June 2009 (page 5)

Deluge at Manor raises Ryder Cup fears

If Celtic Manor becomes flooded in the first week in June, then imagine what could happen in the first week of October. Never mind the Gortex, it is frogmen...

in Golf - on 7/6/09

Bowls Steps

With health and safety legislation assuming an ever increasing profile, getting bowlers and equipment safely onto and off bowling greens is becoming an...

in Bowls - on 7/6/09

First European Turfgrass Society Field Days

More than a hundred people attended the 1st ETS Field Days in Valencia, Spain, on 21-22 of April.

in Industry News - on 6/6/09


Bob the Rebuilder

The Massey Ferguson Sports and Social Club ground in Coventry has had a checkered recent history. Tasked with bringing the facility back to, and beyond,...

in Industry News - on 6/6/09

Key Distributor

Rolawn, the UK's largest turf grower and leading topsoil supplier have appointed Azure Garden Centre, a wholly owned subsidiary of Azure Charitable Enterprises...

in Industry News - on 5/6/09

Jonathan Smith

The start of a new cricket season here in the UK signals the end of a frantic period of activity for Keighley-based JMS cricket....

in Cricket - on 5/6/09


Forward AFT!

Harry Jurgens has been at the helm of AFT Trenchers for just over twelve years, first as Managing Director and now as owner. Charmian Robinson charts the...

in Industry News - on 5/6/09

Toro GR Flex 21

Toro’s popular Greensmaster Flex 18 and Flex 21 pedestrian greensmowers now benefit from a new 14-blade reel.

in Industry News - on 4/6/09

Wonderwood Leeds

Shoppers and workers in the busy Round Foundry area of Leeds can enjoy real grass beneath their feet this summer following the opening of a temporary green...

in Industry News - on 3/6/09

Horncastle CC

Horncastle Cricket Club has new practice facilities after receiving England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Grant Aid and Lottery funding.

in Cricket - on 3/6/09

Etesia Expands UK Dealer Network again

In spite of the slowdown in the economy, European manufacturer Etesia is bucking the trend and expanding its nationwide dealer network.

in Industry News - on 3/6/09


Park Life ...

Haydock Park is in the middle of a four year project to install new drainage and returf the track, all without disrupting the race meetings. It has thrown...

in Equestrian - on 2/6/09


Two Kubota RTV900 four-wheel drive all-terrain utility vehicles have been voted 'top of the class' at the West London Shooting School, one of the oldest...

in Industry News - on 2/6/09

Ransomes Jacobsen support Suffolk junior golf

Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, has sponsored a new award recognising outstanding achievements from junior...

in Industry News - on 2/6/09

Epsom looking good

Andrew Cooper is delighted with how the ground is shaping up at Epsom ahead of the Investec Derby meeting, which begins on Friday week.

in Industry News - on 1/6/09


Finch Perfect!

In his time at Coventry City Football Club, Grounds Manager Michael Finch has seen many football managers come and go. The latest incumbant is Chris Coleman...

in Football - on 1/6/09