Are you looking for a professional tree surgeon? We provide tree services across Tyne & Wear.

South Shields based & family-ran arborist and tree surgeon. Tree pruning, tree removal, hedge trimming, hedge reduction and stump grinding.

The photo shows our son helping to pressure wash our tree surgeon truck. We always try to keep our equipment in good order.
You’ve probably seen our tree surgeon truck on the road locally!

Simple. Affordable. Trees!

Free Quotes

Book a free assessment with our qualified surveying staff and you’ll receive a free quotation within a day or two of the visit.

Online Booking

We provide an online service; quotations, booking reminders, updates and invoices are sent to your email & mobile phone.

Easy Payment

We accept debit/credit cards, bank transfers, cash or cheque; and you can pay by phone, or online.

5-stars across the board

“Fantastic job by the whole team, 3 great lads who worked well together and got the job done … cleaned up brilliantly … would definitely recommend them if you want tree work.”

Jason Burn – Google

Photo showing an arborist pruning a tree during a crown lift of a tree with a tree preservation order in North Shields.

“Made the process of pruning a large Ash tree away from the roofline in a conservation area really straightforward.”

johnnyp1970 – Google

“Excellent service, excellent communication, very professional and very tidy. Highly recommended.”

Julie Lightfoot – Google

Arborist pruning a tree to remove a storm damaged limb.

“From start to finish, these guys were so professional. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend or use them again. Many thanks for the great work lads.”

Lawrence King – Facebook

Professional Tree Services

Friendly team

Highest standards of work

Professionally qualified

First-class customer service

Our team of friendly arborists/tree surgeons/tree climbers/tree huggers deliver a high standard of work whilst our customer service team work hard to ensure our customers have a first-class experience from quote to clean up.

The photo shows an arborist from The Tree Fella NE Ltd carrying out some chainsaw work whilst climbing a tree in Hebburn.
One of our arborists making a cut with a state of the art battery chainsaw.

You can TRUST The Tree Fella NE Ltd


Our professional staff have the required qualifications to carry out the tree work we undertake.


Our team are insured should things go wrong. We’re covered by a range of insurances giving our customers peace of mind.


Our customers are your neighbours. Ask around and we’re confident we’ll be recommended.

Tree Pruning Professionals

We rely on the latest arboriculture industry best practices, expert arborist knowledge, and our dedication to customer satisfaction to uphold our reputation as expert tree pruners.

Our team are a happy & motivated bunch who’ll always deliver a first-class finish. Our tidy-ups are central to maintaining a good reputation and because we pay our staff fairly they’re always happy to go that extra mile for our customers.

The photo shows arborists from The Tree Fella NE Ltd carrying out tree pruning in South Shields.
Crown reduction work to lengthen the life of a large Wych Elm in South Shields.

“Very happy to use these guys, excellent pricing, honest and helpful. I had 3 quotes in all from different companies, The Tree Fella NE Ltd came up best, I also felt I could trust them to do a good job.”

Robert Little – Washington

Tree Removal Experts

From the first contact and through the initial assessment visit by a qualified arborist, your tree removal, and the invoice/payment process, you’ll feel like we’ve got your best interests at heart.

Our business thrives thanks to customer recommendations & referrals; our customers know we offer the tree removal service you can trust.

The photo shows a tree removal carried out in Boldon Colliery by The Tree Fella NE Ltd.
A tree surgeon’s view during the removal of a large line of conifers in Boldon Colliery.

“Great job by Simon and his team. Several trees removed and others cut back. Reasonable price and no mess left behind. Would definitely recommend. Thanks once again.”

Lesley Whitehead – Hebburn

Affordable Hedge Trimming

Super simple. We offer professional hedge maintenance services including hedge trimming, hedge removal and hedge planting.

Our experienced and professional hedge cutting company offer competitively priced hedge services across Tyne & Wear. Working with both domestic and commercial customers to plant new hedges, prune existing hedges, and remove overgrown ones.

The photo shows a tree surgeon from South Shields cutting a conifer hedge in North Shields, North Tyneside.
Annual trimming of a conifer hedge in North Tyneside to maintain our client’s desired shape.

“Quick and hassle-free service from initial enquiry… they took their time listening to what I wanted… Super impressed and I’ve gone from disliking to loving the tree…”

Lynsey J. Reay – East Boldon

Precision Stump Removal

Our stump grinding services enable stumps to be removed with ease from almost any location.

We’ll assess the access options, choose the appropriate stump removal equipment and provide a professional stump grinding service at your residential or commercial address.

The photo shows a tree surgeon using a stump grinder to remove a stump in Wallsend, Newcastle.
Our stump grinder is used to remove a cherry tree stump in Wallsend.

“Excellent! Had several conifer stumps removed, they were done in no time and left the garden tidy. Really reasonable price too. Definitely recommend.”

Jessica Cormack – South Shields

Hello, I’m Simon Forster

I’m the founding director of The Tree Fella NE Ltd. My passion for trees and hedges – and my drive to build a first-class business – has led me to build a professional team of arborists who deliver absolute quality while working safely.

When you choose to hire The Tree Fella team you know the standard you’re getting in return. Don’t just take it from me – read what your neighbours in Tyne & Wear are saying about our tree and hedge services.

If you’re looking to hire an arborist from South Shields that puts you and your trees first, tap on one of the buttons below to get in touch:

We’re local Arborists…

16 Prince of Wales Close
Tyne & Wear
NE34 6QT