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1 year, 2 months ago

On Saturday 14th July 2018 12 members of the Whiting team set a task upon themselves to walk 26 miles in a day as way of a group challenge. They had an early start of 6am where they began their walk at Ladybower Dam, Hope Valley, in the beautiful surroundings of the Peak District. The […]

1 year, 4 months ago

On Friday 18th May volunteers from our client Prologis and Whiting teamed up together to help restore Happyfields Animal Sanctuary. Happyfields was founded 7 years ago by Christine Bowles and provides a home for both unwanted and rescue animals. The sanctuary relies heavily on sponsorship and donations and with our help it made the process […]

1 year, 6 months ago

Whiting recently provided much needed tracksuits for the 85 children of Shree Singha Devi Primary School in Sukute, Nepal. The school is about a three hour drive from Kathmandu and the area suffers from shocking rural poverty – intensified by the devastating 2015 earthquake that hit the country. Our MD’s eldest daughter and her husband […]

2 years, 1 month ago

As the days grow shorter and temperatures begin to fall this is the right time to start considering your Winter Maintenance requirements. Covering a range of sites nationwide Whiting ensures that car parks, loading bays, roadways and pedestrian walkways are all mechanically gritted when the need arises. Weather reports are analysed regularly and notifications are […]

2 years, 1 month ago

On Saturday 19th August thirteen members of the Whiting team embarked on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge to raise funds for Parkinson’s UK. Their aim was to collect £5,000 for the charity, in support of a much loved colleague who was recently diagnosed with this debilitating disease. The tough challenge involved walking 26 miles over […]

2 years, 3 months ago

On Saturday, July 8th, our Directors held a Family Fun Day as a celebration to mark Whitings’ 40th Anniversary and to thank all their hardworking staff and families for playing a part in their success. The company hosted lots of activities at Wildmoor Lane, ranging from a bungee run and bouncy castles to mini bumper […]

2 years, 4 months ago

On May 23rd twelve of our team travelled to the King Power Stadium, home of Leicester City FC, to take part in a six -a -side football tournament involving 16 teams from across the Landscape Industry. The aim of the tournament was to raise awareness of Perennial, the worthy charity that has been supporting everyone working in […]

2 years, 7 months ago

Our new Whiting Nurseries website is now live and can be accessed from the link at the top right hand corner of this page. The new site features our up to date tree and shrub stock lists, listing availability and sizing for our large range of stock, together with a spotlight on what’s looking especially good at the moment on our Seasonal Special […]

3 years ago

On a hot September day three of the Whiting team took part in the Prologis 100 Cycling Challenge through the Leicestershire countryside in aid of the Jack Rabbit Foundation and LandAid. Jon and Matt Murphy and Ben Bridges made up the young Whiting trio, completing their 100 mile cycle through spending a very respectable 6 […]

3 years, 4 months ago

On Friday May 20th volunteers from the Whiting team joined forces with client Prologis to make a significant improvement to the external environment at Exhall Grange School, Coventry. In addition to building a new outdoor classroom in the wilderness garden they installed a raised planter, repaired the polytunnel and inserted a new path. They also installed a new shed […]