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...

Barton Hyett welcomes Ian Howell

We are delighted to announce the arrival of Ian Howell as the newest member of our team.  Ian joins us after running his own tree surgery company based in Stroud, from where he served his clients for 10 years providing advice and practical tree surgery services.  He...

New team member required!

Due to a broadening client base and increasing work load we are looking to recruit an Arboriculturist to our consulting team. To view a description of the role and further details, including a link to send us a CV to apply, please see the job advert posted on Arbjobs....

Barton Hyett invest in new tree heath diagnostics tool

The Arborcheck chlorophyll fluorescence system is a non-invasive portable test that allows the health of newly planted and established trees to be assessed quickly and and accurately. The system is applicable to a wide variety of work we undertake from assessing the...