In 1953, our founder, Laurie Stanton Hope diversified his small contracting business to include the supply and maintenance of specialist tools and equipment. Although the contracting side of the business has been discontinued long since, the tools and equipment side goes from strength to strength. Today, we are one of Britain's leading suppliers of forestry equipment.

With our wealth of experience in this market, we are able to source an increasingly wide and varied range of items to suit modern needs. We continue to specialise in the supply of goods direct to professional users throughout the U.K. and overseas, so, whatever your need, from protective clothing and chainsaws to tree shelters and guards, from hand tools to sprayers, marking paint and measuring instruments, try us - we're here to help.

As the foremost forestry equipment suppliers, we are agents for Husqvarna, Stihl and Echo chainsaws, brushcutters, hedgetrimmers and clearing saws. Chainsaw bars, chains and accessories from Oregon, Bahco, Echo, Stihl and Husqvarna are also stocked for UK and export.

Protective clothing (PPE) and boots from leading brands including Stihl, Husqvarna,  SIP, Workware, Haix, Harkie, Stein, Meindl and Arbortec are available, either via our mail order service, or at our trade counter.

We also stock tree guards, shelters and ties, sprayers, fencing tools, hand tools, lubricants, pruning tools (including the superb Silky, Felco, Cutting Edge and Bahco saws and loppers), axes, scythes and slashers, rope (including New England, Marlow and Yale).

Marking and measuring tools including relascopes, Suunto compasses and clinometers, diameter tapes, timber tags – aluminium and Latschbacher types – scribes and measuring tools and forestry publications. We have a wide range of climbing aids for arborists, with Petzl items and karabiners, as well as DMM, ISC, Willans and Komet.



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11 Seax Ct,
SS15 6LY

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Environmental policy statement

Stanton Hope is an environmentally conscious organisation, which acknowledges the impact that our operations may potentially have on the environment.  

The clear objective of Stanton Hope is to minimise any impact on the environment by:

• Preventing pollution, reducing waste and ensuring that wherever practical, measures are implemented to protect and preserve natural habitats, flora and fauna;

•  Considering the effects that out operations have on the local community;

•  Taking action to eliminate or reduce, as far as practicable, any potentially adverse environmental impacts;

•  Promoting environmental awareness amongst our suppliers, contractors and partners by implementation of operational procedures;

•  Seeking to work in partnership with the community by behaving in a considerate on socially responsible manner;

•  Ensuring effective and expedient incident control, investigation and reporting.

Management and supervisory staff have responsibilities for the implementation of the policy and must ensure that environmental issue are given adequate consideration in the planning and day to day supervision of all work.

Stanton Hope will fully comply with the duties placed upon it within the requirements of Statutory Legislation, whilst at all times complying with, as a matter of best practice, the requirements and duties set out within Approved Guidance as issued by the Environment Agency and other organisations. As part of Stanton Hope’s commitment to maintaining the highest levels of environmental management, it is the intention that Stanton Hope will work towards environmental management systems compliant with ISO 14001.

All employees and sub-contractors are expected to co-operate and assist in the implementation of this policy, whilst ensuring that their own works, so far as is reasonably practicable, are carried out without risk to themselves, others or the environment, This includes co-operating with management on any environment related matter.

Stanton Hope will take all practical steps to ensure that potential hazards and risks to the environment are identified and that suitable and effective prevent and control measures are implemented. All employees will be provided with the necessary resources, equipment, instruction and training to fulfil the requirements of this policy.

The Directors have overall responsibility for all environmental matters. The operation of this policy and associated procedures will be monitored and reviewed on a regular basis to ensure that they remain current and applicable to Stanton Hope’s activities. This policy has been endorsed by the Directors who give their full support to the implementation of the policy.

Health and safety policy statement

The Management of Stanton Hope are fully aware of their responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and subordinate legislation.

They are committed to managing its activities so that they present an acceptably high level of protection for the Health and Safety of its Employees, Customers, the General Public and Environment.

The Directors regard this objective as a key management responsibility ranking equally with the other main objectives of the Organisation. In order to ensure that this aim is met, the Organisation will:

1.     Provide, maintain and encourage, as far as is reasonably practical, safe methods of work, safe working conditions and a healthy environment.

2.     Provide such health and safety training or instruction as may be necessary to personnel at all levels.

3.     Provide means of consultation on health and safety maters for all employees.

4.     Provide and display such written instructions as are necessary to assist in the regulation of health and safety practices and operations.

5.     Promote personal responsibility and effort on the part of the employees and members of the public.

Stanton Hope believes that all injuries at work are preventable and wish to actively promote the highest level of safety awareness and individual accountability.

Although ultimate responsibility for Health and Safety rests with the Directors, all employees have a shared responsibility to maintain high standards of health and safety and environmental protection.