Results 2015

Grand Award

3 Merchant Square, London, W2

Frosts Landscape Construction

Overview The project consisted of thoughtfully designed hard and soft landscaped areas to complement a residential, high-specification development echoing the great engineering past of the Paddington Basin area. The scope of works included waterproofing the podium slab, formation of reinforced c...

Domestic Garden Construction

Contemporary Courtyard, Warfield, Berkshire

Creative Landscape Company

Overview This courtyard garden provides the client with an outdoor living space that links seamlessly with their new rear extension and complements the new interior style. The new extension opens fully onto a paved courtyard which is divided into smaller furnished garden rooms designed for relaxing and entertaining. A limited palette of materials c...

Private garden in London Borough of Wandsworth

Landscaping Solutions

Overview Private residential garden in the London Borough of Wandsworth.
The scheme designed was by Pamela Johnson MSGD and the project consisted of:

• Clearance of the site including 25 tonnes of soil and a pond. • Installation of a trellis to boundaries.
• Introduction of a terrace, paths and stepping stones.
• Creat...

Private Residence, Sheffield

James Bird Landscapes

Overview Situated above Stocksbridge near Sheffield, this once working farm yard was transformed into a delightful space for recreation and relaxation. The clients wanted to completely redesign the area. A public footpath runs through the property; this had to remain open for public access. The work consisted of constructing curved walls from Y...

Elsworthy, London, NW3


Overview This is a small, traditional garden design and built by Greenmantle over a new underground swimming pool and cinema. The scheme and execution fulfils the brief to maintain a family-sized lawn and provides a colourful, mixed borders and suitable areas for entertaining with views over Primrose Hill. 

Designer Greenmantle...

The Circus, Bath

Robert Straver

Overivew The client requested a complete restructuring of their garden and wanted to maintain a classic “English” planting scheme to fit in with the historical nature of the site but with a more modern layout. All materials for the hard landscaping had to be consolidated to create a unified look. Beyond the terrace, the existing pat...

Rear Garden Design & Construction, Wiggington

The Garden Company

Overview The Garden Company was appointed by the clients on a design-and-build basis to create a contemporary garden that was sympathetic to the traditional barn style of the house and farmland setting on the top of the Chiltern Hills. There are two terraces constructed beautifully from black and contrasting silver granite. Large planting borders s...

Private Garden Design & Build, Linton

PWP Landscape Limited

Overview The complete design and landscaping of modern domestic new build involved a modern, contemporary scheme that features a large patio rendered in locally quarried sawn sandstone. The garden also comprises a 30-foot black quartzite ‘eye level’ water rill and a Cedar Shake-clad ‘enchanted’ tree house replete with &l...

Tranquil Town Garden, Berkshire

Creative Landscape Company

Overview A small, yet highly detailed garden on varying levels in the heart of Berkshire provides the owners with a tranquil outdoor space for dining, entertaining and relaxing. The design, by Hugo Bugg, delivers a simple garden with avariety of connecting seating areas and a fresh new planting palette with more seasonal interest...

Front & Rear Landscape Development, Harpenden

The Garden Company

Overview The front and rear garden has been designed by Andrew Wenham MSGD with the rear garden features including a large Moleanos stone terrace with stone steps, brick paths with dyed mortar pointing, oak fencing, pergolas and arches. Soft landscaping includes lawns, a wildflower meadow and specimen plants. The front garden featur...

A garden in Sevenoaks, Kent

Linden Landscapes

Overview An Andy Sturgeon designed garden which needed to tie in a new modern swimming pool building into an existing older character property. Possessing a contemporary design that incorporates a new Alitex greenhouse, a hardwood decking area, firepit evening area, mature planting and a full remote controlled lighting system.


Private Residence, London, N2

Bartholomew Landscaping

Overview Bartholomew Landscaping was approached as landscape architect and designer for the gardens of a magnificent new-build mansion house in Hampstead, working very closely with the client to achieve an outstanding scheme that would reflect the incredible quality and detail of the house. The project was in the heart of the Hampstead Garden S...

