September 2005 (page 3)

Why Wisley Grinder operates at a whisper

Newly delivered to The Wisley, the Bernhard Express Dual 5000 is already maintaining super sharp blades on their fleet of mowers. Operating at a whisper...

in Industry News - on 16/9/05

Autumn Renovation on Cricket Squares

Ideally, square renovation should take place as soon as possible after the last game i.e., if the last game is on a Saturday, then start to prepare on...

in Cricket - on 15/9/05

Japan Beckons as Askham Bryan students win national award

Tim Lancaster, of Guiseley, Leeds and Keith Chapman of Bedale, North Yorkshire won the 2005 UK Landscape Skills Competition and now have the opportunity...

in Training & Education - on 15/9/05

M & S open day weather the rain

At the Hampshire Rose Bowl for a third innings, M & S Mowers of Hedge End held an Open Day for local authorities to see the full range of the machinery...

in Industry News - on 14/9/05

BASIS Launch new qualification.

Rob Simpson Managing Director of BASIS launched its New BASIS Qualification POWER at Saltex on the Ian Gower Associates Stand.

in Industry News - on 14/9/05

Keeping it in the family

Ellie Tait asked four groundsmen, and their fathers to explain what it’s like having groundsmanship in the family.

in Industry News - on 14/9/05

The Mitsubishi Motors World Croquet Singles Championship

The World Croquet Singles Championship came to a very successful conclusion on Sunday 14 August 2005. The croquet in the final match was of the highest...

in Bowls - on 14/9/05

Lindum Launch Hybrid- R.T.F> GRASSFELT

As one of four U.K. turf growers accredited to use Barenbrug’s new Rhizomatous Tall Fescue (R.T.F.) cultivar in its turf products, Lindum launched the...

in Parks - on 14/9/05

New County wicket responds well

Groundsman Andrew Mackay is pleased that his newly laid pitch won general approval following Lancashire's four day championship game against Worcestershire...

in Cricket - on 13/9/05

The Hurlingham Club – Never a Dull Moment.

Never a Dull Moment.

The Hurlingham Club is a very exclusive private members club in Fulham South West London. It is situated on the banks of the river Thames between Putney...

in Tennis - on 13/9/05

Talk Tennis with Eddie Seaward

Eddie Seaward, Head Groundsman from the All England Tennis and Croquet Club Wimbledon will be guest speaker at the Chapel Allerton Tennis Club on the 12...

in Tennis - on 13/9/05

New John Deere machinery launched

John Deere have launched new tractors, gators and a new rough terrain mower aimed at the Local Authority market-read full details inside

in Industry News - on 12/9/05

Hectic summer at the City of Manchester Stadium

Manchester Stadium

Since the end of the ‘concert season’ in July, getting the pitch to its present level has been something of a challenge to us all here at City to say...

in Football - on 12/9/05

Unsung Heroes open Nominations

Terrain Aeration’s Unsung Heroes, Karl Fulford, head groundsman at Abbeydale Sports Club, Sheffield and Mike Symons head greenkeeper at Bovey Castle...

in Industry News - on 12/9/05

LLoyds  Appoint new Area Sales Manager

Duncan McGilvary has been appointed by Lloyds and Company Letchworth Ltd as Area Sales Manager primarily covering the north of England and Scotland.

in Industry News - on 12/9/05

IOG Saltex 2005 Review

Windsor show

Review of this year's show.

in Industry News - on 9/9/05

Gateshead triumphs in Britain's Best Parks 2005

Gateshead Triumphs

Saltwell Park, Gateshead has won Britain’s Best Parks 2005. Managed by Gateshead Council, the park was praised for its high standard of horticulture,...

in Local Authority - on 9/9/05

LDCA Drainage Day

The LDCA are currently promoting a sportsturf drainage day on Thursday 20th October 2005 to be held at the National Sports Centre Bisham Abbey.

in Industry News - on 9/9/05

Autoguide go for Gold

Autoguide Equipment were awarded a Gold Stand Merit Award for Outstanding Design and Layout at the recent IOG Saltex exhibition at Windsor Racecourse.

in Industry News - on 9/9/05

“New Faces” For STRI’s Southern Team

STRI introduced a number of “New Faces” who will be working for their southern turfgrass advisory team at this years Saltex Show at Windsor.

in Industry News - on 9/9/05