Our team of landscape architects has been delivering beautiful places for 25 years. With extensive experience of working with communities, clients, partners and fellow professionals.

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We pride ourselves in delivering innovative and successful design solutions for each site.

By working in a collaborative way, with strong partnership networks. Our top Chartered architects also have industry leading skills in community engagement. With expertise from strategic masterplanning, to contract administration.

We have a passion for transforming spaces to be beautiful and functional.

We ensure projects are on time and within budget. We add value to our projects by linking the aspirations of partners to realise joint goals.

A key strength is our ability to work with many stakeholders. Working within multidisciplinary teams from the public and private sectors. Supporting communities. Translating our depth of technical and design knowledge into inclusive landscapes. Either as lead or support we make landscape memorable.

We provide expertise in developing capital funding applications. For projects with direct community or amenity benefit. Where possible, we link delivery to local supply chains.

By designing in harmony with the environment, we improve our local green infrastructure. This benefits both people and biodiversity.

So if you need advice on SUDS and sustainable design solutions, contact us now.

We are a Landscape Institute Registered Practice.

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Our services

We offer a comprehensive and tailored service, from inception to completion – please contact us to discuss your specific requirements:

  • Landscape Institute stages A-L
  • Public consultation and innovative participatory techniques
  • Planning approval, expert witness and public enquiry
  • Photomontages, GIS and digital imagery
  • Art and community workshops
  • Tree surveys – BS5837:2012
  • Landscape + visual impact assessment
  • Grant/funding advice and management


Peter Murphy, Operations Director, Yorkshire
Tel: 0113 238 0601

Email: peter.murphy@groundwork.org.uk

Mark Knight, Senior Landscape Architect, Yorkshire

Email: Mark.Knight@groundwork.org.uk

Michele MacCallam, Principal Landscape Architect, North East

Email: Michele.MacCallam@groundwork.org.uk

Tel: 01642 815663 ext. 223

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Related Projects and Case Studies

Blue-Green Infrastructure

Blue-Green Infrastructure

We have designed, consulted upon and delivered a wide range of blue green infrastructure projects. From river restoration through to urban tree planting projects. 

Parks Play and Sport

Parks Play and Sport

We deliver programmes of park and play area improvements to cater for communities. Our experienced team strive to provide attractive and accessible design solutions.