Meet The Team2019-02-07T15:20:04+00:00

Jon Petley

Business Owner/Climbing Arborist

After working on a farm for 15 years, Jon decided to change his career and started work for a tree surgery company. He loved the challenge of climbing trees and in 2006 he started working on his own. JP Tree and Garden Services was formed and has grown from there. Jon prides himself on quality service to customers.


  • NPTC CS – 30, 31, 38, 39, MEWP
  • Emergency First Aid at Work

Outdoor activities, Camping, Kayaking, Family, Our Small holding with Alpacas, Pygmy goats and pigs


Groundsman and 2nd Climber

Liam started working for us in 2013. Since then he has passed his Chainsaw and climbing qualifications. When Liam is in the trees or on the ground, he is committed to doing a great job for all customers.


  • NPTC Level 2 Chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting
  • NPTC Level 2 Tree climbing and Rescue
  • NPTC Chainsaw in the canopy of a tree
  • Emergency First aid



Jim joined our team in 2014 as a groundsman. Jim is highly experienced with over 10 years under his belt. Jim takes pride in maintaining private and commercial gardens, enjoying the challenge of keeping them in tip top condition. He is also a vital part of the tree team on the ground after gaining his chainsaw qualifications in 2016.


  • NPTC Level 2 Chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting
  • Emergency First aid



Tim joined our team in 2018 after completing a course in Arboriculture at Sparsholt college. Tim is a hard working climber and a great asset to the team.


  • Level 3 in Arboriculture
  • NPTC – Cross cutting and chainsaw maintenance
  • NPTC – Felling Trees up to 380mm
  • NPTC – Tree climbing and Ariel Rescue
  • NPTC – Aerial Cutting
  • Emergency First Aid

Hockey, Skiing, water sport’s and anything in the outdoors.


Lead Climber

Toby joined our team in 2017. He is a highly experience climber. He takes pride in every job and is an excellent Arborist.

Nette and the kids!

Admin and Office

Nette works hard behind the scenes making sure everything runs smoothly from day to day in the office.

Max is a vital part of the team brining humour to the daily morning briefings and Tilly is always helping.

Running, Rugby, Camping and family time in the outdoors!

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