Year Out Landscape Architect Position

Influence is a studio of Landscape Architects and Designers based on the riverside in Newark but that works extensively across the country. We are looking for a Landscape Architecture student to join us and would like to be able to offer a placement this year.


Works start on key SEND schools in Lincolnshire as investment continues

Four Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) schools in Lincolnshire are set to be expanded as part of Lincolnshire County Council’s £86 million investment programme - to improve and develop special schools across the county - landscape architect Influence has announced. Working alongside contractor Willmott Dixon, Newark-based Influence is providing landscape design services to Willoughby School in Bourne, Eresby School in Spilsby, St Bernard’s School in Louth and The Priory School in Spalding.



Influence is seeking to appoint a proficient Landscape Architect to fulfil the role of full-time Landscape Architect, based in their growing Nottinghamshire studio. This key member of the team will have particular experience in all aspects of landscape design projects and an understanding of landscape planning. You will have a significant involvement in the delivery of projects, including communication with clients and sub-consultants. Experience in effectively managing projects to meet objectives and have a strong work ethic with the ability to prioritise multiple projects and tasks to meet tight deadlines.


Wildlife Trust launches ambitious vision for a post-Covid wildscape to replace bleak Broadmarsh Shopping Centre

Following the collapse of the operators of Nottingham’s Broadmarsh shopping centre, INTU, and the return of the site’s lease to Nottingham City Council, Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, a locally based charity which has championed wildlife in the city for over 30 years, has developed a bold vision in which this key area of the city centre site is reimagined as 100% natural greenspace.


Great Start to the New Year

On 8 January 2020, Lincolnshire County Council granted planning permission for a new Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) building, renovation works, car park enlargement and associated landscaping at Willoughby School, Bourne, Lincolnshire.


The Dragon Boat Race Newark

In September, Influence took part in the inaugural Newark Dragon Boat Festival 2019; an event organised jointly by the Children's Bereavement Centre and Beaumond House Community Hospice. The day aimed to raise funds and awareness for these important causes and was hosted at the Riverside Park and adjacent River Trent in Newark-on-Trent.