1. Category Archive: What’s happening

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    Skanska Developer Cambs   This contemporary Scandinavian development is putting a different slant on the top end Cambridge housing market and is also great for us as I am always rather paranoid about getting type cast after winning a gold medal at Chelsea with ourFenland Alchemist Garden.  The Skanska show garden could be described I …Read More

  2. Installation of Winning Garden Design

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    You may remember that to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, we held a school competition for pupils to design a wildlife garden for their school. The winning design would then be created at their school by us for free. The winner of this competition was 11 year old Jessica Eves from Queensway Junior and Primary School …Read More

  3. Passion For Skating

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    As a company we have a passionate commitment to Fenland culture and sport – which often overlaps into our projects such as our Fenland Alchemist garden which was awarded an RHS Chelsea gold medal. Why not visit the current exhibition on modern and bygone Fenland skating – and for more information on this fascinating sport, check …Read More

  4. Video Power on the Web

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    Last year when I was at the BALI landscape show with my son, Adam, we got chatting to Chris Carr of Q Lawns who gave Adam a commission to create a film on their instant wildflower meadow turf. One of our clients then showed the film to their client who we were also doing work for …Read More

  5. Innovative Furniture at Chelsea 2012

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    It was great to work with the Thomas Bramwell Collection at Chelsea this year. They are designers and manufacturers of innovative indoor and outdoor furniture. The garden we built included pieces from their new ECOllection range of ‘upcycled’ pieces. Here’s a few photos of this great furniture in the garden at Chelsea….         …Read More

  6. Your Project Too Small For Us? Never!

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    I am always aware that our website gives out mixed messages with both our commercial side and private, domestic side sharing the same little piece of cyberspace. This is compounded by the fact that our commercial side has recently completed large estate projects including a 40 plus hectare prestigious park site in London. This along with …Read More

  7. Prestigious Brick Awards Finalist 2011

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    We were nominated and made the final of the Brick Awards 2011 that took place back in November! The project was a regeneration project in Arbury, Cambridge and consisted of 3 sculptural seats designed by Lubna Chowdhary and built by us out of glazed Ibstock bricks. The result was very unusual yet striking seats and earned …Read More

  8. New Promotional Video by Cambridge Film Works

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    Here’s a new promotional video for Q Lawns made by my son’s company, Cambridge Film Works explaining how to use their Enviro Mat product. Enviro Mat is a quick and simple way of installing green roofs – we used this product on the roof of our pergola for our Gold winning 2010 Sandringham Flower Show garden. We got …Read More