Private Hampstead Garden, London

Landform Consultants

Overview This Hampstead garden was designed by Stephen Woodhams and features a Travertine and bronze lined canal water feature and Travertine detailed paving. Mature trees are placed in a raised planter to preserve privacy with a line of pleached Carpinus defining the more formal central area. Further features included in the garden are an outdoor ...

The Hermitage, Bath

The Cotswold Garden Company

Overview The Hermitage sits in 90 acres on the outskirts of Bath. This project transformed the four acres of garden and landscape knit around the house. The project comprised large structural-engineer designed retaining walls faced with natural stone; major earth works including removal of existing swimming pool; York Stone terraces; grass steps...

Soft Landscaping Construction (non-domestic)

Montgomery House, Aldershot

Gavin Jones Ltd

Overview The completion and occupation of the UK Support Command HQ, within the redeveloped Hammersley Barracks at Aldershot, marked a milestone for the client, Aspire Defence Capital Works. The headquarters building was officially opened in May 2014, marking the completion and delivery of more than 560 new and refurbished buildings...

Ebury Square & Gardens, London, SW1W

IN-EX Landscapes

Overview Ebury Square is a premier scheme of exclusive apartments designed by award-winning architects Squire & Partners for the high end property development arm of Berkeley Group Berkeley Homes Central. This scheme of apartments is graced by stunning landscapes which were designed by Townshends Landscape Architects and In-Ex Landscapes were a...

Hopton Holiday Park, Great Yarmouth

CGM Group

Overview Hopton Holiday Park on the North Norfolk Coast, between Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft, is a popular thriving family holiday destination. The project involved the enhancement and regeneration of the existing landscape combining both soft and hard landscaping. The final look was achieved by rescoping the existing use of space within t...

5 Broadgate & Circle, London, EC2M

Frosts Landscape Construction

Overview Working for Mace and Broadgate Estates, this scheme consisted of two parts – Broadgate Circle and 5 Broadgate. 5 Broadgate featured tree planting at ground-floor level and planting to the open terraces on levels 7 and 9 of the largest office block built in London to date. The regeneration of Broadgate Circle included Frosts insta...

Diagonal Walkway, Glasgow

Land Engineering (Scotland)

Overview The project was delivered as part of Clyde Gateway’s Key Routes and Spaces 2014 framework. The objective of projects within this framework was to deliver essential access infrastructure and public realm improvements in time for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games and wider urban regeneration in the South Dalmarnock area. This remarkable l...

20 Fenchurch Street and Associated Sky Garden, London, EC3M

Willerby Landscapes

Overview The Sky Garden is a striking enclosure on the 37th floor that offers a variety of perspectives on the City of London. The scale of the enclosed space alone is impressive, particularly in the densely populated City of London where ground- level open spaces of this scale between buildings are rare. The planted gardens in the Sky Garden p...

Canary Wharf Crossrail Station, London, E14

Blakedown Landscapes (SE)

Overview The new Crossrail station at North Dock, immediately north of Canary Wharf, has been transformed by the new station designed by Foster and Partners. Atop the new station is the roof park/garden constructed by Blakedown covering over 5,300m2 which was designed by Gillespies. The primary function of the roof garden is as a public...

Hard Landscaping Construction (non-domestic)

Burns Statue Square, Dumfries

Land Engineering (Scotland)

Overview The Burns Statue Square project was carried out as part of the Dumfries Town Centre Regeneration programme of works. The aim was to meet demands from businesses, residents and visitors for a more attractive and distinctive town centre. Burns Statue Square is both a busy commercial area and a vital hub for public transport. The scheme h...

Goodmans Fields North West Block, London, E1

Elite Landscapes

Overview Hard and soft landscaping to the North West Block was executed on the ground floor only, which included granite paving, semi mature tree planting, water features, irrigation and street furniture. 

Client Berkeley Homes North East London

Designer Fabrik
Main contractor Berkeley Homes North East Lon...

Queensland Terrace, London, N7

Ground Control

Overview Ground Control were engaged to deliver a tranquil outdoor living place for this site, which was the final piece of the nine-year-long redevelopment of an estate in Islington. They built four podium gardens in a challenging environment that required close collaboration with other trades who were also in a similar situation. All material...

