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Eddie Seaward, front courts

Eddie Seaward MBE

The team at Pitchcare were saddened to hear the news that former Head Groundsman at the All-England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), Eddie Seaward MBE, has passed...

in Tennis - 1 week, 4 days ago

Edgbaston-Priory Worm-Cast-Clearing

Disease management

In recent years, we’ve seen a continually changing landscape in our industry, relating most notably to the chemical armoury we have available to us....

in Tennis - 1 week, 4 days ago

WimbledonCourt1

Court No.1 almost ready

Often called the world’s best tennis tournament, Wimbledon will be unveiling a new Court No.1 this year and the preparations are in their final...

in Tennis - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Wimbledon Expansion

Wimbledon plans to expand

Wimbledon's expansion plans have taken a step forward after a neighbouring golf club voted to sell its land.

in Tennis - on 17/12/18

Limagrain-AELTC

Limagrain's AELTC event

Limagrain UK recently hosted an event at the All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon, in which a number of independent school groundsmen were treated to...

in Tennis - on 12/10/18

Wimbledon HangingBaskets

Wimbledon bid £65 million

The world’s most prestigious tennis tournament has made a massive £65 million offer to a local golf club which, if accepted, will result in a windfall...

in Tennis - on 10/8/18

BBCNeil

Recipe for perfect grass

The BBC are currently showing a four and a half minute video on groundsmanship as part of its BBC Ideas series

in Tennis - on 3/7/18

NeilStubley

Head groundsman confident

Wimbledon’s head groundsman Neil Stubley has denied the grass is longer at the All England Club this year and is confident the courts can handle the...

in Tennis - on 2/7/18

Grant Cantin

First in; last out

Canadian Grant Cantin was working maintenance at the Lakes Golf Club in Sydney, Australia, when he was offered a summer job working on the crew at the...

in Tennis - on 28/6/18

RichardLord

Ilkley set for tournament

As it is about to start only its fourth year, it isn't surprising that the Fuzion 100 Ilkley Trophy tournament has quite a few new features this year

in Tennis - on 16/6/18

Edgbaston Priory Dave Lawrence, And John Lawrence Floods Landscape 2

Edgbaston Priory floods

As many people will surely be aware, Edgbaston became the centre of the interest for UK weather watchers during the last week of May, as flash floods hit...

in Tennis - on 6/6/18

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Setting up for Queen’s

The build-up to the curtain raiser for Wimbledon fortnight is accelerating as The Queen’s Club prepares to serve up its week-long championships just...

in Tennis - on 29/4/18

Edgbaston Priory HBVC students

Edgbaston Priory planting

Pitchcare were delighted to be part of a ‘Planting Party’ today at Edgbaston Priory Tennis Centre.

in Tennis - on 20/4/18

Bali Wimbledon

Wimbledon visit for BALI

Winners of the 2017 BALI National Landscape Awards, recently enjoyed an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the All England Lawn Tennis Club Wimbledon,...

in Tennis - on 4/3/18

Wimbledon AELTC lighting rigs

Wimbledon light moving

New grow lights were installed at Wimbledon All England Lawn and Tennis Club in December and today it was moving day.

in Tennis - on 12/1/18

Edgbaston Priory Club Worm Cast on Centre Court

Edgbaston Priory Club

In recent years the number of chemicals available to us as turf managers has rapidly diminished, while expectations relating to turf quality remain as...

in Tennis - on 5/1/18

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Winter sorted at Windsor

Outdoor tennis can be a lonely sport during the winter months but, for one Belfast club, they have got it covered. Chris McCullough headed to the suburbs...

in Tennis - on 17/11/17

Roehampton Club data tag

Roehampton stay with Toro

Constant evolution is what sees Roehampton Club remain one of the best multi-sports Clubs in the UK. Every year for the last three years, there has been...

in Tennis - on 22/9/17