Pest and Pest+ are breaking the UK pest publishing mould. Together with our website we are committed to delivering a mix of unbiased news, impartial advice and topical technical features. We’re also working hard to be as inclusive as possible searching for news and views from all sectors of the pest management industry – private pest control companies, manufacturers, distributors, Local Authority units, facilities pest control, academics, regulators and consultants.
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Pest and Pest+ are published by Foxhill Publishing, an independent company owned and funded by Frances McKim and Helen Riby.
Frances and Helen have worked together in their communications consultancy business for more years than they care to mention.Projects have included the PR for the launch of Sorex International (now BASF) and for ProFume in Europe, press relations services for BPCA, CEPA and ICUP and work with Luxan (now Certis). Editor Frances has a long asscociation with pest management in the UK and internationally. She launched BPCA's Professional Pest Controller magazine in 1993 and edited it for 15 years, is a past president of BPCA and was included in the Pest Control News Hall of Fame 2008. Both Frances and Helen are founder members of Pest-Ventures.