A Legacy of Excellence:
Our Awards & Recognition

At Killingley, we are committed to exceeding expectations and delivering exceptional results.

Our dedication to quality and innovation has been recognised by the industry through numerous prestigious awards.

These accolades are a testament to the hard work and expertise of our entire team, from our skilled landscapers to our dedicated designers and project managers.

Principle Award at BALI 2019

Killingley took home the Principal Winner title for Soft Landscaping Construction at the BALI National Landscape Awards! This prestigious award recognises their exceptional work on the University of Northampton’s Waterside Campus project, marking their second BALI award in three years. The project, completed in collaboration with Bowmer & Kirkland and Kier Construction, involved extensive landscaping efforts, including sourcing and spreading vast amounts of growing mediums, installing wildflower and amenity seeding, laying turf, and planting a significant number of trees and shrubs.

AJ Architecture Awards 2018: Landscape Project of the Year

The Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, designed by Ares Landscape Architects, triumphed at the 2018 AJ Architecture Awards, securing the prestigious Landscape Project of the Year title.

This impressive project represents the revitalisation of a formerly dormant site. Built for the 1991 Student Games, the Don Valley Athletics Stadium faced demolition in 2013 due to cost constraints. Ares Landscape Architects spearheaded its transformation into a future sports hub, with a focus on “genuinely stimulating” new landscape features.

Killingley were heavily involved designing the proposed ‘landscape mounds’ with Ares. 

Principle Award at BALI 2017

Killingley celebrated a double win at the 2017 BALI Awards! A private residence in North Yorkshire took home the top prize in the Domestic Garden Construction – Soft Landscaping category, while Fielding Johnson Square earned recognition in the Hard Landscaping Construction (Non-Domestic) category. These awards are a testament to the dedication and collaboration of the entire Killingley team, including landscape architect Steve Welch from Welch Designs.

the RHS Garden for a Changing Climate 2017

Killingley’s Soft Landscaping department, in collaboration with designers Andy Clayden and Dr Ross Cameron, built a unique “Garden for a Changing Climate.”

This garden showcases a side-by-side comparison of a conventional garden today and one designed for 100 years into the future, anticipating potential climate shifts. With a focus on resilience, the future garden incorporates plants that can withstand weather extremes, providing shade, managing stormwater runoff, and promoting a healthy garden ecosystem.

LJCC Merit Award 2017, Fielding Johnson Square, Leicester University

Killingley’s expertise in external works shone through at the LJCC Merit Award ceremony, where their work on the University of Leicester’s Fielding Johnson Square was recognised as the winner in the External Works Category. This prestigious award highlights the exceptional quality and functionality achieved in the transformation of the square, solidifying Killingley’s reputation as a leader in the field.

Bali Award 2017, Fielding Johnson Square, Leicester University

Killingley celebrates a prestigious win at the 2017 BALI National Landscape Awards! Their exceptional work on Fielding Johnson Square at the University of Leicester secured the award winner prize in the Hard Landscaping Construction (Non-Domestic) category for projects between £300k – £1.5 million. This recognition underlines Killingley’s commitment to excellence and expertise in delivering high-quality, functional outdoor spaces.

Bali Award 2016, Elk Mill Retail Park

In 2016, Killingley was honoured with a coveted BALI award for its exceptional landscape design and implementation at Elk Mill Retail Park.

This esteemed recognition underscores Killingley’s commitment to excellence, professionalism, and client satisfaction, reaffirming its position as a leader in the landscaping industry.

Bali Award 2015, Uppingham School

Killingley Ltd received a prestigious BALI Award for their outstanding landscape design at Uppingham School’s Science Block.

The project, completed in 2014, earned them the top prize in the Hard Landscaping Construction category, showcasing their expertise and Tobermore’s contribution with beautiful Fusion block paving.