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ICL School Seminar Shines

In what turned out to be the hottest day of the year, the 2019 ICL Independent School Seminar, held at the illustrious Cheltenham College, saw a record-breaking...

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Planting an orchard

With the move towards sustainability, wildlife encouragement and protection and membership enhancement, how many have considered planting an orchard? As...

in Schools & Colleges - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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Matt completes his 100th

It has taken him 26.2 years, but Matt Pullen, head groundsman at The Leys School, completed his 100th marathon last Saturday

in Schools & Colleges - 3 weeks ago

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Q&A with Andrew Woodhall

Andrew Woodhall - Hizzy, Stalker, Nell and Elmer!

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/7/19

Howzat

Straight shooting

Pocklington School is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3-18. Located in Pocklington, a pleasant, small market town able to...

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/7/19

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PRO 34R for Warwick

Duncan Toon, Grounds Manager for Warwick Independent Schools Foundation, says that when he heard rumours about the new Dennis PRO 34R rotary mower, he...

in Schools & Colleges - on 16/7/19

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Battery power testing

One noticeable development in groundcare machinery has been the emergence of a wide range of battery powered professional tools, so we invited five leading...

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/7/19

ISEKI Truro School

Iseki at Truro School

ISEKI UK & Ireland, recently sold an ISEKI SXG323 19hp High-tip to Truro School, to help maintain their grounds, formal gardens and over 40 acres of sports...

in Schools & Colleges - on 20/6/19

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Terrain back at Cambridge

Cambridge University Botanic Garden welcomes 300,000 visitors a year, making it the most visited university botanic garden in the UK. Situated in the centre...

in Schools & Colleges - on 17/6/19

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Holmewood House School

This non-selective boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 3-13, set in thirty-two delightfully green acres on the southern fringe of Kent’s...

in Schools & Colleges - on 17/6/19

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MM proves its worth

Grounds manager Andy Richards claims that Limagrain UK’s MM brand of grass seed has proved time and time again, to be the best mixtures for the sports...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/6/19

Ben Grigor

Q&A with Ben Grigor

Ben Grigor - some unpublishable bad habits - and no good ones to speak of!

in Schools & Colleges - on 10/6/19

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Queen Ethelburga’s

Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate, an independent day and boarding school, is set in a 220 acre estate at Thorpe Underwood, North Yorkshire in rolling countryside....

in Schools & Colleges - on 10/6/19

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Dennis PRO 34R

After a long-term search for the ultimate rotary mower, Andy Richards - grounds manager at Shrewsbury School, believes that he has finally found what he...

in Schools & Colleges - on 3/6/19

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Warwick choose INFINICUT

As part of an on-going investment programme, Warwick Independent Schools Foundation have purchased two Cub Cadet INFINICUT mowers, as well as a selection...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/5/19

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SISIS cover all bases

The head groundsman for De Montfort University at Beaumont Park in Leicester believes that most of his maintenance programme can be achieved by using just...

in Schools & Colleges - on 27/4/19

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Howzat for a job title?

To provide sporting excellence over a number of years takes certain skills and qualities. Often these qualities need to be present not only in the athletes...

in Schools & Colleges - on 19/4/19

Testbourne Community School

3G pitch in Whitchurch

BBC Sport presenter Mike Bushell officially opened Testbourne Community School’s new floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP)...

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/3/19