Green space managers
Park managers, park rangers, arboriculturalists, horticulturalists, green keepers, landscape contractors and managers plan and maintain our urban parks and green spaces.
We provide advice through our enabling service, publications and toolkits to support high quality green spaces and make the case for continued investment in our parks
How we help green space managers
An online forum for parks managers which helps you find solutions to problems in parks or green spaces – and share success stories
Local green spaces are not being used because of their poor quality, according to our new report.
An action plan to improve the quality of open spaces within social housing areas.
A good practice guide to help local authorities and others to plan and manage successful horticulture apprenticeship programmes.
A summary of what we are doing to promote well-designed parks and squares as a crucial part of our towns and cities.
Practical guidance to local authorities and their stakeholders on how to prepare, deliver, monitor and review an open space strategy.
Discover new methods for putting a financial value on parks, which could help generate better future investment.
Useful facts on the importance of green spaces for people.
Find out what we are planning to do about the skills shortage of skills in the green space sector.
Find out more about how the network of green (and blue) elements can help towns and cities tackle climate change.
CABE's campaign to shift funding from grey to green infrastructure calls for a landscape architect in every local authority.
Start using Spaceshaper, a free and practical community engagement toolkit, to help measure the quality of your public spaces.
Learn from our research and guidance on reducing the effects of climate change using green infrastructure.
Use our free toolkit to help assess your green space service against a model of best practice and plan improvements.
Help combat the funding crisis in parks by learning about eight key funding models in the UK and abroad.
Resources from our intensive three-day learning and development programme for green space managers.