February 2009 (Page 4)

Parks managers urged to demand lottery funding

Parks managers are being urged to demand more lottery funding for green space through a consultation on spending over the next six years.

in Local Authority - on 13/2/09

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The University of Northumbria has purchased new turf maintenance equipment from local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer Rickerby Ltd of Hexham, for its Bullocksteads...

in Industry News - on 13/2/09

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Paul Dixon of John Deere commercial & consumer equipment dealer F G Adamson & Son at Swanland, North Ferriby in East Yorkshire has won a national dealership...

in Industry News - on 12/2/09

Maldon Town boss Nethercott wants a winter break

Stuart Nethercott has urged non-league authorities to consider introducing a winter break.

in Football - on 12/2/09

Clubs pitch in to 'league table' row

The JCT600 Bradford League have been criticised for making the results of their pitch- marking scheme public.

in Cricket - on 12/2/09


Pride of the Parish

Colin Burchett is the Ranger at Fair Oak & Horton Heath Parish Council, a position he has held for the past three and a half years. Amongst his responsibilities...

in Local Authority - on 11/2/09

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Whilst other companies were left struggling with the wintry weather conditions last week, it was business as usual for RECO who used one of the most unlikely...

in Industry News - on 11/2/09

Glamorgan may change first game

Glamorgan will hold a meeting on Thursday to discuss the pitch refurbishment at the Swalec Stadium.

in Cricket - on 11/2/09

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With more freezing weather forecast next week, Stuart Canvas has secured a hatrick of new business wins as football clubs across the country purchase frost...

in Industry News - on 11/2/09

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As the UK grinds to a halt in heavy snow, lawnmower manufacturer Etesia is enjoying a sales boom as users of their ride-on rotaries rush to buy snow clearing...

in Industry News - on 11/2/09


Harrogate Golf Club’s head greenkeeper, Tony Baxby, says he’s been slowly but surely switching the North Yorkshire club’s fleet to Toro over the...

in Golf - on 10/2/09


Following on from the success of their ClearWater recycling system, Course Care recently launched ClearWater II.

in Industry News - on 10/2/09

 Significant improvement in Racecourse Stable Staff Facilities

The RCA, in consultation with NASS, has conducted a survey of Stable Staff accommodation and canteen facilities available at racecourses in Great Britain...

in Equestrian - on 10/2/09


Norwich Union

Our editor meets Gary Kemp, Head Groundsman at Norwich City Football Club to talk about the changes he has seen at the club during his twenty years of...

in Football - on 10/2/09

Amenity Weed Control in 2009 and Beyond

As a responsible and environmentally-aware company, Amenity Land Solutions is pleased to announce that it will be staging in March three half-day regional...

in Industry News - on 9/2/09


He's off on one again! This time it's manufacturers warranties that are the target of Terrain Aeration's David Green, our resident grump!

in Best of the Rest - on 9/2/09

Albion groundsman optimistic

Albion groundsman Steve Winterburn is hopeful the Seagulls can avoid a hat-trick of postponements.

in Football - on 9/2/09

Rugby club faces pitch battle for survival after bad weather

A RUGBY club which has been running for almost 90 years has warned it could go out of business if council chiefs do not solve the drainage problem at its...

in Rugby - on 9/2/09


Pitchcare and Dandy's of Chester are the only companies which have consistently supplied the nation's retail and commercial sectors, as well as the general...

in Industry News - on 9/2/09


New from ECHO, is the PB-500 backpack blower with new Stratified Scavenging engine, ideal for clearing leaves, litter and debris. The new PB-500 produces...

in Industry News - on 9/2/09