January 2019 (page 7)

Edgbaston Golf Club

Toro plan for Edgbaston

Having been at Edgbaston Golf Club for 31 years, course manager Eddie Mills knows more than anyone what’s best for the club, which is why he recently...

in Golf - on 12/7/19

Ransomes Jimmythemower

jimmythemower visit

After seeing Jimmy Broadhouse's ‘Wembley pitch finish’ tweet, Ransomes Jacobsen invited 'jimmythemower' to their Ipswich factory to see how his famous...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 12/7/19

Berkhamsted Hiseman Reels

Berkhamsted GC irrigation

Berkhamsted Golf Club has installed a comprehensive new irrigation system which will see a seven-fold increase in sprinklers and better playing conditions...

in Golf - on 12/7/19

UttoxeterCC

Uttoxeter CC's new home

After a long search for a new ground, Uttoxeter Cricket Club had finally found a suitable home, but it was in a state of disrepair. Fortunately, an army...

in Cricket - on 11/7/19

Playfinder Womens Sports

Women's grassroots sport

In the midst of Women’s World Cup fever, new Playfinder service aims to level the playing field for Women's grassroots sport.

in Multi-sports venues - on 11/7/19

Brightongroundsmen2

Groundstaff battle BHA

Three groundsmen sacked by Brighton and Hove Albion (BHAFC) over the leaking of team sheets have said they are fighting to clear their name

in Football - on 11/7/19

BurghBoysClub

OAP transforms pitch

Burgh Boys Club 2006 has set up home on the field on Toryglen Road after local man Eddie Smith spearheaded a restoration project

in Football - on 10/7/19

Deere-CMAE MENA Workshop

JD & CMAE workshops

The recently formed Club Managers Association of Europe – Middle East & North Africa Region (CMAE MENA) has held its first club education seminars under...

in Industry News - on 10/7/19

AllanVollans

BEM for Alan Vollans

Dedicated cricket man Alan Vollans has been awarded a British Empire Medal in the Queen's Birthday Honours for services to the game and the local...

in Cricket - on 10/7/19

Celtic-Manor Pond

MBE of the Manor

Jim McKenzie MBE, Director of Golf Courses and Estates Management at The Celtic Manor Collection, is the latest of our Keynote interviewees. He speaks...

in Golf - on 10/7/19

NFL White Hart Lane-4386

NFL makes its debut

The NFL made its debut at the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium last week, when 150 teenagers took part in NFL Academy: Stadium Showcase, the final tryout...

in Football - on 9/7/19

Neil-Wood Brechin-FC

Groundsman gets creative

This video shows the astonishing lengths a 'bored' lower league football groundsman went to create the perfect pitch at Brechin City FC.

in Football - on 9/7/19

15716118-7220337-Gary Barwell The Edgbaston

Nearly scuppered!

Edgbaston groundsman reveals the challenges of preparing pitch for World Cup cricket as unseasonable bad weather almost scuppered their first World Cup...

in Cricket - on 8/7/19

Plymouth-Argyle-FC Chris-Ralph-2

Q&A with Chris Ralph

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

in Football - on 8/7/19

Plymouth-Argyle-FC Stand-2

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 - on 8/7/19

Wolves-Wayne

Wayne's perfect pitches

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

in Football - on 7/7/19

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 - on 7/7/19

DonsStadium3

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 - on 6/7/19

John Moverley3

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 - on 6/7/19

DittonServices

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 - on 5/7/19