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Tate Fencing help out DIY SOS

DIY SOS Big Build – Tate Fencing join cause to help family from Chislehurst

We are really proud to have been given the opportunity to help out on the recent DIY SOS Big Build in Chislehurst. The team were called in to help redesign and build a home for the Newcombe family. Their youngest son, Arlo, was born with a rare lung disease and requires 24/7 oxygen support as […]

Edenbridge Show 2018

Edenbridge & Oxted Show 2018

Cabin stock sale

Log Cabin Stock Clearance

Matt Marathon Result

Well done Matt! London Marathon 2018

Massive Congratulations! to Matt from our Sales team who completed the London Marathon on Sunday in an amazing time of 3 hours 50 mins and finishing 7’070 out of 40’000 runners.          Matt has raised over £2,780.00 for Whizz-Kidz who have helped over 18,000 disabled children with equipment and life skills. What a great achievement! You can still donate to Matts Marathon […]

Budget Garden Fence Panel

Tate Fencing Budget Garden Fence Panels

Tate Fencing Budget garden fence panel specifications: Width = 6ft (1.83m) Height = 6ft (1.83m) Finish = pressure treated, tanalised green. (these panels have No capping on the top) Guarantee = These panels are sold as seen and non-returnable Availability = only while stocks last from our Flimwell branch We also have large stocks of […]

Merry Christmas from Tate Fencing

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all our Customers Would like to wish all of our customers a very Merry Christmas from all at Tate Fencing Ltd! A little reminder of our opening hours over the Christmas period; we re-open again for business from 7.30am on Wed 3rd Jan 2018.

Hamper Winner

Hamper Winner Mr Marshall

Mr Marshall being presented with a hamper. Collecting on behalf of his son Colin who was one of our Christmas Hamper winners.

Christmas hamper competition winners announced

Christmas Hamper Winners!!

We put all the entries to the Christmas hamper draw in a hat (well a Tate fencing nail tub) and went round the yard to get members of staff to select the winners… and the winners are…………… 75 – Colin Marshall – picked by Kevin & Pat in the Transport Department 198 – Shirley Dench – […]

Matt’s journey to the London Marathon 2018 – Fundraising Update

As many of you will have read in our recent post “Matt gets selected for London Marathon 2018!“, Matt from our Sales team is pushing hard to raise sponsorship for his chosen charity, Whizz-Kidz. This charity aims to help disabled children with equipment and life skills that they need to allow them to develop to their full […]

Wadhurst Bowls Annual Dinner

On 18th November, Wadhurst Bowls Club held their Annual Dinner Party to celebrate this year’s club winners – an event Gary & Vanessa Tate were lucky enough to get an invite to. Gary & Vanessa handed out the many cups & awards to the club members for their achievements throughout the 2017 season. We would […]

win a Christmas Hamper with Tate Fencing

Christmas Hamper Competition.

We are giving away 3 hampers from These hampers have have a wonderful selection of delicacies. marrying a carefully selected, delicious selection of foods with a modern take on handmade orchard crates. “To be one of 3 lucky people to receive this wonderful Christmas gift from us at Tate Fencing. Please visit the competition […]

Matt gets selected for London Marathon 2018!

We are pleased to announce that Matt from our Sales team has been selected to run in the 2018 London Marathon! His chosen charity, Whizz-Kidz, aims to help disabled children with equipment and life skills that they need to allow them to develop to their full potential. Since 1990, it is estimated that 18,000 disabled […]

Benenden bonfire

Benenden Bonfire 2017

A quick update from Benenden Bonfire on Saturday the 4th November. We donated the timber to construct the Bonfire and what a brilliant night it was! As shown here in our photo taken on the night. for more information visit

Hurst Green Football Club

Hurst Green Football Club Sponsors

We are the proud sponsors of Hurst Green Football Club. We wish them all the best for the current season. “…. and they’ve arrived! Yay!! The new HGFC jackets are now here – here are some of the U13s modelling them for us yesterday. We are so lucky to have an amazing sponsor, Tate Fencing! […]

Prepare and protect your garden fence this winter!

Tate Fencing’s Winter-ready Checklist: All Tate Fencing posts are tanalised treated to UCL4 standards, but any other fence posts and panels you may have that are not correctly treated are at risk from rot. Ensure your posts are stable. it’s vital check the condition of the wood, especially at the base of the posts (which […]

Harry Gunston

Harry’s allotment

We have just received this great message from Harry regarding his allotment. Back in March 13 year old Harry Gunston approached us for some timber to line the border of his allotment because the ones that where there had become rotten. “Thanks from Harry and me for your support in helping Harry with his allotment.  The wooden planks, […]

Nice letter from the Kent Poultry Club.

