We are hiring!

As part of our continued growth, we are looking for a CAD and Graphics technician to join us in the next stage of our development. We’d love to hear from you if you are a self-motivated and positive person with CAD and graphics skills who can produce high quality CAD...

BHA’s Covid-19 working protocol

Working protocols due to COVID-19 We have reviewed and considered relevant advice from the UK government , Arboricultural Association and Institute of Chartered Foresters to make sure that our work does not endanger our staff or contribute to the...

Paul Barton awarded AA Registered Consultant status

We are delighted to announce that in September 2019, BHA’s director Paul Barton was awarded the Arboricultural Association’s Registered Consultant status. Paul is now one of only 38 arboricultural consultants in the UK to hold this respected accreditation,...

Job opportunity – Senior Arboriculturist

We are hiring!  Are you an experienced, highly-qualified and passionate arboriculturist looking for a new opportunity to grow your career?  If so, please read the job description and person specification below and get in touch if you would like to discuss the role. To...

Oak Processionary Moth (OPM) spreading across the UK

Sadly, in the last two weeks we have spotted two nests of Oak Processionary Moth caterpillars (OPM) on young oak trees at sites where we have been carrying out tree inspections.  In both cases, the caterpillars are on young oak trees that were planted in 2018,...

County Council contract award

Barton Hyett have been awarded a new contract with Worcestershire County Council, via Place Partnership Ltd, to inspect trees across the council’s rural estates in 2019.  We love local work and are looking forward to delivering this service! We will be covering...

Welcome to our new Office Manager!

We are delighted to welcome Angela Harris to the team here at our office near Pershore. Angela has a big job ahead of her, organising our busy team of consultants and streamlining our processes to ensure that work is done quickly and accurately.  She has already...

New addition to the BHA team

We are delighted to welcome Ian Monger to the team of arboricultural consultants at Barton Hyett Associates.  Ian has a wealth of varied experience in the private and public sectors, and like most good consultants, started off getting his hands dirty climbing trees! ...

Sheffield’s street tree management – Paul’s opinion

As I previously had some professional involvement with Sheffield’s street trees in 2012 when the Streets Ahead PFI contract began, I have taken a keen interest in following the events there of late.  Not many arboricultural stories make the national press so...

‘Thinking arbs’ day at Sherwood Forest

After a superb and memorable day at Sherwood Forest led by the likes of Ted Green, Luke Steer, Reg Harris and Simon Richmond from the Arboricultural Association I came away with one particular quote from Luke firmly lodged in my brain. Nothing particularly technical...