NEWS

18
Jul

Riverlight One – New Marketing Suite

Installation of custom made GRP planters with specimen clipped Taxus topiary. Our team dovetailed amongst other trades to complete the installation in just a week as instructed… overtaking others in the process, as you can see! Well done Julian and Ethan.

14
Mar

Central London Crane Works

During a break in storm force winds and rain at one of our sites in the centre of London; decking bundles being craned into position onto the 5th floor of this landmark building next to the BT tower.

3
Mar

Fruit Tree Pruning

Joe and Jamie complete training in fruit tree pruning at one of our blue-chip private residences. One of a series of site specific skills, taught by out in-house management team.

12
Feb

VolkerFitzpatrick Hotel Access Road

Once again VolkerFitzpatrick have turned to Goddards to work with them on another exciting landmark project. Team Leader Adam Stokes and his colleagues are currently working on a large landscape scheme adjacent to the iconic O2 Dome on the Greenwich Peninsula. the scheme involved the planting of a large number of 60cm girth box headed limes and 70cm cubed planes

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1
Jan

Sarum Academy, Salisbury

Goddards have produced another stunning new build soft landscape school project! Sarum Academy near Salisbury now boasts new playing fields, a system of water management swales with native wetland planting and extensive architectural beds agains the new build campus. Phase 1 completed at the end of 2013. Phase 2, infrastructure tree planting, shrubs and herbaceous border set off by sculptural

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16
Oct

Britain in Bloom

Goddards are thrilled to be part of the team at Bolnore Village who have been awarded Gold and Overall Category winner for an Urban Community at the South and South East in Bloom Awards and Silver for the South East Region of Britain in Bloom Awards. Bolnore Village has an active residents association who have a keen interest in the

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28
Jun

Pistoia Nursery Park

Our Peter Bassett represented Goddards at the opening of the Pistoia Nursery Park, the first in Europe, with all the trees supplied by Vannucci Piante with lighting by iGuzzini. Peter was a guest of Europlants and made up a party of 10 which included representatives from, among others, Charnwood Landscape Design Ltd (Elizabeth Loynes), and BALI (Wayne Grills – Chief

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1
May

Drive Thru Bank

Goddards have recently finished landscaping works for Harrison Jorge at the UKs first drive thru bank. Metro Bank, an American banking company continues its fast paced expansion with the grand opening of its 18th store in Slough, its first with a drive thru facility. The branch also boast being dog friendly.

7
Dec

BALI Principle Award Winner

Goddards were delighted to receive the Principle Award for Soft Landscape Construction up to £300k at this years BALI Awards. The soft landscaping project for the new build of a company’s product and research development head office was described by judges as “Good strong plant material, well executed and maintained. A credit to the Contractor.” roger Goddard, Andrew Butcher and

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3
Dec

Team Anniversaries

At Goddards we take great pride in our team and the years of experience we have to offer. This year we have celebrated the anniversary of some of our longest serving members of staff. Peter Bassett has been with Goddards for 25 years, starting as a keen young guy on the shovel and has grown with the company. He brings

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