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GIS changes discussed

Transcript of Twitter chat with golf association leaders on changes to Golf Industry Show for 2020

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 4 days ago


FA Award Winners 2019

The Football Association's (FA) Groundsperson of the Year Awards is a nationwide competition for non-league football groundsman. The Awards recognise the...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

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GXi8 21 greens in a day

Early last year, Wiedenmann’s Terra Spike GXi8 HD was shown on Twitter in full working mode, a cup of coffee balanced as it made its way across a green....

in Golf - 2 weeks, 5 days ago


September 2019 Diaries

September marks the beginning of autumn and, for the wild grass plant, a time for May’s flush of growth, June’s fluorescence of flowering and July’s...

in General Interest - 2 weeks, 5 days ago


Inverness remote mower

Highland Council is planning to use a £40,000 remote-control lawn mower to target difficult-to-reach steep slopes around Inverness – including the city’s...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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UK’s greenest facility

Groundbreaking ceremony marks start of work on one of the UK’s greenest sports facilities at the University of Portsmouth.

in Synthetics - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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All’s well for Chigwell

Chigwell Golf Club in Essex has taken delivery of its second Toro fleet as it proves itself a winner in the eyes of its membership

in Golf - 3 weeks ago


View them differently!

This is the time of year when people start to ask, 'what's the point of wasps?' The answer may surprise you

in Conservation & Ecology - 3 weeks ago


Blinding us with science?

The EPA’s long awaited - and very overdue - study on rubber crumb was released in July; or at least Part 1 was. The 300+ page document is not exactly...

in Synthetics - 3 weeks ago

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Fire destroys workshop

A fire has wrecked a workshop and maintenance equipment at Fakenham Racecourse overnight

in Industry News - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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Sid Arrowsmith retires

Well known in the greenkeeping industry for his work at Frilford Heath Golf Club and as a president of BIGGA, Sid Arrowsmith has retired after working...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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John Deere at Princes GC

With 27 holes on modern championship links, the undulating coastal course of Princes Golf Club, Sandwich is more than a challenge for playing members and...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 1 day ago


New all-weather pitch

Molly Fairbairn, England U16 Hockey player, recently visited her old school, Highfield and Brookham, to mark the start of the construction of their new...

in Schools & Colleges - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Hayter donates mower

Hayter, maker of the finest lawnmowers, is proud to support charitable greenkeeper Jack Percival in his quest of donating free gardening services to people...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Gleneagles Solheim ready

When Scott Fenwick started working at Gleneagles 39 years ago, the Solheim Cup was still a decade away from being first played.

in Golf - 3 weeks, 2 days ago


It’s a no-brainer

With all the doom and gloom in the public media - Hong Kong, Brexit, mass shootings, British Airways etc. - I’m pleased to say that, all in all, this...

in Editorial - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Teesside’s transformation

In the last 10 years Teesside Golf Club at Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees has undergone the biggest transformation of any club in the area, both on and off...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 3 days ago


Campey heads to Europe

Campey Turf Care Systems is set to take their Dakota, Air2G2 and Campey range of machines to National Grasdag, Belgium and Groen Techniek, Holland, in...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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1000th Training course

Grounds Training achieved the 1000th accolade whilst delivering an Initial Sports Line Marking customised course, accredited by Lantra. Over the past thirteen...

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Aberdeen training ground

For the first time in their 116-year history Aberdeen have their own training complex and chief executive Duncan Fraser insists it will be the envy of...

in Football - 3 weeks, 4 days ago