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Groundstaff Ascot Presentation May 2019

Ascot are RCA winners

The Ascot Racecourse Groundstaff team celebrated the start of the turf flat season by lifting the Racecourse Groundstaff Award for dual-purpose racecourse,...

in Equestrian - 5 days, 19 hours ago

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MLP's April winner

Staines-upon-Thames’ Matthew Arnold Sports Centre is celebrating the start of Spring with MyLocalPitch’s April Outstanding Sports Facility Award

in Football - 6 days, 1 hour ago

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Toro at Bruntsfield

A £1.2 million investment in the 18-hole course at one of the world’s oldest golf clubs, Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society in Edinburgh, has concluded...

in Golf - 6 days, 17 hours ago

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Ash dieback's £15b cost

A team of researchers from the University of Oxford, Fera Science, Sylva Foundation and the Woodland Trust has calculated the true economic cost of ash...

in Conservation & Ecology - 6 days, 21 hours ago

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US salaries on the rise

Employers of golf course superintendents continue to reinforce the value they place in golf course facility leaders as the average annual salary for the...

in Industry News - 1 week ago

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A true vocation

For over forty years, Peter Craig has served in what he views as his vocation. Like many who have worked in this industry for such a long period of time,...

in Multi-sports venues - 1 week ago

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A bug's death!

Alex Sobel MP hosted a House of Commons debate recently about insect declines, sparked by the recent global review of insect declines authored by Sanchez-Bayo...

in Conservation & Ecology - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Fantasy Football Winners

The 2018/19 Premier League Season has drawn to a close, and with it so has the Pitchcare & Ransomes Fantasy Football League. Are you a winner?

in Industry News - 1 week, 1 day ago

BLEC Press Day

BLEC updates the media

Three years on since the announcement was made that BLEC was to become a division of the Redexim Group, the press were recently invited to an update event...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Acelepryn reapproved

The Emergency Authorisation for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, for the control of chafer grubs and leatherjacket has been reapproved for...

in Industry News - 1 week, 2 days ago

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The PGA at Bethpage Black

The veteran maintenance team at Bethpage State Park discusses getting the Black Course looking its best in a different season and on an accelerated...

in Golf - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Warwick choose INFINICUT

As part of an on-going investment programme, Warwick Independent Schools Foundation have purchased two Cub Cadet INFINICUT mowers, as well as a selection...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 2 days ago

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The heart of the village

In the pretty Staffordshire village of Abbots Bromley, teamwork has seen an ambitious plan to create a new community sports hub grow from vision to reality....

in Cricket - 1 week, 2 days ago

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EPA's green light

Agency identifies no risks to human health associated with widely used herbicide

in Industry News - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Royals pay tribute

Reading have paid tribute to Gordon 'Fred' Neate, who died last week at the age of 78. The former player and groundsman served the club for 53 years, having...

in Football - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Eddie Seaward MBE

The team at Pitchcare were saddened to hear the news that former Head Groundsman at the All-England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), Eddie Seaward MBE, has passed...

in Industry News - 1 week, 4 days ago

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We do as we're told!

It was a remark by Mark Ramprakash, England’s former batting coach, after the recent Test series defeat by West Indies which pushed one first-class groundsman...

in Industry News - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Disease management

In recent years, we’ve seen a continually changing landscape in our industry, relating most notably to the chemical armoury we have available to us....

in Tennis - 1 week, 4 days ago

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John receives award

Groundsman John Plummer was awarded the Elliott Scally Cup at an awards evening recently. The cup goes to someone at the club who deserves special...

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Slip! Slap! Swing!

Skin cancer is a global health issue and the most serious form is melanoma, which is doubling every ten to fifteen years. To raise awareness of the risks,...

in Industry News - 1 week, 5 days ago