January 2019 (page 3)

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Q&A with Chris Ralph

Chris Ralph - Disney World with Holly Willoughby (cleared by his wife)

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Plymouth Argyle FC

Plymouth Argyle are one of two English Football League clubs in the county of Devon in south-west England; the other being Exeter City, their nearest and...

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago


Wayne's perfect pitches

Wayne Lumbard, head groundsman, Wolves, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Premier League, Groundsman, Ken Bates, Compton Park training ground, Molineux

in Football - 1 week, 6 days ago

Final Preparations Are Underway For The BMW PGA Championship 2

BMW support revealed

The Director of Golf and Greenkeeping at Wentworth Club has spoken about his pride at the return of a greenkeeper support team to assist with course maintenance...

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago


Dons training facilities

It was 12 months ago that Dons boss Derek McInnes and chairman Stewart Milne broke the ground at the Kingsford site - and much has happened since

in Football - 2 weeks ago

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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 - 2 weeks ago


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, 1 day 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, 1 day ago

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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, 1 day ago


Joyriders damage course

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

in Golf - 2 weeks, 2 days ago


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, 2 days ago

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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, 3 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, 3 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, 3 days ago


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, 4 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, 4 days ago


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, 5 days ago


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, 5 days ago


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, 5 days ago


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, 6 days ago