Over a year ago we completed a very exciting project in collaboration with Agathoclis Beckmann Landscape Architects, for the FED, a provider of support & care for the Jewish community in Manchester, primarily for dementia patients at their care home. The garden is located in a very shaded, sandy and wet site, and the client wanted to create a garden, with a strong sensory feel, so Agatholics Beckmann designed a seaside themed garden, which has very powerful memories for almost everyone. The garden included a resin walkway to represent a sandy beach, a pier walkway, beach huts, various seaside memorabilia and sounds emitted throughout the design. We also created an oak boat planter set within a Scottish pebble dry water bed to evoke memories of the sea. Urban Landscapes built a very good working relationship with the client and designer, which resulted in a garden that was very well received by all involved including the residents, and went above and beyond expectations.
We have recently found out that the FED have been chosen by Journal of Dementia Care to enter their garden into a National Dementia Care Award, and have been announced as one of the finalists for the best Dementia Garden category. The National Dementia Care Awards were founded to highlight excellence in all parts of the sector and is now in its 8th year. The award will be made to a dementia focused facility/garden which has outstanding features that significantly enhance the quality of life of residents and staff.
We are really hoping the FED do well at the awards and are recognised for all the dedication and commitment they show in providing such outstanding care to their patients.
Directly with the client, we constructed and installed a beach themed garden, suitable for Dementia patients
We have been working with this client for a number of years on various projects within this garden including outdoor kitchen, hot tub, Victorian kitchen garden and woodland area
A cool contemporary project on a new build property in Chester.
In this small courtyard development in Hoole, we created a cool split level space for the client who wanted a modern feel.
Directly with the client, we constructed and installed a beach themed garden, suitable for Dementia patientsRead More Large Project
We have been working with this client for a number of years on various projects within this garden including outdoor kitchen, hot tub, Victorian kitchen garden and woodland areaRead More Medium Project
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We are the only London Stone partner in the North of the UK, providing their products on display and the same knowledgeable and friendly customer service you expect from this forward thinking landscaping products company.
Gold Partner status meaning we are approved designers and installers of RENSON® canopies
The Horticultural Trade Association provides a vital contact for identifying and dealing with key garden industry issues and opportunities, and represents industry views to Government and is its voice in the media.
We are members of the Association of Professional Landscapers and are vetted annually to keep up to date with legislation and best practice
Trustmark is the only government endorsed scheme for almost all trades in and around the home
We are an accredited Marshalls contractor and all our projects are vetted by a Marshalls representative to ensure high standards
All our operatives are ROLO trained which was introduced to raise the standards of Health and Safety and reduce the risks and accidents throughout the industry
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