as I'd like to say otherwise, mowing a lawn really isn't a particularly skilled job............  we had some…"
Thursday
Vic 575 replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"This question keeps cropping up.
I am always intrigued when someone says that in their area, they would be knocked back if they were to charge the proper commercial rate for mowing and so they are therefore forced to be working far too cheaply.
In…"
Thursday
PGM replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Liquid seaweed on lawns
"Thank you Glen"
Thursday
Alex Lawton replied to Alex Lawton's discussion Gardeners near Romsey
"I'm in Hythe (SE new forest). 
Thanks for the info, I'll pass on the details for Teal's.
 
Alex"
Thursday
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Gardeners near Romsey

 I'm looking to drop a couple of customers in Romsey as the drive is too far and I can get work closer to home.They've asked for recommendations, I don't know anyone working in Romsey. So I thought I'd ask if there was anyone looking for customers…

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4 Replies · Reply by Alex Lawton on Thursday
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Online plant suppliers

We have a very large high end planting job commencing soon, so are in the process of sourcing herbaceous, shrubs,roses and evergreens.Part of the scheme requires semi mature Taxus Baccata cones and balls, we will use our usual local suppliers for…

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5 Replies · Reply by Kris Baker 6 hours ago
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Best Place to sell machinery

For the new season, I have finally decided to upgrade my ride-on mower. This now leaves me with the issue of selling my John Deere X166. Having sold some items through ebay, I was shocked at how much the commision is, even on Classified adds. A…

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5 Replies · Reply by Billybop on Monday
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