June 2002 (page 1)

The F.A.'s new Groundsman of the Year awards

The F.A. has launched a new award to honour the custodians of football's true grass-roots - working for clubs in the National Leagues System and for local...

in Industry News - on 28/6/02

New machines ready for launch at Saltex

See some of the latest products to be unveiled at Saltex this year- the technological revolution continues with the tekkies working hard to improve their...

in Industry News - on 28/6/02

Bernhard release new grinders for SALTEX

WITH TOTAL SOLUTIONS for every type of grinding requirement - leading specialist Bernhard and Company will be launching a new machine at Saltex on Stand...

in Industry News - on 28/6/02

GREAT PERFORMANCE IN A COMPACT PACKAGE

HAVING JUST ARRIVED in this country from Japan, at IOG Saltex the latest line-up of compact tractors from leading manufacturer, Shibaura, will include a...

in Industry News - on 28/6/02

Grounds for reward

The F.A. has launched a new award to honour the custodians of football’s true grass-roots - working for clubs in the National Leagues System and for...

in Football - on 28/6/02

Hollins Hall Golf

Working to USGA specification helps Hollins Hall Golf Club to keep their greens in use all the year round.The course, which has been open for only three...

in Golf - on 28/6/02

A new start for West Bridgford Sports Club

A major problem for clubs is holding on to youth players into adulthood. West Bridgford have a good youth policy but many of the older juniors tend to...

in Industry News - on 26/6/02

Groundsman required at Maine Road

A vacancy has arisen to join the ground staff at Manchester City Football Club. The successful applicant would join the Ground Maintenance team and shall...

in Industry News - on 26/6/02

Mox UK Opens Grasscare Division in UK

Mox UK, part of Mox International, the market leader in Europe for the long term operational hire of petrol and electric vehicles, has recently set up...

in Industry News - on 26/6/02

Club awakening at West Bridgford

The ground at West Bridgford in Nottingham caters for rugby and cricket. The ground is owned by the Old Scholars Association, but these days it is run...

in Cricket - on 26/6/02

Summer rainfall-blessing for Keith

Former Headingley Groundsman Keith Boyce has welcomed the recent rain. It has enabled him to get on and fertilise the outfield and keep the square in top...

in Industry News - on 22/6/02

Cricket update with Keith Boyce 21:06:02

The unsettled weather has posed problems for Keith Boyce in trying to keep pitches dry, but it has been great for growing grass on the outfield. A forecast...

in Cricket - on 22/6/02

Esholt Cricket Club

Esholt Cricket Club

Ambitious Bradford League club Esholt are reaping the benefit of investing in new machinery and equipment. Their neat ground is in a picturesque village...

in Cricket - on 22/6/02

Managing your Team

These two day courses, held at Manchester United FC are being run by Geoff Brereton from Elmwood College. A Certificate of Attendance will be provided...

in Industry News - on 22/6/02

Wimbledon prepares

It's underway, the most televised tennis tournament in the world. Pressure? Not a bit of it. Eddie lets us in on the last minute attention to detail that...

in Industry News - on 18/6/02

The Wage Debate

A couple of members have begun a discussion on wage rates in the industry. I know it`s something that has been raised before, but what is the way forward?...

in Industry News - on 18/6/02

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More good news. Some well deserved recognition for our Football and Premier Leagues Groundsmen. In the Football section is a thank...

in Industry News - on 18/6/02

Technology advances

Old Trafford`s Head Groundsman, Keith Kent, has just returned from a trip to the USA to look at the latest advances in modular pitches. As an Industry...

in Industry News - on 18/6/02