21 Wapping Lane, London, E1W

IN-EX Landscapes

Overview Wapping is one of London’s oldest village settlements, having survived the 20th century with much of its historic maritime character intact. Any new building here needed to recognise and respond to its surroundings. The development at 21 Wapping Lane is a modern intervention, designed to offer residential accommodation, b...

3 Merchant Square, London, W2

Frosts Landscape Construction

Overview The project consisted of thoughtfully designed hard and soft landscaped areas to complement a residential, high-specification development echoing the great engineering past of the Paddington Basin area. The scope of works included waterproofing the podium slab, formation of reinforced c...

Brownfield Estate Regeneration, London, E14

Blakedown Landscapes (SE)

Overview Brownfield Estate regeneration has been constructed over two-year period, involving the complete regeneration of the estate owned by Poplar Harca. This was a design-and-build project with all the construction completed using directly employed staff. Phase one design works were completed by Standerwick Land Design and the second phase b...

Jubilee Square, Leicester

P Casey (Land Reclamation)

Overview Located close to Leicester’s historic old town, the Jubilee Square project was designed to completely regenerate a prominent city centre public realm area intended to commemorate the visit of HM Queen during the Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012. Works comprised extensive high-quality Prima Porphyry paving and Royal White Gran...

Community and Schools Development

St Giles Churchyard, London, WC2H

Ground Control

Overview St Giles in the Fields is a grade I listed church situated a stone’s throw from the heart of London’s Oxford Street; the site has been used continuously for worship since 1101. It has always been an integral part of the community. Ground Control was appointed by the London Borough of Camden to restore and regenerate the gr...

Camden Active Spaces London

Blakedown Landscapes (SE)

Overview This project consisted of creating a series of new school bespoke playground features as part of the Camden Active Spaces project which was spilt over three schools: Torriano Infant School, Torriano Junior School and Carlton School, all of which are managed by the London Borough of Camden. The aim of the project was to develop exci...

Cramond Primary Our P.L.A.C.E., Edinburgh

Endrick Landscapes

Overview Money raised by the school was used to construct a place to explore, create and learn through play. The grass banking around the playground has been used to form play/learning areas. 

Client Helen Donaldson (head teacher)

Designer Endrick Landscapes

Architect HarrisonStevens

Supplier Timberplay Scot...

Restoration and Regeneration Scheme

Cathedral Gardens, Leicester

P Casey (Land Reclamation)

Overview Located in the shadow of Leicester Cathedral, this project was designed to regenerate the gardens and surrounding areas of Peacock Lane and the main facades of St Martins House. The project had a major historical significance due in part to the heightened global interest in Leicester brought about by the recent discovery and intended r...

Isabella Plantation Access Project, London, TW10

Blakedown Landscapes (SE)

Overview The purpose of this project was to improve the existing path network, provide WC facilities and external shelter area, and install benches and a new irrigation system and incoming electric and water services to these facilities for the public who use the park. The new design acts as a template for training disabled groups into acce...

Farnham Riverside, Farnham

Blakedown Sport & Play

Overview For Waverley Borough Council this was a project that challenged all our skills, plus a few new ones that we had to learn along the way. The site from the outset has beena demanding one with overgrown marshland and river flood plain which flooded and caused works to be suspended. Eventually, an area of contaminated marshy waste land...

Walpole Park, London, W5

Gavin Jones Ltd

Overview Walpole Park is grade II listed and included in the English Heritage Register for parks and gardens of special historic interest. The refurbished park cost approximately £2.8 million and now includes a rebuilt pond using a reinforced concrete design and natural stone cladding. A softer edged lake with was formed from the existing lak...

Payers Park, Folkstone

Ground Control

Overview The site of Payers Park was previously a very dilapidated area. The park is now a vibrant part of the local community, connecting the surrounding homes and businesses. The comments and support of the local community were a great encouragement to the delivery team throughout a challenging construction period. The end result is an innova...

Forty Hall, London, En2

Ground Control

Overview Forty Hall is a grade I listed house sitting in a grade II listed landscape part of which sits within a scheduled ancient monument site and a Higher Level Stewardship Scheme. The archaeological constraints were challenging. These included extensive relaying of Yorkstone, granite and Portland stone paving around the house and the recons...

