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Queens Gardens, Hull - a new vision?
Apr 23rd, 2018
On the occasion of Hull City Council seeking to carry out a major refurbishment of Queens Gardens in the city centre, we look back at some ideas we published in 2005.
2B Landscape Consultancy records 33% growth!
Apr 1st, 2018
2B Landscape Consultancy has recently recorded a 33% increase* in its staff team. 2B has had to take on the additional staff as a result of a buoyant workload, which Managing Director, Bill Blackledge, puts down to its client-centric, yet ethically-based approach.
Explaining the forthcoming LI Photography and Photomontage Guidance
Mar 21st, 2018
As chair of the Photography and Photomontage steering group for the Landscape Institute, it fell to Bill to explain the main points of upcoming guidance at the LI's Digital Practice Day.
The first trees of the Northern Forest - planted!
Mar 12th, 2018
It was a pleasure and a privilege to join the planting of the first trees of the Northern Forest, at the Woodland Trust Smithills Estate, north of Bolton.
2017 Highlights and UK Landscapes
Dec 23rd, 2017
It's Christmas! Obviously time for our 2017 Highlights and a look at some of the lovely landscapes we have been working in.
Meet Matt.
Jun 22nd, 2017
2B expands workforce by 1/3!
You Can Slow The Flow – Public meeting videos now live!
Jun 15th, 2017
Chance to catch up if you missed the public meeting on urban SuDS, where 2B spoke about the 'You Can Slow The Flow' project.
2B's new starter commences in June
Apr 11th, 2017
Thank you for your interest. We have selected a new member of staff who will be starting with us on 19 June. More information to follow.
Slow The Flow: Projects (2 of 2)
Feb 13th, 2017
Amanda discusses Slow The Flow: Calderdale's project work
Slow The Flow: Calderdale (1 of 2)
Feb 2nd, 2017
Amanda discusses our work with Slow The Flow: Calderdale, from the perspective of both a flooded community member, and professional Landscape Architect