January 2019 (page 8)

Looking Back From Behind The 6th

Born and Bred

Wheatley Golf Club lies on the outskirts of Doncaster, South Yorkshire, sandwiched between the leisurely River Don and the busy M18. David Mears recently...

in Golf - on 29/4/19


Cater-killer threat!

A plague of toxic caterpillars which cause painful rashes and can threaten the lives of asthma sufferers has struck Milton Keynes

in Conservation & Ecology - on 28/4/19


Steve Speed tribute

Port Vale used yesterday's final home game of the season to pay tribute to long-serving head groundsman Steve Speed who is celebrating 40 years at the...

in Football - on 28/4/19


Life after chemicals

The start to spring has been far less strenuous than it was last year and, although we encountered a further blip of cold weather entering April, this...

in Editorial - on 28/4/19

IMG 3187

SISIS cover all bases

The head groundsman for De Montfort University at Beaumont Park in Leicester believes that most of his maintenance programme can be achieved by using just...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/4/19

Tony Pulis

3G Pitch at Herlingshaw

Middlesbrough FC manager Tony Pulis joined the club’s Foundation, to celebrate the opening of their newly-refurbished third generation (3G) artificial...

in Football - on 27/4/19

Elign Boys Club

Elgin buy lawnmower

Local authority budget cuts have forced a boys’ football organisation to take direct action to ensure games can still be played.

in Football - on 26/4/19

Bees- Pesticides

RSPB resigns from forum

The RSPB and dozens of environmental groups have resigned from the government’s pesticides forum after two decades claiming the use of dangerous chemicals...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 26/4/19

Lee Bennet

New man at total-play

Sports surface specialist total-play Ltd has continued the ongoing expansion of its team with the appointment of Lee Bennet in the role of Sales Development...

in Cricket - on 26/4/19

Red Kites

Facing competition

Despite breeding and reintroduction programmes, the UK’s birds of prey still face threats from unscrupulous individuals and syndicates out for personal...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 26/4/19

Gleneagles 18th

The Solheim Cup 2019

Pinnacle of women’s golf launches sustainability plan to address climate and conserve biodiversity

in Golf - on 25/4/19

Eastleigh FC Tractor

Thieves steal tractor

Staff at Eastleigh FC say they are "gutted" after a tractor worth £19,000 was stolen from their ground

in Industry News - on 25/4/19


Time of change at Woking

Quality, service and advice secures agreement plan for Toro and Reesink at Woking Golf Club

in Golf - on 25/4/19

IMG 5404

PRO 34R for Beaumont

Cameron Flitten, head groundsman at De Montfort University at Beaumont Park in Leicester, says that the new Dennis PRO 34R rotary mower is significantly...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 24/4/19

Rotherfield United

Club picks up the pieces!

Rotherfield United face a bill of up to £10,000 after vandals ploughed a car into goalposts then set it alight

in Football - on 24/4/19

Ballumbie Castle Golf Club

New homes aid golf club

A plan to build nearly 200 homes on a part of a Scottish golf course will create funding for the course to be redesigned so it can remain an 18-hole...

in Golf - on 24/4/19

How To Replacing A Sprinkler

How To -replace sprinkler

We continue our How To series in the irrigation sector. Wesley Henshaw, National Golf Sales Manager for K.A.R. UK Ltd, gives a step by step guide on how...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 24/4/19

FA Announces

FA's £376m turnover

The Football Association (FA) invested a record £128m into English football during 2017-18.

in Industry News - on 23/4/19

Core Collector ProCore 648 Hero Shot

Reesink to the core!

Reesink Turfcare has secured the UK distribution rights for Core Solutions, a core collecting blade attachment from US-based Nordic Plow

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/4/19


Cordless Grass Trimmer

The STIGA SGT 500 AE Grass Trimmer has been designed for maximum efficiency with all the advantages of battery power and is lightweight, has zero emissions,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/4/19