■ Agenda: What are you doing to combat the effects of the National Living Wage?
■ News: Our monthly roundup of industry news including the latest updates from efig, SGD, BALI, RHS, Parks Alliance and APL.
■ 30 under 30: We catch up with our inaugural 30 to find out what they’ve achieved in the past year.
■ FutureScape: Find out who will be speaking during the Special Events at this year’s show/
■ Let’s Hear It From: Garden designer Ruth Willmott.
■ View From The Top: Phil Jones on what makes the perfect tender proposal, fresh from ISS’s recent Arun contract retainment.
■ Tired and Tested?: Andrew Wilson ponders whether it’s time for something new in the world of show gardens.
■ Long Division: Frogheath Landscapes uses different surfaces to distinguish space in a long, narrow garden.
■ Inner Space: Gavin Jones Ltd freshens the inner atrium at Guy’s Hospital London with tropical planting.
■ Inside Rosebank Landscaping: Pro Landscaper meets Matthew Keightley and Cameron Wilson at their new shop-front studio in Surrey.
■ Nursery news: A roundup of news from the UK’s growing sector.
■ Designer Plants: Plant choices for a front garden in Edinburgh.
■ Shady Characters: Jamie Butterworth’s top plants for shady corners.
■ Trees for Tints: Andy McIndoe talks trees with warm hues.
■ Nursery Factfile: Hortus Loci in Hampshire.
■ Think Tanks: Sean Butler has the ins and outs of water harvesting.
■ A Clean Gateway: Robert Webbers maintenance checklist for external lighting.
■What I’m Reading: Kate Gould on V. Sackville-West’s Garden Book.
■ The Three Peakers Ride Again: A closer look at Perennial’s work as the 2016 challenge comes to an end.
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