April 2003 (Page 3)

Keighley Cougars benefit from long term plan

Head Groundsman, David Marshall talks to our reporter David Markham about the long term pitch improvements at the Cougars home ground-details inside

in Rugby - on 14/4/03

England Skipper pinpoints the solution to better Pitches

ECB award-winning Head Groundsman, David Bates, has earned the praise of England captain Nasser Hussain for the quality of his Northamptonshire County...

in Cricket - on 11/4/03

Leading experts combine to offer the total sports turf solution

A new organisation is set to become the UK’s leading sports turf consultancy body.

in Industry News - on 11/4/03

Never on Sunday

A travellers tale from David Green as he travelled the length of Britain to work for Western Isles Council based in Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland-full...

in Industry News - on 10/4/03

Award is open to everyone

The Technical Merit Award in association with Tillers Turf has been very well received, why not have a go yourself, if you don't win the prizes then maybe...

in Industry News - on 10/4/03

Synthetic pitches simply are not the answer

Synthetic pitches

Keith Kent offers his views on the future of football if we see a re-emergence of synthetic pitches, click inside to read Keith's 'from the heart' article...

in Industry News - on 10/4/03

Complete Weed Control celebrates 30 years of growth!

From an initial seven franchisees in 1982, the company now fields a nationwide network of 44 successful businesses regularly supplying and applying specialised...

in Industry News - on 8/4/03

Appointment strengthens DJ Turfcare

David Jenkins Turfcare Equipment Ltd have pleasure in announcing that Mr Kim Macfie has agreed to join them as a non-executive Director. For nearly 20...

in Industry News - on 7/4/03

Groundsman of the Year Award

As a result of the comments from members, Pitchcare has decided to make a direct approach to the Football League about the format of the award.

in Editorial - on 4/4/03

Trilo go racing

Haydock and Newmarket Racecourses recently took delivery of their two TRILO SG1170 vacuum machines.

in Industry News - on 4/4/03

North Staffs Irrigation unearth trouble in France

Winning their first overseas contracts gave North Staffs Irrigation reason to celebrate this month but, once on site, they made an unwelcome discovery...

in Industry News - on 4/4/03

An Englishman Abroad

Chris Hague has been the Head Groundsman at Denmark's national stadium, Parken, for 5 years. Read his comprehensive account of how he manages to accommodate...

in Football - on 3/4/03

Sedbergh School

Sedbergh School

Cricket and rugby get the benefit of a co-ordinated approach by Head Groundsman, Martin South.

in Industry News - on 3/4/03

New Manager at Ransomes Jacobsen

Jason King has been promoted to the position of International Training Manager, with immediate effect.

in Industry News - on 2/4/03

Keighley beat the floods

Keighley beat the floods

Keighley Golf Club take action to deal with flooding by the river Aire.

in Golf - on 1/4/03