December 2002 (page 1)

Last week a number of Groundsmen were invited to the Stadium Of Light for a demonstration of a lighting system designed to help with new and existing grass...

in Football - on 30/12/02

When I was asked if I fancied taking the Hampton School job, I saw it as a challenge as the facilities were in a run down state, but I was extremely impressed...

in Industry News - on 20/12/02

Sir Bobby Robson, like every other manager in the English Premiership, wants to select his team from a fully fit squad with all players pushing for a coveted...

in Football - on 19/12/02

82 year old Groundsman, Dougan Duncan has been rewarded for his 37 year service with a testimonial game in his honour

in Football - on 19/12/02

Ransomes Jacobsen Ltd, the Ipswich based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, has become the first company within the turf care industry to be awarded...

in Industry News - on 18/12/02

Our new and improved chat room is now operational

in Industry News - on 17/12/02

For the answer to the December Newsletter Christmas Conundrum, see the General News section.

in Industry News - on 17/12/02

One of our members is looking for others to take part in a Best Value pitches review exercise. See Message Board, General section.

in Industry News - on 17/12/02

Managing Director, Tim Fell of Tillers Turf, talks to the Editor about changes in turf production over the last 20 years and the future prospects of the...

in Consultancy - on 12/12/02

John Kettley and British Weather Services join forces with Pitchcare to provide a range of bespoke professional weather services.

in Industry News - on 12/12/02

The Greenkeepers Training Committee (GTC) has helped to secure £500,000 in funding for green keeper management training.

in Golf - on 11/12/02

November saw the October record beaten as 16,100 people logged on to Pitchcare

in Editorial - on 9/12/02

The full results of our November 2002 Questionnaire with pie charts and quotes and in full colour too.

in Industry News - on 9/12/02

The month of November has been the wettest on record – we’ve had eight games in that time and I would say six of them were played in the wrong...

in Football - on 9/12/02

Practical working demonstrations of current drainage practices were given by Land Drainage Contractors Association members, at two seminars on Sportsturf...

in Industry News - on 3/12/02

Mike Harbridge,existing Chairman of Independent soil analysis company, European Turf Laboratories, hands over the Chairmanship to George Shiels for the...

in Industry News - on 3/12/02

PSD have been honoured by the British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI). The PSD design and supervision of Oldham Athletics, Boundary Park pitch...

in Industry News - on 3/12/02

Congratulations to George Reid of Hemel Hempstead, the winner of the luxury Christmas hamper.

in Industry News - on 3/12/02