About us

Based in Shrewsbury, Shropshire and Welshpool, Powys, Lingard Farrow Styles are a registered practice of the Landscape Institute.  We are Landscape Architects and Environmental Consultants who work across the UK with a range of clients from government, to local authorities and private developers to deliver high quality and successful projects.

Peter Styles 

Dip. Hort (Kew), Dip LA, FLI, FRSA

Managing Director

Peter is a Landscape Architect, Fellow of the Landscape Institute and founder member of the Company.  He has practiced in landscape architecture for over 35 years after training in London in horticulture at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and landscape architecture at Thames Polytechnic. Peter formed the Company in 1978 with Brian Lingard. He is highly regarded by his peers as a Chartered Landscape Architect who has contributed substantially to the development of landscape architecture in Wales.

Peter is responsible for the development of the Company and his knowledge of the local communities in England and Wales has resulted in many successful urban design, landscape design and horticultural projects including historic and development projects. Peter is also a qualified horticulturist, a lecturer and an expert witness in planning appeals, criminal prosecutions and insurance claims.

Peter was elected vice-president of the Kew Guild in 2016.

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Tim Farrow

BA (Hons) LA


Tim joined the Company in 2009 after a period of private practice in Birmingham. He has a wealth of experience in landscape design and project management across a wide range of landscape and urban design projects including historic landscapes, public open space and commercial projects. Tim is also our CAD and IT manager.

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Tom Murray

MA (Cantab), MLA, CMLI

Associate Director

Tom is a Chartered Landscape Architect and has a geography degree from the University of Cambridge. He has experience of all stages of landscape design from concept through to implementation, across a range of sectors.  Tom has excellent technical skills to match, including expertise in CAD, BIM, 3D landform modelling, graphic design, photomontage and GIS.  Tom also has a talent for landscape assessment, being expert in Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) and has contributed to several Environmental Impact Assessments.

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