Davy O’Connor and his son Noel run a unique contracting business in Rathnure, Co Wexford. The O’Connors specialise in tree- and hedge-related services. All jobs, from hedge-cutting to mulching and tree felling are carried out.

A passion for machinery sees Davy and Noel selling secondhand machinery on the side. Davy explained that during the busy periods from July onwards, there could be anywhere up to 10 men employed.