Bowls (page 1)

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Keeping up appearances

John Brand, Greenkeeper at Topsham Bowls Club in Exeter, insists that the Dennis FT510 and the Dennis Razor Ultra 560 are helping him to keep the reputation...

in Bowls - 1 day, 10 hours ago

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SISIS; Pitmedden on track

Two SISIS machines have helped Ian Fraser, Head Greenkeeper at Pitmedden Bowls Club in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, turn around the fortunes of the green and...

in Bowls - 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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Lady Alice's Covid threat

A bowling club that has been at the heart of the Inverclyde community for over a century could be forced to close by the coronavirus

in Bowls - on 13/7/20

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INFINICUT delivers

Richard Peel Groundcare have become the latest name on the growing list of sports turf contractors to take delivery of an INFINICUT FX pedestrian mower....

in Bowls - on 23/6/20

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Youths play football

Youths have reportedly been playing football and drinking on Southbourne Bowls Club’s greens.

in Bowls - on 5/6/20

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Building the beast ...

Ford Sport and Social Club run two sites in Essex - at Basildon and Ilford. Blair Ferguson went to meet Dan James, the Head Groundsman at Ilford, to discover...

in Bowls - on 29/5/20

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Drive, determination & MM

Broomfield Bowls Club is considered to have one of the best surfaces, if not the best in the Midlands. The immaculate green is thanks to the drive and...

in Bowls - on 28/5/20

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All that I ever Wantage!

Wantage Bowling Club purchased a 22” INFINICUT FX and a selection of TMSystem cassettes last year, so their greenkeeper can now mow, aerate and verti-cut...

in Bowls - on 22/5/20

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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 - on 14/5/20

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BLECavator improves speed

Dales Sports Surfaces are the world’s leading suppliers of indoor and outdoor bowling surfaces. With an increasing number of clubs looking to convert...

in Bowls - on 17/3/20

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Blade Runner success

The Blade Runner bowling green iron has been designed to smooth the playing surface without increasing compaction and bowlers will love the finish the...

in Bowls - on 5/11/19

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Mick Balmforth RIP

Mr Balmforth, who died on Tuesday, September 10, had an association with Liversedge FC stretching back over 30 years and held the roles of secretary, groundsman...

in Bowls - on 21/9/19

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INFINICUT rotary mower

At the first in a series of launch events, Groundsmen and Greenkeepers were invited to Tottenham Hotspur FC’s training facility to see the new INFINICUT®...

in Bowls - on 25/7/19

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Improved greens

Galashiels has become another bowling club to join a growing list of those to purchase a Cub Cadet INFINICUT® mower. This time a 22” floating head...

in Bowls - on 14/6/19

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Living in the dark ages!

Members of a Norfolk bowls club feel they are "living in the dark ages" after a parish council refused to help them fund the installation of electricity...

in Bowls - on 11/5/19

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Bowling green maintenance

The joys of spring soon come round each year. The Bowling Green fraternity will soon be seen out practicing and playing on their bowling greens up and...

in Bowls - on 21/4/19

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Bowls green seminar

With the season fast approaching, an overwhelming number of greenkeepers made their way to the recent Dennis and SISIS Bowling Green Maintenance Seminar,...

in Bowls - on 2/4/19

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Deep aeration cures

Heavy downpours of rain on compacted grass areas on sports pitches, bowling greens, golf courses and amenity areas can leave standing water, rendering...

in Bowls - on 13/2/19