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South West Show a grower!

South West Growers Show expands to include amenity and landscape sectors for 2017

in Industry News - 4 hours, 44 minutes ago

Groundsman jail sentence

A former groundsman at Derbyshire CCC has been given a prison sentence after sabotaging the club’s pitch in revenge for his sacking.

in Industry News - 2 days, 22 hours ago

SMC defence to KCOM

The SMC has filed its full defence against two groundsmen who claim they were unfairly dismissed.

in Industry News - 3 days, 2 hours ago

Villa groundy impresses

The master behind the creation is Keith Smith, greenkeeper at Edgbaston Golf Club and part-time groundsman at Aston Villa.

in Industry News - 3 days, 18 hours ago

Groundsman wins £1m

A Boxford groundsman who found a winning lottery ticket stuffed in his wallet a month after the draw says the windfall “will take a while to sink...

in Industry News - 5 days, 16 hours ago

Birmingham lone bid?

Birmingham looks set to be the only bidder for the 2022 Commonwealth Games because Kuala Lumpur is not expected to receive the support of the Malaysian...

in Industry News - 1 week, 2 days ago

Kubota tackle rural crime

Kubota UK’s continued commitment and investment has been raised once again after the leading machinery manufacturer announced its adoption of the official...

in Industry News - 1 week, 3 days ago

SCH to the rescue AGAIN!

For the second time in just a few weeks, an SCH (Supplies) Ltd delivery driver has gone to the rescue of a stricken motorist in dramatic circumstances

in Industry News - 1 week, 5 days ago

Golfer thanks life-saver

A pub landlord has been reunited with the greenkeeper who gave him life-saving CPR when he collapsed on a golf-course and 'died' for 18 minutes

in Industry News - 1 week, 5 days ago

Birmingham 2022 Games

Birmingham has beaten Liverpool in a two-horse race to be named the preferred candidate city for the UK’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

in Industry News - 1 week, 6 days ago

Lord's start hunt

Lord's legendary groundsman Mick Hunt, who has worked at cricket's headquarters for 48 years, is preparing to retire after next summer - one year short...

in Industry News - 1 week, 6 days ago

Success at RTM show

Pitchcare attended the 16th RTM amenity & groundcare show, in rural Buckinghamshire yesterday, which was hailed a success by visitors and exhibitors...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Pesticides in the UK

The Report combines the Forum’s annual and indicators reports. It outlines progress made with activities promoting the sustainable use of pesticides,...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Reesink finance announced

Reesink Turfcare has announced four new Toro finance schemes offering six ways to pay

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

RCA sponsors continue

Pitchcare, Watt Fences and Fornells will once again sponsor the Racecourse Groundstaff Awards for 2017

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Grassroots Round Table

The provision of sports surfaces at the lower levels is often hampered by little or no budget, poor equipment and volunteers simply doing it for ‘the...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Alexander bids for gold

The team behind Birmingham's bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games has denied that an expanded Alexander Stadium could become a white elephant, saying it...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

September Pitch Diaries

September 2017 Sports Pitch Maintenance Diaries

in Industry News - 3 weeks ago