January 2019 (page 5)

Haydock Park Maurice Crooks 2

Meet "Mr Haydock"

Maurice Crooks even lives in a cottage on the edge of the St Helens venue, and counts legends like Lester Piggott, Ruby Walsh and Harvey Smith among his...

in Equestrian - 3 weeks, 6 days ago


Save with Otterbine

It’s taken a little time to warm up this year (unlike last year!), but British Summer Time is in full swing and water management specialist Otterbine...

in Golf - 4 weeks ago

J H Tree 2

GreenMech tick the boxes

A GreenMech Arborist 130 woodchipper is proving to be a real workhorse for J H Tree Services. Conducting works for a variety of domestic and commercial...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 4 weeks ago

Manor-GC Rob-Preston

Q&A with Chris Ralph

He’s a family man who loves the gym and NASA

in Golf - 4 weeks ago

Manor-GC Pond

Manor House GC

The beautiful Cotswold village of Castle Combe is perhaps best known for its motor racing circuit, but nestled away in 350 acres of rolling Wiltshire countryside...

in Golf - 4 weeks ago


Toro win at Sherborne GC

2019 brings plenty to celebrate for Sherborne Golf Club. A 125-year anniversary, a Toro machinery fleet update and recognition for the club’s young greenkeeping...

in Golf - 4 weeks, 1 day ago


Mulgrave's new pitch

Football Foundation Ambassador, Chris Powell, believes around-the-clock access to new all-weather playing facilities will help develop students at Mulgrave...

in Football - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

ALS Contracts - Lucky 7

The Magnificent 7

ALS Contracts’ fleet of machinery has again expanded with the addition of two new Wiedenmann Terra Spike XD6’s now taking the fleet to seven Wiedenmann...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Sit Fully Ssealed Bunker

Durabunker signs up

Bunker design and construction specialist Durabunker Ltd has pledged its commitment to members of the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association...

in Training & Education - 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Saffrons Aerial

Spice of life at Saffrons

This delightful multi sports venue on the south coast was, and still is, part of the Duke of Devonshire’s estate, where in Victorian times the most expensive...

in Football - 4 weeks, 2 days ago

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SAS appreciate Ventrac

The SAS Institute, based at Medmenham, near Marlow in Buckinghamshire, is the latest organisation to purchase a Ventrac 4500 compact tractor and attachments....

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 month ago


SPPS sprayer options

The SPPS, a self-propelled pedestrian sprayer from Techneat Engineering, aimed at lawn care professionals and already in use at many leading UK and Overseas...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 month ago

Lee Morgado-Richard Campey-John Campey,-Julia Campey--July-2019 Rt

Julia becomes MD

Julia Campey has been appointed as the new managing director of Campey Turf Care Systems, with former MD, Richard Campey, taking the position...

in Industry News - 1 month ago

Eaton TMSystem 1

TMSystem™ for Eaton GC

The combination of UltraGroomer™ and SMARTVibe™ cassettes from the TMSystem™ have been the key to removing lateral growth and increasing green speed...

in Golf - on 18/7/19

Sam Horner Joins Limagrain UK

Sam joins Limagrain

Limagrain UK has announced the appointment of Sam Horner as its new amenity seed specialist covering the south of England

in People - on 18/7/19

Edgbaston Cricket Stadium

Gary Barwell podcast

James Buttler, the Cricket Badger, is joined by Gary Barwell, the Head Groundsman at Edgbaston Stadium to fight back against criticism of pitches during...

in Cricket - on 18/7/19

Jacobsen - Golf Groendael

Success in Holland

Perfection is the minimum requirement at Wassenaarse Golf Groendael in The Netherlands, and a new fleet of Jacobsen mowers will be contributing towards...

in Golf - on 18/7/19



Travelling miles to access all-weather sporting facilities is a thing of the past for the residents of Launceston in Cornwall thanks to the opening of...

in Football - on 17/7/19

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Toro 100 years in golf

It doesn’t seem like five minutes ago the occasion of Toro’s 100 years in business in 2014 was marked. But now it’s time to celebrate the company’s...

in Golf - on 17/7/19

Scunthorpe United Stadium23

New stadium for The Iron?

Scunthorpe United has received planning consent for a new £30-million stadium almost a year after submitting plans to North Lincolnshire Council. An application...

in Football - on 17/7/19