We just received a nice thank you note from the Kent Poultry Club. we are more than happy to help out:-

St Leonard’s Church of England Primary Academy allotment

A great update from Joe at St Leonard’s Church of England Primary Academy, we recently donated some timber to the Academy.  They wanted to open an allotment on site as part of raising awareness surrounding where our food comes from, promoting healthy lifestyles and enhancing outdoor learning for their children. The planters are made ready to […]

At the Wealden Times Midsummer Fair 2017

Tate Fencing at the Wealden Times Midsummer Fair 2017

What a great few days we had at the Wealden Times Midsummer Fair. A big thank you to everyone who came and visited our stand & all the new customers we spoke to. Also thanks to the Tate shed install team Matt & Shaun and Marc & Ashley from Tate Fencing Installation for putting together our great […]

Annual staff party raises money for Kent Air Ambulance

After a much enjoyable Tate Fencing & Tonbridge Fencing annual staff party 2017. We are proud to have raised £2400 via our raffle to donate to a very worthy cause the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust. The Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust provides a Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS), responding to […]

Heathfield Show 2017

What a brilliant day we had at the Heathfield Agricultural Show. Thanks to everyone who came and visited us. We are so happy to win second place for our show stand.

Heathfield Show 2017

Heathfield Show Ticket Winners

We are please to announce the winners of our Heathfield Show 2017 ticket give away. Winning a pair of tickets each:- Gary Marhall Andrew Grant Congratulations and see you at the show. Stop and visit us on show stand E71    

The finished install of Chestnut post & rail being installed by Charles in Gloucestershire

Customer feed back – Chestnut post & rail to Gloucestershire

Charles came to us to supply him some 2 rail chestnut post and rail for a job in Southrop. We were really pleased he chose to let us supply him in Gloucestershire. And even more so when he sent us some great feedback on how the finished job went. The fencing was delivered neatly on pallets on […]

Time to get out in the garden

It’s time to get out in the garden.

Spring is here! The weather is changing! It’s time to get out in the garden. With the days starting to warm up and daylight lasting that little bit longer, it’s time to get out in the garden. We have everything you need to start landscaping your garden and getting ready for the summer. Compost Bin […]

Christmas 2016 Opening Hours

Christmas opening hours

Christmas opening hours for Tate fencing, we will be close between Christmas and New year. Our last trading day will be the 21st of December and we re-open on January the 3rd. Our Flimwell branch will be open on Saturdays as usual 7:30 – 15:00 during December and January. Tunbridge Wells & Tonbridge branches will […]

garden fence damage

Fence Damage

Have you suffered damage to your garden fence in the recent storm and high winds? We stock everything you need to repair or replace your garden fencing.  

Forklift Operator Job Vacancy

Job Vacancy Forklift Operator

Forklift Operator We are currently looking for a forklift driver with previous yard experience to load customers at our Flimwell Branch. Ideally applicants will have a forklift certificate and as the job involves dealing directly with customers the right person will have a friendly and helpful manner.Timber knowledge would be an advantage, although enthusiasm to […]

Donation to Robertsbridge United FC

Great to receive a message and photo from Robertsbridge Football Club under 12’s team. “The machine poles donated for our netting to be installed round the pitch to stop the balls going on to the allotments. Posts donated & supplied courtesy of Tates… many thanks Tates” This means the under 8’s, under 9’s, under 10’s […]

Tate Fencing VS. Nikwax and Paramo – £1300.00 Raised!

We are pleased to announce the final figures for money raised by our annual Charity Football match with Nikwax and Paramo… A big thank you to everyone who helped make this event such a huge success! And thank you to Zach Baldwin for taking the time to visit us, on behalf of the Sammi B […]

Tate Fencing sponsors Funraisers Dragon Boat Festival 2016

Tate Fencing are proud to be able to sponsor the 19th Funraisers Dragon Boat Festival at Bewl Water – just minutes away from our main branch in Flimwell, East Sussex. This popular event has helped to raise over £2.5 million for hundreds of different charities and causes. The event this year – with 54 teams […]

Tate Fencing sponsor Wadhurst Bowls Club - Mixed Triples Tournament

Tate Fencing sponsor Wadhurst Bowls Club – Mixed Triples Tournament

Director and Automations Manager, Gary Tate, was only too pleased to hand out the prizes at the 2016 Wadhurst Bowls Club “Tate Fencing” Mixed Triples Tournament. This is held every year in aid of raising precious funds needed for the club. A fantastic turnout meant that the contest was hard fought over but with fine weather […]

Tate Fencing VS. Nikwax and Paramo – Charity Football Match 2016

On Sunday we held our annual Charity football match against Nikwax and Paramo. After a great match, Tate Fencing were crowned this year’s winners with a final score of 6-4! We are also pleased to announce that so far we have raised a grand total of £1000.00 for the Sammi B Foundation, in support the Transplant […]

Victoria Truman wins GOLD at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show!

