Hazelwood Tree Management Limited are based on the outskirts of Tunbridge Wells but operating throughout Kent, Sussex, Surrey, Essex and London and with a combined experience of over 30 years Hazelwood Tree Management cover all aspects of commercial and domestic tree work.
Richard has been working in the tree industry for more than 30 years. Assisted with clearing various sites in Herts, Essex and Suffolk after the ’87 storm.
Spent 3 years as a forest worker on the Blenheim Palace Estates.
Studied Arboriculture at Merrist Wood College.
Worked for a leading company in the Sevenoaks area to a team Leader position.
Moved on to a firm in the Dartford area as Senior Foreman.
Richard was the climber in a demonstration team for 2 rigging workshops ran by the S.E. Branch of the Arb.Association .
Prior to starting Hazel Wood Tree Management Richard worked as a Free-lance climber for various contractors in the Kent area.
Ben Cilia has been working in arboriculture since 2012
Worked as a freelance groundsman
Worked with Hazelwood for 4 years progressing through his training to become a qualified climber
Worked for two companies in Sevenoaks furthering his practical knowledge and gaining valuable experience
Returned to Hazelwood in 2017
Studied at Merrist Wood college to support his practical knowledge in with current legislation and tree biology. Enabling him to offer our clients the best advice regarding the care of trees.