Local Authority (page 1)

Amenity Forum's hot topic

The management of amenity areas is a vital and important task creating safe and healthy public spaces fit for purpose. It is vital that such tasks are...

in Local Authority - 4 days, 11 hours ago

Games on at Ribble

Ribble Valley Borough Council has invested in their own Imants ShockWave to help alleviate compaction and gets games on

in Local Authority - 1 month, 1 day ago

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 Local Authority - on 13/2/19

Ransomes chosen for Espoo

Espoo, the second largest city in Finland after Helsinki, has chosen Ransomes to maintain its extensive parkland areas as well as school and nursery green...

in Local Authority - on 11/2/19

British parks need cash

Thousands of parks across Britain are in urgent need of investment to stop them falling into decline, a poll has found.

in Local Authority - on 20/11/18

Clubs threat from council

"This club is more than a 100 years old and survived two World Wars - but we're going to struggle to carry on."

in Local Authority - on 7/11/18

Northampton looking good

Northampton’s green spaces looking good with a little help from Ventrac - The best machine I’ve used in 32 years says operator Steve Glover

in Local Authority - on 8/9/18

A personal touch ...

Council groundsman Mahadev Thapa takes such pride in his work he’s built flower beds for Brecon’s Cradoc Road Cemetery in his own time

in Local Authority - on 14/7/18

SU60s make life easier

Four SU60 vacuum units from Trilo are the latest additions to fleet at the City of Wolverhampton Council, and have quickly made the momentous task of leaf...

in Local Authority - on 29/6/18

Fantastic results ...

Scarborough Borough Council’s recently appointed parks and countryside manager, Tim Allison, has invested in Toro for the first time in the form of five...

in Local Authority - on 27/6/18

HTS invests in Toro

At the NEC last year, Toro’s LT-F3000 triple flail mower stood out from the crowd to Harlow Council-founded facilities management company, HTS Group...

in Local Authority - on 26/6/18

STIHL workwear range

STIHL has expanded its range of high-visibility workwear that offers professionals the very best in comfort and mobility.

in Local Authority - on 23/6/18

Biosecurity and Brexit

UK imports of live plants have increased by 71% since 1999. There are now more than 1,000 pests and diseases on the UK plant health risk register

in Local Authority - on 8/5/18

South Staffs choose Deere

South Staffordshire Council is aiming to save £100,000 in the first year of its grounds maintenance operations coming in-house, following many years of...

in Local Authority - on 4/5/18

Clacton groundsman wins

Chris Russell has been presented with a special award for his work to maintain a popular cricket pitch in Clacton

in Local Authority - on 29/4/18

Amputation horror !

A Derbyshire man has been forced to leave full-time work and has undergone multiple operations after a horrific workplace accident.

in Local Authority - on 1/3/18

Crawley's 'Synergy'

Four Major Synergy out front mower decks are being used by Crawley Borough Council to assist in the maintenance of 2 million square metres of grass areas....

in Local Authority - on 28/2/18

Council's first-time Toro

North East Lincolnshire Council has purchased Toro for the first time, thanks to its competitive price in the tender process, and recommendations from...

in Local Authority - on 19/2/18