We are pleased to announce that Victoria Truman has bagged herself GOLD MEDAL WINNER and BEST CAPABILITY BROWN GARDEN at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show! A fantastic achievement & we’re really pleased to have been able to support such a great project. To see Victoria’s garden & others in her category, please visit;

Tate Fencing support Victoria Truman at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

Tate Fencing is currently supporting a garden construction at the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show with a garden designer called Victoria Truman. (Built by Andrew Stringer.) Her design is ‘a contemporary homage to Capability Brown’s landscaping of our countryside… centres around serpentine, sculpted land-forms creating the illusion of a valley complete with signature trees. A […]

Tate Fencing becomes proud sponsors to The Scorpions Rugby 7’s Team!

Tate Fencing is proud to announce that we are now the official main sponsors to The Scorpions Rugby 7’s Team. The team was founded in 1997 by Ian Davies of Chichester University and during the first five years they beat Northampton Saints in Norwich and won the plate competition at the Henley international Sevens. In […]

Heathfield Show 2016

Visit us at the upcoming Heathfield Show

Make sure to come & visit our trade stand at the upcoming Heathfield Show! Saturday 28th May 2016 Little Tottingworth Farm, Broad Oak, Heathfield, TN21 8UE Open from 8am On display will be a selection of Tate Fencing products and experienced sales team who will be happy to chat fencing, gates, buildings & much more! Be […]

Tate Fencing Raises £1,854 for Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance

We would like to say a huge thank you to all staff and their partners who attended our annual party on Saturday 20th February.    Every year we aim to raise a generous sum for charities close to our hearts.   This year we chose to support the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance in loving […]

Easter Opening Hours

Good Friday – 25th March Flimwell – Open 7.30am – 3pm Frant – Open 7.30am – 1pm Tonbridge – Open 7.30am – 1pm Saturday 26th March Flimwell – Open 7.30am – 3pm Frant – Open 7.30am – 3pm Tonbridge – Open 7.30am – 12.30pm Easter Sunday – 27th March ALL CLOSED Easter Monday – 28th […]

Ex-stock Timber Building Clearance

We have a selection of products reduced for clearance. Please call one of our sales team on 01580 879 900 for more details or feel free to stop in at our Flimwell Branch to view the clearance items. Please call to confirm the item are still available. All products can also be viewed on Product Clearance […]

Have you suffered any damage from the recent weather?

Have you suffered any fence damage from the recent weather?

With the recent winds and weather you may have been unlucky enough to have suffered some damage to your garden fence. We have everything you need to repair your fencing. Ranging from concrete repair spurs, garden panels, repair brackets, tanalised treated softwood fence posts and all other fencing components which are available from stock now! […]

Updated Winter Hours

Please be aware that as from Saturday 5th December 2015 until Saturday 30th January 2016, our Frant & Tonbridge branches will be CLOSED on Saturdays. Our Flimwell branch will remain open as usual throughout this period, from 7.30am – 3.00pm. All three branches will be CLOSED for the Christmas holidays from Wednesday 23rd December 2015 […]

Edenbridge & Oxted Show Stand Winners

Edenbridge & Oxted Show Stand Winners

We had another great Edenbridge & Oxted Agricultural Show, thanks to everyone who came and visited our show stand. We had a brilliant couple of days showing off our products and giving out advise. Meeting new and exciting customers and also bumping in to some existing customers and friends. We are also extremely proud to have won 1st prize […]

Tate Fencing in Fencing & Landscape News

Fencing & Landscaping News

We are proud to feature in a great article in the Fencing & Landscape News covering our acquisition of Tonbridge Fencing. see article full size

Our next show; Edenbridge & Oxted Agricultural Show

Come & visit at our upcoming show; EDENBRIDGE & OXTED AGRICULTURAL SHOW 30th & 31st August 2015 at Ardenrun Showground, Tandridge Lane, Lingfield, Surrey RH7 6LL. Look out for our Tate flags to view a selection of Tate Fencing products or to chat fencing, gates, timber buildings & more! Further information on tickets & what else […]

Our next show; The Wealden Times Midsummer Fair!

