September 2008 (Page 2)

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Halifax down but not out!

When Halifax Town FC went into administration, the club were relegated three divisions to the Unibond North but, with a successful rugby league side sharing...

in Football - on 23/9/08

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Lancashire will tonight unveil plans for the new Old Trafford at the start of what is a crunch week, on and off the pitch. The club, who could still be...

in Cricket - on 22/9/08

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Cutting Edge Training, the independent training division of grounds care equipment manufacturer Ransomes Jacobsen, participated in a recent Health and...

in Industry News - on 22/9/08

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In 1903 the committee of amateur football club Queens Park clubbed together to purchase 33 acres of land on the South side of Glasgow upon which to build...

in Industry News - on 22/9/08

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Tournament preparation

Patrick ‘Cal’ Callaby is Workshop Manager at the Celtic Manor Resort in South Wales. Whether it’s a full on televised tournament or just a ‘special...

in Golf - on 22/9/08

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Cutting Edge Training, the independent training division of grounds care equipment manufacturer Ransomes Jacobsen, has achieved significant success providing...

in Industry News - on 21/9/08


Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, has supported a local car club to help raise nearly £1,800 for East Anglia’s...

in Industry News - on 20/9/08


A SR72 Soil Reliever is helping to relive the pressure on the sports and amenity areas in the East Sussex seaside town of Peacehaven.

in Industry News - on 20/9/08

Well deserved award for cricket stalwart

SEWERBY Cricket Club groundsman Carl Robinson was honoured last Tuesday at Headingley, when he received an Outstanding Services to Cricket Award (OSCA)...

in Cricket - on 19/9/08

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Tried & Tested

Stuart Kerrison, Head Groundsman for Essex County Cricket Club, explains his end of season renovation techniques. With the finish of the cricket season...

in Cricket - on 19/9/08

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A 67-year-old cricket club groundsman chased a burglar who stole items from a storage room.

in Cricket - on 19/9/08

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BLEC Landscaping and Equipment Ltd were delighted to present their annual distributor awards at Saltex 2008.

in Industry News - on 18/9/08

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Len Smith

Glamorgan are now without two senior staff after announcing the retirement of head groundsman Len Smith. On 11 September, BBC Wales reported the county's...

in Cricket - on 18/9/08


Etesia UK Ltd chose SALTEX Show to announce the winners of their annual Dealer Awards for 2008. The ceremony took place at a Press Breakfast held on the...

in Industry News - on 18/9/08

Reaseheath Machinery Show becomes Victim of Weather

Reaseheath College’s Machinery Show is one of the latest victims of the unseasonably wet weather.

in Industry News - on 18/9/08


Groundsman Industries launch their new Deep Tine Aerator model 30D 6150 at the SALTEX exhibition in Windsor.

in Industry News - on 17/9/08


The new look Grassline Titan spray marker was unveiled at this year’s Saltex exhibition; it now features a 30 litre tank with full accessibility to the...

in Industry News - on 17/9/08

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When Wenvoe Castle Golf Club near Cardiff lost nine holes due to a spraying error, the club turned a negative into a positive by redeveloping and improving...

in Industry News - on 17/9/08

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Royal Birkdale

Finbarr O’Mahony, Assistant at Kanturk Golf Club, gives an account of what it was like working with the B.I.G.G.A. Support Team at this year's Open Championship...

in Golf - on 17/9/08

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Terrain’s new Remote Teralift machine, launched at Saltex has been pressed into service just one week following the show.

in Industry News - on 16/9/08