On November 19th, our annual FutureScape event took place, which saw the landscaping world descend upon Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher, Surrey. With talks from industry leading professionals covering some of the most topical conversations within the landscaping world. FutureScape also announced, that in 2020, it would be moving to the Excel and expanding into a two-day event!
This year Pro Landscaper received some incredible entries for the small project BIG IMPACT awards; in the November issue, we announced the short list, just in time for the awards ceremony at FutureScape 2019! (Page 14)
In the midst of a climate emergency, Marcus Watson of Ground Control implores businesses to act now and suggests a few simple changes which could make a difference. (Page 26)
As associate directors Alison Galbraith and Robyn Butcher make plans to step into director roles at Terra Firma, in the November issue, they talk to us about why diversity is so important to the company and how its ethos plays into the projects it created. (Page 48)
With outdoor spaces becoming a bigger focus of family life, Debs Winrow gives her top tips on making your outdoor space not only a cosy extension of your home but also a positive exterior atmosphere for the mind and soul. (Page 52)
Berrington Hall is home to one of only two curved walled gardens by Capability Brown. The team are now re-establishing the garden and have opened it to the public. We hear from property operations manager, Ana Vaughan, and general manager for the National Trust in Hertfordshire, David Bailey. (Page 59)
Marking the fifth anniversary of Pro Landscapers 30 Under 30: The Next Generation Awards, they have recognised, rewarded and promoted some of the brightest individuals that the landscaping sector has to offer. This year was no exception; in the November issue we reveal the class of 2019. (Page 69)
Along with the November issue of Pro Landscaper, the FutureScape supplement was also received. The event was planned to be full to the brim with new product innovation, leading brands, though-provoking seminars and industry recognised award ceremonies, the show guide provided readers with all the information on the unmissable event!
DECEMBER OVERVIEW 2019