General Interest (page 1)

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Wales emergency NHS help

Leisure centres and stadiums are being transformed into emergency hospital wards in Wales, as part of measures to tackle the unprecedented challenges placed...

in General Interest - 3 days, 19 hours ago

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COVID-19 update

Following the ongoing situation regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), we are following the advice given by Public Health England (PHE) and the Government.

in General Interest - 4 days, 10 hours ago

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Greenkeeping update

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday evening that the country is effectively in ‘lockdown’, BIGGA has been working hard to obtain...

in General Interest - 5 days, 11 hours ago

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IOG COVID-19 update

What effect is Covid-19 having on the industry? IOG CEO Geoff Webb responds.

in General Interest - 5 days, 15 hours ago

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Covid-19 - our industry

On Friday, I emailed some of our sports turf industry professionals in all sectors, to gain an oversite on their thoughts of Covid-19 at this present...

in General Interest - 6 days, 13 hours ago

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Coronavirus' impact

In this article, Amir Somoggi, founder of Sports Value, analyses the expected economic impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on the sports industry

in General Interest - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Construction work begins

Construction work on a new indoor golf facility for Rutherglen and Cambuslang has finally teed off. Approximately 300 full and part-time jobs will be created...

in General Interest - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Could equipment help?

The ongoing Coronavirus outbreak has seen a sudden increase in enquiries for VALE Engineering of York - the UK’s leading supplier of professional weed...

in General Interest - 2 weeks ago

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Robyn the Record Breaker

Robyn Vaughan, Customer Service Desk Administrator for Limagrain UK, has broken the British record after bench pressing an incredible 100kg (that’s the...

in General Interest - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Wolves fan 100th birthday

Wolves stars, past and present, including Pitchcare's John Richards, recently came together to give a very special fan a 100th birthday surprise!

in General Interest - 3 weeks ago

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Legend can still cut it!

A cricket legend now in his mid-80s has been showing he can still manage a perfect cover drive and an excellent cut

in General Interest - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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IOG set to rebrand

Following independent research entitled ‘Groundsmanship: Sports Vital Profession’ which highlighted the urgent need for change, the IOG today announces...

in General Interest - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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March 2020 Diaries

No amount of graphs of historical data, or TV news bulletins that feature wellie-clad reporters against a backdrop of rivers that have burst their banks,...

in General Interest - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

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HG to run marathon

A dedicated groundsman who helped rescue a family of kittens will be running the London Marathon to raise money for a very worthwhile cause.

in General Interest - 1 month, 1 day ago

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Become an Alpha Dealer

Are you looking to drive your business to the next level? Find out how to become a non-exclusive Pellenc Alpha dealer and join the team

in General Interest - on 20/2/20

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National Trust turns 125

The National Trust is celebrating 125 years since it was founded, on 12 January 1895. As they mark this milestone anniversary, Director-General, Hilary...

in General Interest - on 12/2/20

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SALTEX 2019 success

Findings from the SALTEX 2019 post-show exhibitor survey have confirmed that the 2019 event was extremely valuable for a high percentage of groundscare...

in General Interest - on 9/2/20

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February 2020 Diaries

The key agronomic principle for February is to maximise recovery from winter damage whilst also protecting against inclement weather, at a time when the...

in General Interest - on 1/2/20