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Welcome to the Greenbelt News, where you can find a range of updates about our business
and services, as well as informative and educational features about the wider world of
horticulture, ecology and the environment.

We are constantly active with new community campaigns, and strive to stay abreast of the
latest developments in horticulture, ecology and open space management, all of which have
considerations for how we provide our services to you.

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Greenbelt News

In the interest of openness, transparency and creating a constructive conversation, we invite you to find out more about what we do by reading our news articles below. You could also join the debate on the future of Britain's urban green spaces by connecting with us on social media.

Manor Fields' Wartime History

At Greenbelt, we’re crazy about conservation, maintaining hundreds of woodlands, wildlife corridors and biodiversity-promoting wildflower meadows… but did you know that we also look after more than 100 designated listed buildings, historic locations and certified Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)?

Get Outdoors For Summer: Easy Hill Walks

 

Our Get Outdoors For Summer guide continues today with a look at hills that are family friendly. These are peaks that offer incredible panoramic views and a wonderful sense of achievement yet are perfect for beginners and youngsters.

So get your hiking boots and sun lotion on and pack your water and picnic . . . here’s the Greenbelt Guide to Easy Hill Walks.

Get Outdoors For Summer: Best Beaches

 

Summer is with us at long last and now’s the perfect time to enjoy the stress-free and (sometimes) sun-filled environment of the natural world.

To help you get the most out of your adventures and encourage families to share mini-expeditions, we’d like to offer our brand new guide: Get Outdoors For Summer.

What's your Tree of the Year?

Do you have a favourite tree? It could be in your own garden, part of your new homes development or a famous landmark.

Welcome to Lagmore Glen

With spring in full swing, Greenbelt’s 600-plus estates and developments across the UK are now enjoying their summer maintenance schedules – including regular pruning, grass cutting and supervisory inspections from our Regional Operations Managers.

A job well done!

Congratulations to GSB Landscapes, who have successfully renewed their Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Greenbelt.

This year, for the first time, we are awarding five-year SLAs to contractors who have consistently delivered our industry-leading Greenspace model, ensuring the highest quality of land maintenance to our homeowner customers.

Day in the life: Customer Liaison Officer

Hello, I’m Nick Upton and effective communication is at the heart of my role for Greenbelt. As Customer Liaison Officer it’s my job to reach out to brand new customers on our developments.

It’s important that I listen to them and answer all of their questions about Greenbelt’s services.

Mental Health First Aid

 

During April we’ve been marking Stress Awareness Month because we think mental health should be taken seriously.

Greenbelt Supports Charity 'Stadium Marathon'

As this April is still National Stress Awareness Month, Greenbelt are delighted to be able to support 10-year-old football fan Lochlan Murdoch in his efforts to raise money for mental health awareness and medical research.

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Greenbelt Holdings Limited,
McCafferty House,
99 Firhill Road,
Glasgow G20 7BE
Tel: 08450 940 940