January 2019 (page 3)

Pellenc

idverde chooses Pellenc

idverde, Europe’s largest provider of grounds maintenance services and landscape construction projects, has purchased 20 Pellenc ULiB 1500 batteries...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks ago

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Court No.1 almost ready

Often called the world’s best tennis tournament, Wimbledon will be unveiling a new Court No.1 this year and the preparations are in their final...

in Tennis - 2 weeks ago

Swansea

EFL winners announced

The EFL has announced the winners of the Grounds Team of the Season award for 2018/19 in each of the three divisions

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Al Wakrah Stadium

FIFA Al Wakrah stadium

Final images of the 40,000-capacity Al Wakrah stadium – designed by the late Dame Zaha Hadid – have come to light.

in Football - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

PebbleBeach-7th

The man from Del Monte

This year, Pebble Beach celebrates its one hundredth anniversary. The course, that began life as part of the complex of the Hotel del Monte, hugs the Pacific...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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Seven-mile 'bee corridor'

A seven-mile “bee corridor” of vibrant wildflowers is being planted to encourage the insect’s population in London. The pathway for bees will be...

in Local Authority - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Bayer's new herbicide

Bayer has brought a new residual pre-emergence herbicide to the UK market, adding another product to the amenity contractor’s armoury.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

SWA ArbTrak

Greenmech do the job

A fleet of GreenMech woodchippers have been fundamental in the successful delivery of large-scale utility arb contracts for South Wales Arborists. Running...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Altcar

Toro hits the mark

The UK’s premier facility for small arms marksmanship training, Altcar Training Camp in Merseyside, recently invested in a Toro Groundsmaster 7210 and...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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Q&A with Liam James

Liam James - Ronaldo and a smell that made us ponder if he’s ever actually smelt it?

in Football - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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Bluebirds’ groundsman

Cardiff City Football Club are the only team from outside England to win the FA Cup, doing so in 1927. On a cold but pleasant Monday afternoon at the end...

in Football - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

Tranmere-Rovers-FC Sprinkler

Finding ways to be green

In these darkly surreal times, sport sometimes seems to have the answer. Not for sanity, too late indeed, but for tiny moments of bliss. In a recent Sportblog,...

in Conservation & Ecology - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Swindon-Marcus

Town confirmed winners

Swindon Town have been confirmed as winners of the Grounds Team of the Year award for League Two, one place better than last season’s efforts that saw...

in Football - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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Shane appointed HG

Shane has an excellent racing pedigree bringing with him over nine years’ experience in the industry, having worked as Racetrack Groundsman at The Curragh...

in People - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Bristol Rovers

From worst to best

The Gas' investment in a new playing surface pays off

in Football - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Gleneagles Golf Centenary B

Gleneagles celebrates

Gleneagles in Perthshire, Scotland has recently celebrated the 100th birthday of its iconic King’s and Queen’s Courses, with a little help from local...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

East Devon

Relying on reliability

East Devon District Council invests in third Toro machine

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Roundup

Roundup is not dangerous!

The US government has declared Roundup is safe - despite a movement of lawsuits from Americans claiming the weedkiller gave them cancer

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

John-Handley Spraying

Pesticides – Part 2

In his last article, Maxwell Amenity Technical Manager John Handley stated that the case in favour of chemical pesticides is that they have worked in the...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

LeisureBox-Burnley

PM opens The Box!

Prime Minister Theresa May was on hand to officially open the new Leisure Box facilities after receiving a tour of the site

in Industry News - 3 weeks ago