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The perfect pitch

Is there such a thing as the perfect football pitch? Anyone who has played at The Oval Stadium, home to Glentoran FC, would say this pitch is as good as...

in People - 1 day, 18 hours ago

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Q&A - Kris Nurse

Kris Nurse - he’s a pain in the grass but is always happy!

in People - 4 days, 15 hours ago

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Big Mac for Paul Wade

Orpington Football Club’s Paul Wade has been named groundsman of the year. He beat 50 others shortlisted for the national award and was chosen by a national...

in People - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Richard Harris Retires

Richard Harris, managing director of Reesink Turfcare IRE, has announced his retirement from the company. Richard was instrumental in the development of...

in People - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Bill Elwood RIP

Scottish Rugby is saddened to learn of the death of its former Head Groundsman and Stadium Manager Bill Elwood. He passed away last month aged 80

in People - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Spotlight on Chris Turpie

Chris Turpie, amenity specialist for Agrovista Amenity, provides an insight into his career to date, his varied client base, and his pride at building...

in People - 2 weeks ago

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Changes at John Deere

John Deere has announced a change to its senior management affecting the leadership in Region 2 (Europe and the CIS). Alejandro Sayago is appointed Vice...

in People - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Phil Self joins Iseki

ISEKI UK & Ireland has appointed the well-known industry figure Phil Self as Technical Sales Demonstrator to further increase the support for the dealer...

in People - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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K Club to Colombia

Eamonn McCarthy is originally from Bantry Bay in West Cork, but now lives in Bogota, Colombia, with his wife and their new baby girl. He works at Country...

in People - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Rain Bird appointment

Lukas Böttcher has been appointed by Rain Bird Europe as Golf Sales Specialist for Germany and Switzerland.

in People - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

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Ariens appointment

AriensCo has announced the appointment of Brad Stiles as Director of Sales and Marketing EMEAA, reporting to Vice President Darren Spencer, who adds “The...

in People - 3 weeks ago

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Hats off to Mark

Like all sports, racing is facing up to big changes thanks to Coronavirus. One of National Hunt’s best-loved courses is preparing for an extra change....

in People - 3 weeks ago

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First Muslim referee

The UK's first Muslim female referee says she is aiming to officiate at the highest level, and she has encouraged other women to follow her path.

in People - on 18/8/20

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Tributes paid to 'Fiti'

Tributes have been paid to a ‘cricket legend’ who dedicated himself to Boldon Cricket Club for over 60 years

in People - on 16/8/20

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Musselburgh jobs threat

Staff at Musselburgh Racecourse are facing redundancy less than two months after the course was taken over by Chester Race Company

in People - on 14/8/20

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New Directors for STRI

STRI Group has announced the appointment of two new company directors to its board

in People - on 12/8/20

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Coming full circle

It is quite rare that life goes full circle. Even more rare is a career in Greenkeeping that begins by jumping on a one-way flight to Australia with a...

in People - on 12/8/20

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Andy heads up St George's

Andy Gray has been appointed head of grounds and estates for St George’s Park, the home of 27 England teams and FA Education

in People - on 10/8/20