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John Moverley3

Change for amenity

Change can create uncertainty and concern but how different is this to where it has always been? Change is inevitable; it is how we respond that really...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 1 week, 6 days ago

DittonServices

Jimmy the Mower

A grass cutter whose efforts in creating a pitch "fit for Wembley" for children has been invited to cut the stadium's pitch for real

in Football - 2 weeks ago

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Shilts opens sports hub

England men’s all-time record appearance holder, Peter Shilton OBE, opened a new multi-million-pound sports hub in Manadon, Plymouth recently

in Football - 2 weeks ago

Battery-equipment All-machines

Battery power testing

One noticeable development in groundcare machinery has been the emergence of a wide range of battery powered professional tools, so we invited five leading...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks ago

HaddingtonGC

Joyriders damage course

A golf buggy and a putting green at Haddington Golf Club have been left damaged by joyriders.

in Golf - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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Blooming verges

A long-running campaign encouraging councils to let neatly-mown grass verges become mini meadows where wildflowers and wildlife can flourish appears to...

in Local Authority - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Neil Stubley

Centre Court steamed!

Wimbledon’s famous Centre Court has been steam cleaned to kill off any nasty pests lurking beneath the surface, head groundsman Neil Stubley said

in Tennis - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

GKB Renovator - Hybrid

GKB adaptable scarifying

Encountering problems with a compacted synthetic or hybrid turf pitch? Is the compacted infill layer responsible for reduced water permeability?

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Iestyn Carpenter And Duncan Brown With With Corhampton Information Boards

Scrape out a future

Corhampton Golf Club in Hampshire won this year’s prestigious Syngenta Operation Pollinator Award, presented at BTME. However, its work in pioneering...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

IanDarler

Ian Darler video

Cambridge United groundsman Ian Darler tells BBC Look East he has lived "a boyhood dream" looking after the Abbey Stadium pitch for 40 years

in Football - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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BPF respond to the BBC

The BBC’s War on Plastic programme highlighted many important issues and clearly tapped into the concerns of a lot of people. Addressing many of these...

in Conservation & Ecology - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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Campey's Uni-Scratch

Campey Turf Care Systems’ latest innovation, the Uni-Scratch, is the ideal solution for those looking for a professional and effective maintenance of...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Iseki-DavidWithers

Extending dealer coverage

ISEKI UK & Ireland, distributors of ISEKI compact mowers and tractors is looking to expand its dealer network over the next few years to further increase...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Lords-Cricket-ground

July 2019 Pitch Diaries

June gives way to July and as the astrological summer begins (June 21st), the meteorological summer has been in full swing since the 1st of June. A period...

in General Interest - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

NottsForest

City Ground update

Plans to redevelop Nottingham Forest's City Ground have moved a step closer after the Football League club was granted a new 250-year lease for the stadium...

in Football - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Paul Heck

Heckingbottom returns

Hibernian manager Paul Heckingbottom was impressed by the quality of grass pitches now available to community footballers at Ryhill FC. The Barnsley native...

in Football - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Nene Golf

Toro is the dogs!

The family-managed duo of golf courses, Thorpe Wood Golf Course and Orton Meadows Golf Course in Peterborough, continues its joint ambition to switch to...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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UK accused of 'eroding'

The UK has been accused of “silently eroding” key environmental and human health protections in the Brexit-inspired rush to convert thousands of pages...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

James-Grundy Brain-Montage

Maintaining sportsturf

Maxwell Amenity Senior Technical Manager James Grundy encourages the examination of one’s own thoughts and perceptions with respect to some fundamental,...

in Training & Education - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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Lowdham CC back home

Just two weeks ago a Nottinghamshire cricket club saw its ground completely flooded after downpours hit the region. But already, after the pitch at Lowdham...

in Cricket - 3 weeks ago