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Arbor Venture Tree Care Ltd

Josephine Hedger

Sway, Lymington, Hampshire
(1283 Reviews)

Skills & expertise

  • Gardener
  • Tree Surgeon
  • Landscaper

Skills & expertise

  • Gardener
  • Tree Surgeon
  • Landscaper

Company info

Arbor Venture undertakes all aspects of tree care. Professional friendly advice. Written quotations, NPTC qualified and Insured. We are an Arb Association Approved Contractor. All work carried out to BS3998. Sites left clean and tidy on completion. Planning applications carried out at no extra cost. Recommendation of tree work reports supplied if required.

Arbor Venture Tree Care was established in 2005 and has over 20 years practical experience. We pride ourselves on the hard work and professional manor of our staff. It is our aim to educate the public on correct tree care, improve the health and appearance of your trees, and reduce potential risks. Every care is taken to make sure surroundings are not damaged or disrupted.

Josephine Hedger currently climbs in the ISA Tree Climbing Championships, which take place all over the UK. She represents the UK chapter in the European Championships and has travelled to many competitions in Europe, America and Australia. Josephine also gained a world record and became the World Tree Climbing Champion in St Louis in 2008, Chicago 2010 and again in Milwaukee in 2014. And is the current 2019 World Champion. Josephine has also won the European Tree Climbing Championship in 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019


  • Domestic Work
  • Commercial Work
  • Free Estimates
  • 24 Hour Call-out
  • Insurance Work Undertaken


Works in

New Forest, Brockenhurst, Lyndhurst, Lymington, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Hampshire and Dorset

Vetting Status

Fully Vetted Trade

Company Type
Ltd Company
Checkatrade T&Cs
Interviewed in 2009
Company Status
Insurance Details

Accreditations and Memberships

Arboricultural Association Approved Contractor

Buy With Confidence


NPTC - Tree Surgery CS39


  • Member of International Society of Arboriculture 
  • Certificate of Training in Health and Safety and risk assessment 27/11/2013
  • NPTC City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of competence in chainsaw and related operations held
  • NPTC City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Competence to Climb Trees and Perform Aerial Rescue held
  • NPTC City & Guilds Level 2 certificate of Competence in the Safe Use and Operation of Mobile Elevated work Platforms held
  • NPTC City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Competence in Stump Grinding operations held
  • NPTC City & Guilds Level 2 certificate of competence in Brushwood Chipper Operations held
  • City & Guilds Level 2 held in Horticulture Arboriculture
  • IPAF certificate held in successfully achieved the high standards required for the operation of the following mobile work platforms
  • The Arboricultural Association Certificate awarded for H&S compliance which fulfils the requirements of a stage 1 assessment under the current CDM Regulations. ARB Approved Contractor. Date issued 09/10/2013
  • Arbor Venture Tree Care is registered as a lower tier waste carrier/broker/dealer with the Environment Agency