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Neil Stubley

Centre Court steamed!

Wimbledon’s famous Centre Court has been steam cleaned to kill off any nasty pests lurking beneath the surface, head groundsman Neil Stubley said

in Tennis - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

ToddDarrington

Todd gains experience

Todd Darrington never dreamed his choice of career could take him where it has. However, his job has turned into a dream come true and it doesn't look...

in Tennis - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Cromer best in country

Cromer's tennis players have always boasted that their 10 grass courts are amongst the best in the country - and now it is official

in Tennis - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

Wimbledon No

No 1 court complete

There will be more guaranteed play at this year's Wimbledon Tennis Championships – thanks to the completion of a three-year project to cover the famous...

in Tennis - on 31/5/19

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 - on 13/5/19

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 - on 13/5/19

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 - on 9/5/19

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