March 2006 (Page 3)

More new mowers for West Lothian Council

West Lothian Council has returned to Fairways GM, Ransomes Jacobsen’s dealer for Scotland, and purchased two new Ransomes Parkway ride on triple mowers...

in Industry News - on 15/3/06

First Aid For Synthetic Surfaces!

Technical Surfaces, the leading synthetic sports pitch maintenance specialists have just launched their ‘first aid for synthetics’ campaign

in Synthetics - on 14/3/06

Rolawn invests in New Site

Best known as the UK’s largest turf grower, York based Rolawn has also built a national reputation as a leading supplier of safe high quality...

in Industry News - on 14/3/06

Amazing Rollers

Amazing Rollers

Cricket clubs up and down the country must have between them the finest collection of old rollers ever. I have never seen so many different types, there...

in Cricket - on 14/3/06

Buggies at Kinross Golf Club provide excellent return on Investment.

Kinross Golf Club in Fife, owned by the local laird Sir David Montgomery, has recently invested in a fleet of four E-Z-GO golf cars purchased from local...

in Industry News - on 14/3/06

Now – a petrol station from Course Care!

Famous for supply of diesel fuel stations, Course Care have launched a long-awaited product; the Petrol Station.

in Industry News - on 14/3/06

WRAP Announces winners of Recycled Woodchip Prize draw

Thirty three organisations have each won up to £500 worth of recycled woodchip for use in a variety of loose surfacing applications as a result of a free...

in Industry News - on 13/3/06

Thames Water to introduce hosepipe and sprinkler ban from 3 April

The restrictions, which are the first in the region for 15 years, will prevent the use of hosepipes and sprinklers in the garden or in the washing...

in Industry News - on 13/3/06

New Sports Village Delivered On Time & On Budget

Kestrel have continued to go from strength to strength in the last year with the recent completion of a second major contract worth over £1million.

in Football - on 13/3/06

Surrey Groundsman's Association Mentoring Scheme

With the introduction of the Pitch Advisory Scheme by the ECB almost three years ago, the whole area of groundsmanship has been increasingly...

in Cricket - on 11/3/06

Get Online with Tracmaster’s New Website

Tracmaster is pleased to announce the launch of their new updated website at

in Industry News - on 10/3/06

Kids Have A Ball At Newly Opened Sports College

Pupils at Lacon Childe Sports College in Cleobury Mortimer, near Kidderminster are benefiting from the recently completed sports facility by Kestrel (Contractors)...

in Industry News - on 10/3/06

Must we accept potato patch football pitches?

Potato patch football

Apart from the condition of sadly performing premier football pitches, how often do we hear of waterlogged pitches on school and communal grounds? We are...

in Football - on 10/3/06

Fleet Aerosol – Clearance Sale

Fleet Line Markers has teamed up with Pitchcare to offer members fantastic + 25% discounts on all colours of 750ml Fleet Aerosol Line Marking cans.

in Industry News - on 10/3/06

Synthetic Surface Training Course Dates Announced

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) have confirmed their dates and venues for their popular training courses on maintenance of synthetic surfaces, now...

in Synthetics - on 10/3/06


Merit® Turf is a new broad spectrum systemic insecticide from Bayer Environmental Science.

in Industry News - on 10/3/06

STRI Environmental and Ecological Best Practice DVD and CD-Rom

The Sports Turf Research Institute (STRI) has launched ‘Sustainable Golf Course Management’ a combined DVD and CD-Rom package to stimulate awareness...

in Golf - on 9/3/06

Three Generations of expertise

SISIS is very much a family business, Joint Managing Directors and brothers, Roger and William Hargreaves (left), being grandsons of the founder. That...

in Industry News - on 9/3/06

Spring Maintenance of Bowling Greens 2006

Spring Maintenance

he joys of spring soon come round each year, the bowling green fraternity some 8000 registered plus clubs (5,000,flat green and 3,500 crown greens) will...

in Bowls - on 9/3/06

Kubota spreading the good news

Imagine the situation – you are the number one in your particular field of business. You know that your products are best sellers, the people who work...

in Industry News - on 9/3/06