October 2009 (Page 5)

Arsonists destroy cricket club lodge

Arsonists have dealt a city sports club a new blow, burning down the groundsman's lodge in a weekend attack.

in Cricket - on 12/10/09


Divoted to his job!

How can you keep the playing surfaces for polo, a dramatic, no-holes-barred sport, in pristine condition? Jim Wellbeloved finds that, Julian Russell-Hayes,...

in Equestrian - on 12/10/09

Bristol Rovers finally move into new training facility in the city

Nick Higgs believes Bristol Rovers' move to a new state-of-the-art training facility in their home city is another sign of the steady progress the club...

in Football - on 11/10/09

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Sometimes sticking to what we know is not just the easy option it’s the right option. It stops us changing for the sake of change and the old adage ‘if...

in Industry News - on 11/10/09


The quality and performance of Dennis mowers just keeps groundsmen coming back for more, as Richard Barnett, Head Groundsman at Shrewsbury Town Football...

in Football - on 11/10/09


Fergie's View

Sir Alex Ferguson is the most successful manager in football history. His team’s silky skills require a superb playing surface but, what is his relationship...

in Football - on 11/10/09

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It is now even easier for residents in Windsor to get their hands on John Deere’s extensive collection of walk-behind and ride-on mowers.

in Industry News - on 10/10/09

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European Turfgrass Laboratories Ltd, based in Stirling, Scotland are pleased to announce that they have been re-accredited by the A2LA (American Association...

in Industry News - on 10/10/09

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A selection of RECO dealers have recently been recognised for their hard work, customer service and business practice over the past year, at the annual...

in Industry News - on 10/10/09

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Lloyds have recently become the UK distributorship for a number of models of Buffalo Turbine Blowers including the Cyclone PTO and the Cyclone KB3 Debris...

in Industry News - on 10/10/09


The Next Generation

Will Bowden, Programme Manager and Lecturer in Greenkeeping and Sports Turf at Cannington Centre (Bridgwater College) has come into education from an industry...

in Training & Education - on 10/10/09

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Close to 100 compact tractor users attended a specialist working demonstration presented in late September by Massey Ferguson Grounds Care machinery...

in Industry News - on 9/10/09

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Farmers and contractors looking for a tractor to deliver high productivity and low running costs should look no further than the innovative range of agricultural...

in Industry News - on 9/10/09

City tees up plan to transform golf courses into allotments

Golf courses in Edinburgh could be turned into allotments because of a fall in the number of people playing the game.

in Golf - on 9/10/09

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Burhill Golf Club, part of Burhill Golf & Leisure, the UK’s leading golf course owner and operator, scooped the Southern England Regional honour at the...

in Golf - on 9/10/09

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La Quinta Golf & Country Club, situated just outside Marbella on Spain’s Costa del Sol, has taken delivery of 80 RXV golf cars from Green Mowers, the...

in Golf - on 9/10/09

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Held in the grounds of the magnificent Winchendon Manor in Buckinghamshire , the Open Day presented by RT Machinery Ltd this year gave visitors chances...

in Industry News - on 9/10/09

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Bunclody Golf and Fishing Club, situated in 300 acres of breathtaking parkland on the former Hall-Dare Estate in County Wexford, has taken an extensive...

in Golf - on 8/10/09

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As part of its continued investment in its facilities, The Wisley in Surrey has committed to a new Toro five-year exclusivity agreement.

in Golf - on 8/10/09

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The Shelton business launched the first Supertrencher in 1983; it was the generic name we gave to our wheeled trenchers designed primarily for sportsturf...

in Industry News - on 8/10/09