January 2020 (page 2)

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£2m COVID-19 fund

Sports clubs and community activity groups hit by the COVID-19 lockdown will be able to benefit from emergency funding up to £20,000, thanks to a match-funding...

in Industry News - 6 days, 17 hours ago

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Mental Health 20-kindness

Looking after ourselves has never been more important than right now. The ‘new normal’ has changed the way we live, the way we work. We’re missing...

in General Interest - 6 days, 21 hours ago

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Q&A with Michael Main

Michael Main - he never thought he would end up as a groundsman

in People - 1 week ago

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Northumbria Uni interview

Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the...

in Football - 1 week ago

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Grassroots investment

Latest report from the Grounds Management Association (GMA) reveals need for more investment, volunteers and resources to kick-start and boost grassroots...

in Football - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Dennis integral to County

Matthew Hallam, head groundsman at Notts County FC, claims that the versatile Dennis G860 cylinder mower has been a saving grace after they were unable...

in Football - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Stan's the (mower) man!

Enforced self-isolation has put lawnmower enthusiast Stan Hardwick's plans to grow his impressive collection on hold

in People - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Knighton Heath vandalised

Thousands of pounds of damage was caused to various elements of the course at Knighton Heath Golf Club in Bournemouth

in Industry News - 1 week, 2 days ago

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A cut above ...

With two sets of specially designed counter-rotating blades to minimise the scattering of debris, the new EGO Professional-X RotoCut attachment (RTX2300)...

in Parks & Gardens - 1 week, 3 days ago

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TYM’s subcompact T194

With TYM’s subcompact T194 and TS25 customers can expand their tractors’ to-do list to include mowing.

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Tributes paid to Roger

Fontwell Park have announced the death of Roger Mant - the man who kept the racecourse in fine condition for more than 40 years

in People - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Pitch perfect with Cheryl

Leicester Tigers’ longest-serving member of staff reflects on three decades in green, white and red – and why she’s determined to stick around for...

in Rugby - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Cuts like a dream

Some eBay finds are just pure gold. In this case, a vintage circa. 1971, unused and undoubtably collectable Toro 21” Greensmaster pedestrian mower, which...

in Bowls - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Competition-ready courts

As a sole Groundsman, Robin Wilcox has his work cut out looking after the 19 courts and 5 croquet lawns that make up East Dorset Lawn Tennis and Croquet...

in Tennis - 1 week, 4 days ago

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USGA joins UNSCA

As part of its mission to champion and advance the game of golf and to actively engage in the sustainability effort across the sports landscape, the USGA...

in Golf - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Rink impresses Arbroath

A Rink DS800 from Charterhouse Turf Machinery has dramatically improved the efficiency and results of topdressing the 18 greens at Arbroath Golf Links....

in Golf - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Mindless idiots

The management of Ballumbie Castle Golf Club have hit out at the ‘mindless idiots’ who destroyed the club’s brand new tee markers late last...

in Golf - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Q&A with Paul Newcombe

Paul Newcombe - I hope he doesn’t show his wife this!

in Golf - 1 week, 5 days ago

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In Jim’s footsteps

The cliff tops overlooking the English Channel is where Lee Williams met with Paul Newcombe, East Devon Golf Club’s long-serving Head Greenkeeper, whose...

in Golf - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Former Toro CEO dies

Kendrick “Ken” B. Melrose, former chairman and chief executive officer of The Toro Company, passed away Sunday, May, 3, 2020, at the age of 79.

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 6 days ago