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An update from Lockhart Garratt

An update from Lockhart Garratt

We are delighted to present our latest newsletter.  This months edition is jam packed with content including: A Biodiversity Net Gain Update following the release of the Defra Metric 3.0; An update on timber prices; A case study around landscape masterplanning for a...
Biodiversity Net Gain Update – August 2021

Biodiversity Net Gain Update – August 2021

Since the publication of the Defra Metric 2.0 in July 2019 its application on projects, as practitioners and planners sought to understand the intricacies of the system and the supporting documents, has led to the conclusion that in a number of areas the system was...
Welcome to the team; Ben, Andrew and Kate

Welcome to the team; Ben, Andrew and Kate

We are delighted to formally introduce you to our newest recruits; Ben Jones, Andrew Harper and Kate Rooney.   On the 1st July we welcomed Ben Jones to our Arboriculture team.  Ben joins us as an Arboricultural Consultant with a strong background in BS5837 tree...

Tree of the Month – August 2021

English Oak (Quercus rober) General Characteristics / ID Tips A large, deciduous tree that is quintessential to the British countryside – to the point of being considered a national emblem. Typically growing up to 20-40 m in height with broad spreading crowns. Look...
Timber prices have remained strong coming into the summer months

Timber prices have remained strong coming into the summer months

The price of firewood has plateaued after good increases over the late winter / early spring with standing sale prices achieving £27 – £30/tonne depending upon quality and site constraints. However, more recently we have started to see a slight decrease on...
Meet the Team Feature: Julie Hutton-Attenborough

Meet the Team Feature: Julie Hutton-Attenborough

Who are you? My name is Julie Hutton-Attenborough, I am a Landscape Architect and joined Lockhart Garratt in January 2020 at the office in Chipping Norton. Having trained at Plymouth School of Architecture I gained RIBA Chartership in the 1990’s, worked as a project...

Finally out in the woodlands again

Royal Forestry Midlands Division: Visit to Wakefield Lodge Estate – 24th June 2021   Having spent some 18mths having not been able to enjoy the pleasures of meeting with fellow professionals and interested parties to look at our woodlands, it was fantastic...
Staff Skills Showcase

Staff Skills Showcase

We at Lockhart Garratt like to highlight our staff successes, and this month is no different. Simon Muddiman has worked with Lockhart Garratt for over 14 years providing cartography and graphic design services, and more recently following his study at Birmingham...

England Woodland Creation Offer

Following the recent announcement in our May newsletter around the launch of the new England Woodland Creation Offer, this was finally opened on the 9th June 2021. In our April newsletter we provided some thoughts on the wider context for woodland creation in our...

Continued Growth for our Oxfordshire Office

The last twelve to eighteen months have been a challenging time for all, but we are pleased to announce the continued growth of our team in our Oxfordshire office.  This month we are delighted to welcome three new team members to our Arboriculture, Ecology and...

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