The Royal Kitchen Garden Hampton Court Palace, Surrey

Historic Royal Palaces

Overview When the Royal Kitchen Garden at Hampton Court was finally given up in 1842 in favour of a new one in Frogmore, the garden had served as the primary Royal productive area for over 150 years. The newly constructed Garden now will re-connect Hampton Court Palace with a lost piece of its horticultural history and enable visitors to explor...

West Hackney Recreation Ground, London, N16

The Landscape Group

Overview The scheme sees the major regeneration of a much loved but underused park in Hackney which was originally created as part of the West Hackney Church and is owned by St Paul’s. The site comprised three sequential distinct character areas. The landscape proposals integrate the heritage of the site and create a balance between conservat...

Lyme Regis Environmental Improvements Phase iv

Tony Benger Landscaping

Overview The landscape works took place on the Jurassic Coast cliffs of this world heritage site, where coastal erosion has formed unique habitats for flora and fauna. It was a huge balancing act between the protection of property and nature conservation. The project included reinstating 14 gardens demolished by erosion and the re-establishment...

Grounds Maintenance

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, E20

The Landscape Group

Overview The Landscape Group is responsible for the management and maintenance of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park which spans 200ha in Stratford, East London and specifically the management of horticulture, cleansing and waste management, waterways, play and irrigation. Managing a park on this scale with such a diverse range o...

North & North East Parks, Milton Keynes

Complete Ground Management

Overview The North & North East contract includes some of Milton Keynes’ most popular parks and open spaces incorporating a total of 388 hectares. Maintained on behalf of The Parks Trust, the contract includes a range of parkland together with formal parks, ancient woodlands, open water and sections of the Grand Union Canal th...

Ventnor Park, Isle of Wight

John O'Conner (Grounds Maintenance)

Overview John O’Conner (Grounds Maintenance) provides specialist grounds maintenance services at Ventnor Park, Isle of Wight. The contract commenced in 2011 and includes grass cutting, bedding displays, borders, cleansing services and maintenance of trees and water features. There has been a strong focus on sustainable practic...

Jephson Gardens, Royal Leamington Spa

The Landscape Group

Overview Jephson Gardens was created in 1831 and has been a central attraction of the town of Royal Leamington Spa ever since. In modern times the gardens provide a tranquil place for local office workers to enjoy lunch, while children play and horticulture enthusiasts meander through the range of formal bedding and green canopied walkways. Man...

Bexhill West Parade (Next Wave), Bexhill

The Landscape Group

Overview The exciting ‘Next Wave’ regeneration project began in 2009, focusing on the West Parade of the seafront, aiming to revitalise the original promenade while providing an improved setting for the world famous De La Warr Pavilion arts centre. The Landscape Group (TLG) was appointed by Rother District Council to undertake t...

Capability Green Business Park, Luton

Integritas Landscapes

Overview Capability Green Business Park is a prestigious mixed-use office and corporate estate. The 60-acre business park is fully developed. Integritas Landscapes have managed the landscaping since 2003, with on-site facilities. Our three-man team manages all aspects of the site landscaping from winter gritting, keeping the stunning formal...

Rainton Bridge Business Park, Sunderland

Grace Landscapes

Grace Landscapes has been maintaining Rainton Bridge Business Park since 2008 and has continued to provide a presence on site. Rainton Bridge is an established business park, the first building opening in 2007, with an emphasis on wildlife biodiversity as the site is adjacent to Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve. As a consequence, the site...

Green Park, Reading

Quality & Service

Overview Green Park is living testimony that commercial and biodiversity interests can all mutually benefit from the juxtaposition. Green Park was created over 15 years ago by transforming poor-quality agricultural land on a low-lying flood plain on the outskirts of Reading into one of Europe’s largest and most prestigious business parks,...

BALI Registered Contractors and Registered Designers Joint Submission

Private Residence, Tindon End, Salfron Walden

Oak View Landscapes & Jason Lock

Overview Giffords Farm is a beautiful grade II listed 17th century farmhouse that required extensive re-design of the front and back garden areas in a style sympathetic to the medieval period of the house, while also providing functional and easily maintainable outdoor space. New herbaceous borders were created to provide interest throughout th...

