About Us

Who We Are

Having completed a successful career of 24 years in the HM Forces (Army), I have decided to turn my passion into my new career. I started trading as Gavin Hendry Tree Surgery & Grounds Maintenance in February 2017, where my business has developed and grown beyond my expectation.

My team are dedicated, professional and conscientious with everything we do. Being passionate about trees, gardens and the outdoors enables us to give 100% at all times.

As professional Arborists & Gardeners, we have the very best equipment to deliver a competitive service. My team and I have obtained many National Proficiency Test Council (NPTC) City & Guilds qualifications in Tree Surgery, which enable us to deliver a robust, professional, safe, efficient and reliable service guaranteed.


All our qualifications are National Proficiency Tests Council (NPTC) City & Guilds & Lantra Awards:

  • CS30 Chainsaw Maintenance & Crosscutting

  • CS31 Felling & processing small trees up to 380mm

  • CS32 Felling & processing trees over 380mm

  • CS34 Emergency tree work operations, (windblown and dangerous trees).
  • CS38 Tree Climbing & Ariel Rescue

  • CS39 Aerial Cutting with a Chainsaw

  • CS40 Aerial Tree Pruning

  • CS41 Aerial Dismantling & Rigging

  • Unit 222 Manual Feed Wood Chipper

  • Unit 338 Operate Stump Grinders
  • TRM02 Operate Brushcutter/Trimmers
  • Unit 1b & 3b IPAF Operator Static Boom & Mobile Boom
  • Chapter 8 Traffic Management, Signing lighting & guarding 
  • PA1, PA6, PA6AW & PA6PP (Pesticide/herbicide)

  • Registered Top Tier Waste Carrier

  • First Aid Trained

  • DBS Checked


As a professional arboriculture and grounds maintenance business, we pride ourselves on our dedication, professionalism and reliability. Having the correct qualifications and insurance is an integral part of running a competitive business. Our insurance not only covers my staff but most importantly it covers the customers property should the inevitable occur. We hold 10 million employers liability and 5 million public liability insurance.