Autumn is a favourite time of year for me as the trees become transformed with their display of colour and the heavy spring/summer workload of mowing,...
in Editorial - on 31/10/16
With more and more headline sport being broadcast on Pay TV, is this having an affect on the Government’s participation targets and also the continued...
in Editorial - on 5/9/16
As I pen this foreword, I’m sat in a 9-tonne excavator at Shrewsbury Town’s training ground, moving lorry loads of sand; forty-one articulated lorry...
in Editorial - on 29/8/16
Fantasy Football 2016 Competition Opens!
in Editorial - on 1/8/16
This year has seen an extremely slow start to spring. What a contrast to last year, where temperatures from the 1st March were hitting 20+ degrees
in Editorial - on 27/4/16
Pitchcare’s Alice Northrop continues her investigations into just who is responsible for the policing of professional pesticides. Spurred on by the responses...
in Editorial - on 27/2/16
The weather through January and into February continued to be challenging for everyone involved in getting turf ready for play. The continual bombardment...
in Editorial - on 26/2/16
Spot the Ball makes its return to coincide with the RBS 6 Nations, giving you the chance to win a £50 Pitchcare voucher to spend in our Online Store.
in Editorial - on 24/2/16
Just who is responsible for policing the mis-selling and misuse of pesticides? Alice Northrop tried to find out and, six months later and having been passed...
in Editorial - on 2/1/16
Okay, not a legend but, apparently, a visionary!
in Editorial - on 30/12/15
Alex Meacock was a course member on this year’s British Guild of Agricultural Journalists’ John Deere Training Award for potential agricultural, horticultural...
in Editorial - on 23/11/15
One of my colleagues recently called me a ‘dinosaur’ for not embracing social media
in Editorial - on 9/11/15
Being immersed in football groundsmanship once again has meant head down and back to match day deadlines
in Editorial - on 28/10/15
BBC 4 showed a documentary entitled 'Dark Side of The Greens', in which investigator and documentary journalist Anthony Baxter - he of ‘You've Been Trumped’...
in Editorial - on 1/10/15
The recent Women’s World Cup, hosted by Canada, will be seen as a watershed event for the game. Yet FIFA attracted much criticism for its insistence...
in Editorial - on 24/9/15
Pitchcare’s Alice Northrop looks at the hoops, hurdles and barriers that a club volunteer must navigate before he or she can actually ‘volunteer’...
in Editorial - on 7/9/15
Sports Diaries go Live
in Editorial - on 1/9/15
As the managing director of a small to medium sized business - as defined by Brussels - I am constantly reminded of my responsibilities to the eighty odd...
in Editorial - on 27/8/15
In the third of a series of three, Mike Atherton looks at the Peak Phosphorus Debate and, having followed many paths in his quest to quench his unrelenting...
in Editorial - on 10/8/15
Just a reminder that our Pitchcare August Sports Pitch Diaries are now live and available for viewing.
in Editorial - on 1/8/15