Interior Landscape – Installation Only

Spring Restaurant, London, WC2R

Nurture Landscapes

Overview Spring restaurant is set in the heart of Somerset House and the atrium inside the restaurant has six large black olive trees (Bucida buceras) along with vines and grasses. The Idea was to create a garden feeling, although the atrium sits indoors under glass. The choice of planting and design of the walls and planters – all of whi...

Atrium 2 - Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital, London, SE1

Gavin Jones Ltd

Overview The atria in the interior light-well courtyards have been redesigned as catering and seating areas for staff and visitors to the hospital. A number of large pre-existing brick built planters were planted using a range of tropical plants tolerant of relatively low light conditions and able to thrive in a busy semi-public area. Planting cons...

Leopolds of London, Dubai

Planters Interiors

Overview An “all-day dining” restaurant in the heart of the marina 2 district. A stunning 50m living plant wallat the entrance to this extremely popular modern restaurant. The client wanted a lot of greenery without compromising the available floor- space. They approached Planters to provide a solution. We suggested a living plant wall&...

Sonangol Interior Landscape Installation, London, SW3

Rowan Landscapes

Overview Sonangol is an oil company based in central London. In 2014/15 Peldon Rose workplace consultants were chosen to redesign their Knightsbridge office to reflect their heritage and future as a leading oil producer in Africa. The brief for the office planting was for it to be ‘big and bold’. Large contemporary style planters were s...

Interior Landscape – Maintenance Only

Baillie Gifford & Co, Office Plant Maintenance, Edinburgh

Rob Flavell Landscapes

Overview Supply and maintenance of office plants for an extensive range of offices within two buildings at this location. We have looked after plants for this client for almost 30 years, having moved buildings with them twice over this period in which time they have expanded from an Edinburgh New Town Georgian building with about 50 employees a...

Best Innovation / Technology used in a Landscape Scheme

Penthouse Roof Terrace, NW3

Bartholomew Landscaping

Overview Bartholomew Landscaping was approached as landscape architect and designer for a penthouse terrace on a recently completed new- build apartment block near Hampstead Heath, London. The firm worked very closely with the client to create an exterior space that could be accessible throughout the year. There were a number of logistical chal...

Green Roof Installations and Roof Gardens

Canary Wharf Crossrail Station, London, E14

Blakedown Landscapes (SE)

Overview The new Crossrail station at North Dock, immediately north of Canary Wharf, hasbeen transformed by the new station designed by Foster and Partners. A top the new station is the roof park/garden constructed by Blakedown covering more than 5,300m2 that was designed by Gillespies. The innovative garden space is a unique climate wi...

Penthouse Roof Terrace, NW3

Bartholomew Landscaping

Overview Bartholomew Landscaping was approached as landscape architect and designer for a penthouse terrace on a new-build apartment block near Hampstead Heath. The firm worked closely with the client to create an exterior space that could be accessible throughout the year. There were a number of logistical challenges, the main one being access...

Queensland Terrace, London, N7

Ground Control

Overview Ground Control was engaged to deliver a high-quality, tranquil outdoor living place for this site, the final piece of the nine-year redevelopment of an estate in Islington. Four podium gardens were built in a challenging environment to a tight programme. This required close collaboration with other trades in a similar situatio...

International Award

Landscape Planning and Design of Haiyang Wetland Park, Shandong Province, China

Beijing Tsinghua Tongheng Urban Planning & Design Institute

Overview The site is located in the development zone of Haiyang’s new city in Shandong Province, China. It plays an important role in economic development and tourism in the area around the Bohai Sea. The city is located on the Huanghai Sea coast in the south wing of Jiaodong Peninsula, and is a modern coastal city characterised by it...

Qinglongshan Cultural Plaza, Shandong Province, China

Atelier DYJG

Overview With rapid expansion of cities, new urban areas were built in China. Yantai, facing sea in the north, will inevitably sprawl southward. The site was located in the southern edge of the city and served as a starting point. The area of the site was 11 hectares, and a museum and a plaza would be built here. At the outset, ...

Gibraltar Commonwealth Park

Landform Consultants

Overview The client for this project was the Government of Gibraltar; the brief was the design and creation of the first public park in Gibraltar since the Alameda was opened in 1816. The design of the park had to link back to its British roots and have a colonial feel with a large open grass area, a bandstand, a formal water feature and an...

