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Doug's long service

Binstead-born Doug Rigby has helped develop Ryde Golf Club’s popular course into one of the best and challenging on the Isle of Wight over his 40-year...

in People - 11 hours, 9 minutes ago

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Nick Brown joins Campey

Campey Turf Care Systems has appointed well known industry figure, Nick Brown, as their new Export Sales Manager.

in People - 5 days, 11 hours ago

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Spitfires grounded

Cricket is our summer game; just not this summer. The frustration is most apparent at county level, where all 18 clubs are without income, yet having to...

in People - 5 days, 22 hours ago

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AEA new president

The Agricultural Engineers Association has now formally elected President Mr Les Malin

in People - 6 days, 11 hours ago

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Tom Flintoft passes away

It is with great sadness that we learn of the passing of former Durham County Cricket Club Head Groundsman, Tom Flintoft.

in People - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Mental health issues

“You cannot put 30kg of fertiliser in a 20kg bag. Sooner or later it is going to spill out. I just did not know how much of a mess it was going to make.”...

in People - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Familiar face returns

Turf managers in the South West of England will note the presence of a familiar face in the region after Neil Carter rejoined Symbio in a sales and advisory...

in People - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Interview: Matt Hallam

Notts County FC recently interviewed their head groundsman, Matt Hallam, to learn more about the brilliant job he and his team have done in renovating...

in People - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Q&A with Dave Saltman

Dave Saltman - do not accept an invitation to one of his dinner parties!

in People - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Dave.com

With the sale of Maxwell Amenity to Agrovista UK Ltd, the company’s former Managing Director, Dave Saltman, has now handed over the reins. Friend and...

in People - 1 week, 6 days ago

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‘A lovely guy’

A green keeper was airlifted to hospital after getting trapped by machinery at a Perthshire golf course

in People - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Gold Standard at Newclose

Back in 2008 it cost around £1.7m to build Newclose on the outskirts of Newport — a magnificent ground adopted by Hampshire and one which has put the...

in People - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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Q&A with Craig Hardy

Craig Hardy - From rallycross to an RAF pilot and across the Galaxy

in People - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Q&A with Roger Shaw

Roger Shaw – I don’t know if he knows that seagull poop is apparently good luck?

in People - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Ramside Golf Club

Ramside Golf Club in County Durham comprises two 18-hole courses, but it wasn’t always that way. Tucked away in the middle of the older Prince Bishop...

in People - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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Derby County interview

There has been over three months since Derby County's last Sky Bet Championship game, which has allowed the groundstaff to work hard on the pitch to ensure...

in People - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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Golf’s Green Spaces

Playing golf and spending time in nature could be an important solution to the predicted “tsunami of mental health problems” following the Covid-19...

in People - 4 weeks ago

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Maurice Crooks retires

For nearly 50 years he has been an unsung hero of Haydock Park racecourse making sure the course is fit for purpose for meetings.

in People - 4 weeks, 1 day ago