David specialises in project management of ecological issues associated with the planning and construction of development projects, using his technical and commercial skills to ensure projects run efficiently with minimum cost and delay.
He can conduct ecological due diligence of sites to identify ecological risks and estimate total ecology costs for the lifetime of the project. He works on all ecology related matters and has particular expertise in relation to birds. David also leads on great crested newt and dormouse work.
David has completed project-related Habitat Regulations Assessments, and has extensive experience in the production of ecology chapters to support complex or sensitive EIA developments. He has advised local planning authorities on their obligations in relation to ecology, in the context of planning and development proposals.
Julian's interest in Landscape Architecture developed whilst studying Town Planning as an undergraduate. His early career saw him working with public sector organisations in Manchester and Tyneside, later joining a Kent-based firm of architects, and heading up a landscape design team, before establishing Lloyd Bore in 1996.
As the Practice developed Julian diversified the business model to incorporate the disciplines of ecology and arboriculture, to work in parallel with the landscape team. This proved highly successful.
Julian is a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute, and has extensive landscape experience across all key planning and development sectors. He also has a successful track record in landscape conservation work, and was instrumental in leading the award winning landscape conservation and management project at Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire, an internationally significant Capability Brown landscape.
In addition to his professional and managerial responsibilities, Julian delivers lectures and tutorials to architecture students at the University of Kent, and the University of Creative Arts.
Associate Director and Landscape Architect, Paul has been a member of the Lloyd Bore team since 2003 and became a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute in 2009.
Paul has a breadth of experience, offering a range of specialisms from Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) and landscape masterplanning, through to detailed design and construction phase management.
Andrew is Head of Landscape at Lloyd Bore and is responsible for individual project management from inception through to delivery. He is also an active technical advisor within the company, drawing on a wealth of experience in the profession to provide advice on hard and soft landscape detailing and specifications, and monitoring our BIM compliance status.
Andrew specialises in Landscape/Townscape Visual Impact Assessments, undertaken to inform complex or sensitive planning applications, or forming part of a more involved Environmental Statement.
Performing a key role at Lloyd Bore as Quality Assurance Manager, Andrew is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring our QA system, and maintaining our accreditation status.
Denise is most likely to be your first point of contact at Lloyd Bore when you phone or email us. Her role is to keep us organised, efficient and responsive to client requests and communications.
Denise gained many years experience as Practice Manager in conservation, architecture and town planning practices, before joining Lloyd Bore in 2003. As a result she has an excellent understanding of the planning and development structures and processes within which we operate, and how we our can best fulfil our clients' requirements.
A Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute for 16 years, Stuart has particular expertise in strategic landscape assessment work to inform planning applications for large developments.
He has an extensive track record in the design and implementation of landscape projects including country parks, urban spaces, recreation and sports facilities, involving community engagement exercises and public exhibitions.
Stuart has also designed specialist bespoke landscape schemes in association with planning applications for substantial new individual properties in the countryside, working closely with the client and project design team.
Chris joined the Lloyd Bore team in 2007. He manages the technical team providing support to all departments, using a wide range of software packages which underpin our ecology, arboriculture and landscape design work. He also provides full IT support for the business.
He contributes to landscape assessment work, taking high quality photography, observing the strict specifications required by the Landscape Institute. Chris will also set up verified Computer Generated Images (CGIs) to aid the assessment process.
Chris provides further support to the team with his specialist GIS expertise and skills in mapping data and analysis.
Pam organises our finances. She gained many years financial experience in the industrial sector, including construction, sales, import and distribution.
Pam made the switch to the service sector, joining Lloyd Bore in 2014. She operates our dedicated accounts software system, and is responsible for all communication with clients in connection with accounts and invoices.
Ross joined the Lloydbore team in May 2017 from his previous post as the Principal Arboricultural officer for a local authority.
With 12 years of arboricultural experience, he can bring his technical and commercial knowledge to minimise costs and delays to planning and development work. He uses digital mapping software to aid in the production of Tree Constraints Plans, Arboricultural Impact Assessments, Tree Protection Plans and Arboricultural Method Statements to support planning applications.
He has extensive expertise in connection with Tree Preservation Order procedures and legislation due to experience gained in his previous roles. He is familiar with local authority procedures and is able to bring this experience to the project team in all arboricultural related matters.
Lucy is the company’s technical lead on bat work. She holds a Natural England Class 2 bat survey licence (Class 4 licence pending) and regularly submits development licences relating to bats. Lucy works on all ecology matters and holds a great crested newt survey licence and a barn owl licence. She has experience of complex development projects from the pre-planning to post-panning stages. This experience includes writing ecology chapters to support Environmental Impact Assessments and working closely with long-term clients to minimise risks to their projects and promote biodiversity by design.
