May 2008 (page 2)

Sandown, Ayr Abandonments Cause Stir

Ayr’s Flat season got off to a controversial start yesterday when the meeting was abandoned before a race had been run, after jockeys walking the course...

in Equestrian - on 22/5/08


Golf clubs up and down the UK are adopting the products of leading synthetic surfacing supplier Notts Sport for solutions to their worn paths, buggy parking...

in Golf - on 21/5/08

Manchester City Stadium

Barenbrug has been praised for its specialist grass mixture’s performance on the pitch at the City of Manchester Stadium, venue for the recent 2008 UEFA...

in Industry News - on 21/5/08

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Astro physics

The introduction of synthetic surfaces has significantly changed the sport of hockey. Since being introduced in the 1970s, competitions in western countries...

in Synthetics - on 21/5/08


Muck-truck has launched a range of corporate clothing for their dealers and users

in Industry News - on 21/5/08

Natural Turf - Natural Solution

With environmental issues becoming more topical and harder to ignore, the argument in favour of natural turf strengthens all the time.

in Industry News - on 20/5/08


Kyoeisha UK is the newest name on UK golf courses and is introducing a comprehensive range of high quality, high performance machines each aimed at a...

in Industry News - on 20/5/08

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Essex based sportsfield and golf course construction company Grassform Ltd. has taken on the agency for the well known TrakMats ground protection system....

in Industry News - on 20/5/08

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Mowers manufactured here in Ipswich are being used at the world renowned Pebble Beach Resort in California, following a new national supply agreement with...

in Industry News - on 19/5/08


TRILO UK LTD has delivered another four of the renowned TRILO SG1165k grass collectors, satisfying early Spring orders.

in Industry News - on 19/5/08

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As petrol and diesel prices hit the headlines, Etesia are discovering that wise end users are now placing new requirements at the top of their grass cutting...

in Industry News - on 19/5/08

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UEFA Cup Final

Since the start of the season the UEFA Cup Final has been in the back of our minds moving closer to the front as each league game passed.

in Football - on 19/5/08

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Massey Ferguson has revised its 1500 Series compact tractor range with the introduction of the MF 1529M, a 28hp three-cylinder model with an 8 forward,...

in Industry News - on 18/5/08

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SGM (UK) has won an order worth more than £1 million for Hayter mowers and other equipment. The equipment is supplied to Ringway who operate the contract...

in Industry News - on 18/5/08

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Match Day countdown

It’s Valentine’s Day and Pitchcare’s Laurence Gale has headed north to the Reebok Stadium to spend the day, and the evening, with Head Groundsman,...

in Football - on 18/5/08

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On the road again!

Laurence Gale MSc joins the Bernhard sales and demo team on a trip to Ireland.

in Industry News - on 17/5/08

Dave’s Foreword

With a bias towards winter sport, forgive me for talking, again, about the high quality of the majority of the pitches that our Groundsmen produce. The...

in Editorial - on 17/5/08

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Lindum’s Grassfelt, the living sward on a felt base, is set to play a pivotal part in Cheshire Tourism Board’s initiative to encourage Tatton Park...

in Industry News - on 17/5/08

Stoke consider pitch alterations

Stoke City could make their pitch smaller next season as they prepare for life in the Premier League.

in Football - on 16/5/08

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A spoonful of SUGAR?

One of the longest message board threads ever seen on the Pitchcare website, on the subject of grass colour, resulted in a lengthy discussion about the...

in Industry News - on 16/5/08