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1 year, 11 months 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 […]

1 year, 11 months 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 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, 2 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, 5 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 […]

2 years, 10 months 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, 2 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 […]

3 years, 3 months ago

We are currently landscaping four new industrial units at Heathrow Logistics Park, Bedfont, built by Readie Construction on behalf of developer Graftongate. In addition to the units the project also includes the enhancement of existing public open space and the creation of new community landscaped areas to the north of Bedfont Road. Woodland planting, wildflower […]

3 years, 5 months ago

FM Contracts Supervisor Todd Jeffery completed a 20 mile Marathon in Milton Keynes last Sunday and raised a whopping £850 to help Macmillan Cancer Support. Todd lost his Dad to oesophageal cancer last year and his Mum is currently battling ovarian cancer, so it is a cause very close to his heart. Supported on the day by his wife Alison, […]

3 years, 6 months ago

We  currently have Cornus alba ‘Sibirica’ and Cornus sericea ‘Flaviramea’ in 10 litre pots available in our nursery for immediate sale. There are in excess of 300 plants available in each variety. Buxus sempervirens and Prunus laurocerasus ‘Rotundifolia’ , newly potted in 25 litre containers, will be ready for sale from June this year. Please take a look at our updated tree and shrub stocklists […]