Design Excellence Awards

The River Garden

Rosemary Coldstream, Rosemary Coldstream Garden Design

Overview The River Garden is a modern courtyard garden in a dramatic setting. The client’s brief was to make the most of their location next to a small river. Four gradual changes of level help to enhance views across the water. The geometric design, with an emphasis on the horizontal, maximises the width of the garden and helps to fr...

Tewin Project

Anthea Harrison, Anthea Harrison Garden Design

Overview The client was refurbishing the house in a contemporary style. The existing solid concrete terrace was entirely in the shade and not in keeping with the planned upgrade. The new design extended the terrace into the sun using a block and beam construction. We worked with Rachel Carter to create the willow sculpture and woven balls with LED ...

Chelsea Creek Rooftop Terrace, London, SW6

Patricia Fox, Aralia

Overview This project was completed under very tight deadlines. St George had appointed a landscape architect practice but following the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2012 show garden ‘Rooftop Workplace of Tomorrow’ they then commissioned Aralia to design a series of seven penthouse roof terraces. Aralia was appointed end June 2012 and initia...

A Garden in St James, London

John Wyer, Bowles & Wyer

Overview A traditional ‘English’ family garden, created to complement the renovation of an existing building into a private residence, set within the heart of St James and Westminster saw key design considerations include integrating a new driveway layout, car lift/underground parking and specifying high-quality hard landsca...

Affiliate Exceptional Service

Harrod Horticultural

Overview Harrod Horticultural designs, manufactures and supplies a comprehensive range of garden structures which are sold through our mail-order catalogue and online. Following a sharp rise in enquiries from garden designers and landscapers, we opened our trade division in 2013 to service these enquiries and accounts with a different broch...


Overview Makita’s commitment to the landscaping industry underscores the global philosophy of innovative tools backed by total customer support through service back-up, training and market resources. Makita offers more than 500 tools to meet the needs of tradesmen in all aspects of construction and grounds maintenance. Technical innovatio...

SureSet UK

Overview Established in 1997 SureSet UK specialises in permeable resin-bound paving. By combining clear resin and premium quality natural aggregate, marble and recycled glass, SureSet offers high-quality resin-bound paving designed to ensure optimum durability. Delivering an outstanding level of customer service, SureSet is committed to...

Employer of the Year

Quadron Services

Overview Quadron Services recognises that its people are its greatest asset and aims to create a supportive, safe and enjoyable working environment where staff feel encouraged and valued. Personal and professional development is promoted through ongoing training and one- to-one reviews, and open communication is encouraged at all levels of ...


Overview Green-tech is a leading supplier of equipment and consumables to the UK landscape and construction industry. The 2013 principal winner of the Affiliate Exceptional Service category, 2015 sees the company ‘that can’ celebrate its 21st birthday with an impressive organic growth to 50 employees and a £10 million turnover...

Ground Control

Overview Ground Control’s mission is to set a new benchmark for excellence and value in the commercial landscape industry. Above all, the company is passionate about always meeting the requirements of its clients, people and communities — immediately setting it apart from competitors. The company’s growth as a business is ...

Oak View Landscapes

Overview Oak View Landscapes is growing as a business within a sector where there is an acute skills shortage and it has become even more important to invest in, retain and develop all staff for the future. The firm believes staff are its greatest asset and rewards and recognises them wherever possible. Oak View says that without its staff,...

Special Award

The Clock House, Wylam

Northumbrian Landscaping

Overview The Clock House scheme was designed to create a path to the newly-positioned front door of the recently refurbished Clock House. The design was to remain sympathetic with the original purpose of the building as stables and in keeping with the planting and style of the existing garden. Due to the quality and abundance of existing on-si...

The River Garden

Rosemary Coldstream, Rosemary Coldstream Garden Design

Overview The River Garden is a modern courtyard garden in a dramatic setting. The client’s brief was to make the most of their location next to a small river. Four gradual changes of level help to enhance views across the water. The geometric design, with an emphasis on the horizontal, maximises the width of the garden and helps to fr...

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