The quarrying company Tarmac has owned the 1,000-acre Panshanger Park in Hertfordshire since the 1950s. Now, sand and gravel extraction has been completed and the company has been restoring the quarry to a country park and nature reserve.
Panshanger Park has welcomed five longhorn calves, the first of 16 expected, after the breed was introduced to the nature reserve near Hertford in April.
A specialist team will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the park, providing support to both TARMAC and Hertfordshire and Middlesex Wildlife Trust.
The 5% Club is an employer-member organisation encouraging bosses to ensure at least 5% of their workers are benefiting from 'earn and learn' opportunities.
Fencing & Landscaping News, February/March 2019
Hertfordshire-based Maydencroft has joined Lady Cobham, the Director General of the CBI, in endorsing the work of the 5% Club on the fifth anniversary of its establishment.
The Forestry Commission has been launched a new online felling licence application process. The online service has tested with external agents prior to its launch. Neil Chamberlain, Senior Forestry Consultant at Maydencroft Limited, was one of those who tested it and said:
"I’ve been using the online felling licence system as a pilot user for a while now and it...