Come & visit at our upcoming show; THE WEALDEN TIMES MIDSUMMER FAIR! 4th, 5th & 6th June 2015, at Hole Park, Rolvenden. Visit our outside stand (no.14) to view a selection of Tate Fencing products or to chat fencing, gates, timber buildings & more! Further information on tickets & what else can be found at […]

Visit us the Heathfield Show 2015!

Don’t forget HEATHFIELD SHOW is this SATURDAY 23RD MAY! Visit us to view a selection of Tate Fencing products and have a chat with some of our experienced sales team who will be happy to chat fencing, gates, buildings & much more! – Stand E79 Little Tottingworth Farm, Broad Oak, Heathfield, TN21 8UE Open from […]

NEW Garden Panel Range from Tate Fencing

The Sales team here at Tate Fencing are excited to announce our new range of Garden Panels for 2015! We can now offer a choice of FOUR NEW designs to complement any garden environment. The Arun ‘Venetian’ Panel is a modern slatted vision panel that can be used as decorative screening or an exciting alternative to […]


Before, During & After; A recent Summerhouse Installation by Tate Fencing

Take a look at these before, during & after photos from a recent completed job by our Buildings department & one of our Supply & Installation teams. We installed a non-standard Summerhouse with decked veranda (& additional storage), paved path with central circle detail & a new Wiltshire Arbour seat. Our customer was very happy […]

Tate Fencing support South East Hunts Club at Point-to-Point Races

Tate Fencing supports South East Hunts Club at Point-to-Point Races

On Sunday 22nd February 2015 at Palace Farm, Charing, Kent  Tate Fencing were proud to be able to sponsor “The Tate Fencing Ladies Open” race during the South East Hunts Club meet in Charing last weekend. A great, but perhaps a tad cold, day was had by all and we certainly enjoyed watching all the […]

Article featured in The Telegraph

Tate Fencing Compost Bin featured in The Telegraph

” Readers may know that compost is a subject close to my heart – whether made from leaves in cages, out in kitchen waste in wormeries – in plastic bins and receptacles of all sorts. It pains me, therefore, that too many allotmenters and gardeners try to make compost in uncovered open-slatted bins, and particularly […]

Tate Fencing at Tonbridge

Tates to open 3rd Supply Only Branch

TATE Fencing is delighted to announce that, as of 2nd February 2015, we have successfully acquired TONBRIDGE FENCING LIMITED. Tonbridge Fencing, now in their 60th year of successful trading, will continue to offer and carry out commercial fencing and gate automation works to the exact high standards as before. TATES will be opening a supply […]

Tate Fencing raises £1,440!

Tate Fencing Annual Party Raffle raises over £1,440 for charity!

Many, many thanks to the staff and their partners for attending the Tate Fencing annual party on Saturday night. A great time was had by all and with their help, and massive generosity, the raffle managed to raise over £1,440 which will be donated to the charities of Help for Heroes and Hospice in the […]

Compost Bin with removable slatted front

NEW Compost Bin design from Tate Fencing

895mm x 920mm, 950mm height  – £59.99 inc VAT –  This latest compost bin has been designed with input and approval from the Telegraph Gardening writer, Helen Yemm. – View our compost bin; – Visit Helen’s blog; – Read Helen’s articles for the Telegraph; The Tate Fencing Compost Bin will allow you to […]

Fence Damage Materials

Suffering from Fence damage?

Have you suffered fence damage in the recent weather? Our Sales team are ready to take your calls and supply you with the materials to help you repair or replace. Fence panels Replacement slats Arris rail repair brackets Concrete repair spurs for fence posts …to name a few available for collection today. Flimwell – 01580 […]

Edenbridge & Oxted Agricultural Show

Tate Fencing at Shows in 2014; looking back on a successful year

Throughout the year, a team of dedicated Sales staff have exhibited Tate Fencing products at a number of trade and domestic market shows throughout Kent & Sussex. These shows allow us to show off a full range of products; from garden furniture to sheds and summerhouses, from closeboard fencing and panels to log stores and arbour […]

Tate Fencing Vs Nikwax charity football match

Tate Fencing Vs Nikwax charity football match

Nikwax 5 – 3 TATE Fencing Despite the horrible weather Sunday our boys in white played their charity match against Nikwax. The final score was 5-3 to Nikwax. We would like to thank everyone for their support and generosity. £552.72 has been raised for Elise-Rose with SMA Type 1. We are awaiting to hear the […]

National Trust Knole's 200-year-old sycamore needs some special care

Tate Fencing supporting the National Trust

National Trust Knole’s 200-year-old sycamore needs some special care When approached by the national trust we were more than happy to help out and support the protection of a 200 year old sycamore tree at knole park. Installing traditional chestnut post and rail fencing around the tree, it keeps people away protecting the tree but […]