Lucy has significant experience in undertaking BREEAM ecology assessment work. Lucy is pragmatic and commercially aware when providing advice to clients about their projects.
Samuel is the company’s technical lead for water voles and badgers. He works on all ecology matters and has substantial experience of surveys and mitigation associated with amphibians, reptiles and bats. He has designed mitigation strategies for EIA projects and produced Technical Appendices for Ecology Chapters . He holds a Natural England Class 2 survey licence for great crested newt, a class survey licence for barn owl and has experience of hazel dormouse survey work.
Samuel has worked closely within design and planning teams for major, phased development schemes, ensuring that clients identify project risks early and design-in appropriate and proportionate mitigation. He has experience of negotiating with planning authorities, Natural England, the EA and TfL. He has designed a long-term Biodiversity Strategy for one of the largest housing schemes in Europe and has a passion for habitat creation and design.
Victoria has a First Class Honours degree in Wildlife Conservation from the University of Kent and is currently undertaking a Masters by Research in Biodiversity Management.
Victoria has experience in undertaking reptile surveys and also assists the ecology team on great crested newt surveys and mitigation work, dormice surveys and bat surveys. She is also working towards her hazel dormouse survey and great crested newt licence.
John is an accomplished and experienced bird surveyor, with a background in information technology. He has 32 years of ornithological experience, including breeding and winter bird surveys using BTO methodologies. He also has experience of conducting winter bird surveys to support work associated with Habitat Regulation Assessments.
John specialises in terrestrial mammal ecology and he is a committee member of the Kent Mammal Group and the Kent Mammal Recorder. John was part of the team that published the Mammals of Kent book. John has a great crested newt survey licence and lead on reptile survey and mitigation work. He also supports the ecology team on bat survey work.
Emily has an Honours degree in Wildlife Conservation from the University of Plymouth and a Postgraduate Diploma in Ecology from the University of Aberdeen.
Emily has worked on large infrastructure projects and has survey experience in a range of species. Most notably, she has survey experience for badger, reptiles and plants. Emily conducts reptile translocation projects and supports the ecology team on great crested newt, dormouse and bat surveys.
Lindsay joined the Lloyd Bore team in October 2014. She has a Masters degree in Landscape Architecture and special interests include urban landscape design and community focused spaces.
Lindsay undertakes Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments to support major planning applications. She also prepares landscape masterplans as well as detailed hard and soft landscape designs to address planning conditions and inform the construction phase of a project.
Lindsay competed in the Chris Beardshaw Mentoring Scholarship and was awarded an RHS Bronze Medal for the design and self build of her show garden at the Malvern Spring Gardening Show, 2011.
Daniel joined the Lloyd Bore team in April 2017 from his previous position as Landscape Architect projects at The Royal Parks. He has an MA in Landscape Architecture with 5 years experience working in the public and private sectors and currently studying for his Chartership (CMLI) with the Landscape Institute.
Dan has experience in working on the design and delivery of a number of TfL funded cycle infrastructure projects across London’s 8 Royal Parks. These include the East-West Cycle Superhighway, Cycle Superhighway 11, The Central London Grid and Quietway programmes.
Dan works on the design and implementation of landscape projects as well as Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments to support major planning applications. He has a special interest in historic landscapes and conservation projects.
Bridget joined Lloyd Bore in June 2015 with a first class honours degree in Garden Design. She has a particular interest in creating the highest quality landscape designs. She is keen to use innovative solutions and technologies in her design work, such as green walls and rain gardens within sustainable drainage schemes. She uses her extensive plant knowledge to create distinctive planting plans to stimulate all the senses. Bridget also has a strong interest in the conservation and restoration of historic landscapes.
Bridget also undertakes landscape and townscape assessments for development proposals in sensitive locations.
Bridget was awarded an RHS Gold medal for her Metamorphosis category ‘Slow Burn’ Garden design and build entry at the BBC Gardeners World show in 2015.
Davey is a key member of the technical department, delivering high quality visual material and accurate drawings to support the project work of the landscape, ecology and arboriculture teams.
Davey is highly skilled in the use of CAD-based software, InDesign, Photoshop and SketchUp.
Tom's background is in business and marketing, joining us in 2013 to reinforce our technical support facility.
Tom uses CAD-based packages, InDesign and Photoshop, contributing to the output of the landscape, ecology and arboriculture teams, as well as assisting with our business marketing.