Ross Collins moves on to pastures new

Having progressed the management of the woodlands to the current day position, where a clear future plan of management is understood, Ross’s involvement will now cease as his employment at Smiths Gore will not continue into 2013. Chris Anderson will assume the role of woodland manager and carry out this role in conjunction with the other secretarial duties he recently assumed from John Richomme. In his previous employment, Chris managed a major English Woodland Grant Scheme contract covering approximately 400 acres of woodland, consisting of more than 40 different compartments of woodland spread across three different estates. This experience, coupled with the expertise contained within Smith Gore’s Forestry department will ensure that the future effective management of the woodlands at Crinnis.