Cliftonville Primary School Tree week

Cliftonville Primary School Tree week

This week has been National tree week! Joe was invited in to our local primary school (Cliftonville Primary), where he spoke to the pupils in both year 5 and year 6 before speaking to the whole upper school in an assembly. The school did a great write-up on the visit on their website, the link […]

Dangerous tree removal, Margate

Dangerous tree removal, Margate

  Top Branch Tree Services were called on to carry out this Poplar tree removal in Margate. The highways agency had issued a 28 day notice for the removal of this tree as it did not have sufficient clearance of the public highway (which must be 5.2m). The tree was in a poor state and we could […]

Stump Grinding in Margate

Stump Grinding in Margate

Yesterday morning, Top Branch carried out some stump grinding in a back garden in Margate. The access was very limited, but our professional stump grinding machine is designed with narrow access in mind. We normally cut the stumps much lower than this with our chainsaws, however there were lumps of concrete and other rocks lodged in the […]

Formal Hedge Trimming in St. Peter’s

Formal Hedge Trimming in St. Peter’s

Top Branch carried out some hedge trimming work earlier this week for a regular customer. We trim these hedges every eight weeks, as the customer likes them to stay very neat. Generally we trim hedges once, or sometimes twice a year depending on the hedge. However, the more often a hedge is trimmed, the tighter it becomes […]

Mockett’s Wood, St. Peter’s

Mockett’s Wood, St. Peter’s

Top Branch were busy last week removing dead Elm trees and dead-wooding several large Sycamores in Mockett’s Wood, St Peter’s. Dead wood was left on site in piles as it creates vital habitat for a woodland ecosystem. The work had to be carried out to ensure the safety of the public enjoying the woodland. Here […]