January 2019 (page 4)

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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 - 2 weeks, 5 days 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 - 2 weeks, 6 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 - 2 weeks, 6 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 - 2 weeks, 6 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 - 2 weeks, 6 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 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 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 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, 1 day ago

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ALS purchase GroundPro

Telford based sports contractor, ALS Contracts has taken delivery of a Maredo MT200 Flex-Verticutter to expand and update its range of scarifiers for estates,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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John Ledwidge speaks

Leicester City groundsman, John Ledwidge, admits you have to ‘nurture the pitch like it’s your baby’ as he completes 35,000 steps a day.

in Football - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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2019 Tour team

Some of you will have enjoyed the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta over the weekend. But, with the tournament being bought forward from...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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Bury FC EFL expulsion

One of England's oldest, existing professional football clubs is facing extinction and expulsion from the English Football League (EFL).

in Football - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Liverpool FC development

Liverpool Football Club has reaffirmed its intention to redevelop the Anfield Road stand this week, with ambitious new plans now under active...

in Football - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Neil Stubley

Wimbledon complaint

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal had different opinions on the Wimbledon speed surface. The Swiss player believes it got slower than the previous years while...

in Tennis - 3 weeks, 3 days ago


Playfinder July award

The Energy Box, part of Levenshulme High School in Burnage, has been given a boost after winning Playfinder’s July Outstanding Facility Award

in Football - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Redexim RTC at St Mirren

To keep on top of the maintenance of a newly-laid 4G astro surface at their Ralston Training Complex, St Mirren FC have purchased an RTC unit from Charterhouse...

in Football - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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Toro at the Bradford GC

If success is a fresh pair of eyes, then The Bradford Golf Club in West Yorkshire has well and truly succeeded since the arrival of its first Toro...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 4 days ago


RTM Show - 4th September

RTM welcome you for the biggest one-day “Live and Running” Ground Care and Turf Machinery show in the country.

in Industry News - 3 weeks, 4 days ago


Excellence personified

It would need to be something special to prise Peter Todd away from the London Club where he had 'grown' it to become a European Tour venue. So the opportunity...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 4 days ago