We would like welcome Neil who joins us as Contracts Manager for our landscape team based at Runcorn, Cheshire. Having left the army Neil started his career as an apprentice landscape operative and quickly moved up the ranks; he has been working as a Contracts Manager for the past three years amassing a wealth of [...]
We are delighted to be able to offer two exciting apprenticeship opportunities within the fencing or landscaping sectors. Both roles will be established at the Head Office near Penrith and will be fully supported with internal training together with external training and assessment from Myerscough College and FaCT training. Closing date for applications is 18th December [...]
Company Director and Head of Forest Management- Ian jack has retired after 35 years of service with the firm. Friends and colleagues gathered to say farewell to Ian who joined the company in 1982 as an Assistant Forester working on the Lowther Estate. By the nineties, Ian who was now General Manager of [...]
Our staff along with staff from the other Lowther companies took part in Born Survivor earlier this year, a grueling 10k obstacle course in and around the Lowther Estate. The staff decided to donate the money they raised through sponsorship to the Great North Air Ambulance. The final amount raised was £708.50 which will contribute [...]
Congratulations to Jack who joins our management team at the York office as Contracts Supervisor. Jack first joined us in 2013 as an apprentice.
Following the recent award of the grounds maintenance contract with Purbeck District Council in Dorset, a team of local operatives have recently been employed to carry out the works over the 8 year term of the contract
We are pleased to confirm that we have once again retained our Achilles Verify Category B2 accreditation. Our new certificate can be found on our accreditation's page. We also continue to be a verified supplier on RISQS - another Achilles community.
Due to continued expansion here at Lowther Forestry Group Ltd we are seeking to employ a Trainee Fencing Manager and Fencing Operatives based at our Penrith office. For more information please see our job opportunities page.
Members of our Runcorn Landscaping team have begun a Level 3 Diploma - Advanced Apprenticeship scheme today which is a Work Place Supervisory and Management Course in Horticulture. This is a 18-24 month course that is being provided by Rocket Training.
The view from our new office is pretty magnificent even on a miserable day! Just a reminder that we are now nicely settled in and our new address is: Lowther Forestry Group, The Estate Office, Lowther Castle, Penrith, CA10 2HH. Our phone number remains the same: 01931 712218 or you can contact us via email: [...]