General-interest (page 1)


STIHL backpack batteries

STIHL has launched an enhanced version of its AR backpack battery that delivers more power for landscaping and grounds care professionals using PRO cordless...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 hours, 41 minutes ago

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Investing in grassroots

Culture secretary Nicky Morgan spoke passionately about the government’s plans to invest £550m into grassroots football and Playfinder is fully onside...

in Football - 6 hours, 41 minutes ago


Honour for Radlett CC

There will be celebrations at Radlett Cricket Club as head groundsman Nick Searle received a commendation at this year's ECB Groundsman of the Year...

in Cricket - 22 hours, 41 minutes ago

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Foley exceed expectations

Foley Company has exceeded UK market expectations heading into BTME 2020 after impressing greenkeepers with the speed and versatility of the Foley range...

in Golf - 1 day, 2 hours ago


Double launch for ISEKI

ISEKI is excited to be showcasing a new compact tractor alongside their renowned tractor range, plus a new game-changing mower at BTME 2020

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 day, 6 hours ago


Rake in or out?

Golf's classic age-old question - here's what six British greenkeepers had to say about it...

in Golf - 1 day, 9 hours ago

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MM the key to improvement

Visitors to the Limagrain UK stand (162), located in the Blue Zone at BTME 2020, can expect a range of market leading products that can significantly improve...

in Turf & Grass Seed - 1 day, 22 hours ago


Simply the best

John Stewart, from Laurieston, Falkirk, has been named the best groundsman in Spanish football in the year 2019 for his work on Deportivo Alaves’ Mendizorrotza...

in Football - 2 days, 2 hours ago

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ClearWater Expansion

ClearWater, the leading British designed and manufactured, washpad water recycling system has become a firmly established brand name in the UK since its...

in Golf - 2 days, 6 hours ago


Terrain Aeration score ..

Among the many amenities the Church Stretton has to offer, the Town Council provides facilities such as crazy golf, hard tennis courts, a bowling green...

in Aeration - 2 days, 22 hours ago


Anfield expansion

Liverpool Football Club has opened a first-stage public consultation exercise on the proposed expansion of the iconic Anfield Road Stand

in Football - 3 days, 2 hours ago

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Latest battery technology

Pellenc has announced the release of their latest battery – the ULiB 750. Extra thin, compact and lightweight, the Pellenc ULiB 750 battery revises all...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 3 days, 6 hours ago


Props and ploughers!

In his first blog for, Ian Avery, Grounds Manager at Sutton Valence School, offers some do's and dont's for looking after a rugby pitch...

in Rugby - 3 days, 9 hours ago


Gateshead Quayside Arena

Ask:Patrizia, Gateshead Council’s development partner, have awarded Sir Robert McAlpine the contract to build the ‘game-changing’ waterfront conference...

in General Interest - 4 days ago


Tributes pour in for Alan

Tributes have been paid to Alan Roberts, the man who tended to the Brewers' pitch for 30 years. Alan sadly died at home, aged 88, on 4th November

in Football - 4 days, 6 hours ago


Dons stadium setback

AFC Wimbledon has revealed that it needs to raise a further £11m by January 2020 in order to complete building work on its new stadium at Plough Lane

in Football - 5 days ago

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It's a family affair ...

We make no apologies for running this story as it perfectly highlights the importance of people behind the scenes at a sports club, no matter its size...

in Football - 5 days, 6 hours ago


Tributes paid to Derek

Derek Hughes, a long-time groundsman at Denbigh Town Football Club and a stalwart of the Llanrhaeadr Summer League team, died on Monday morning

in Football - 5 days, 22 hours ago