December 2010 (Page 3)

Paul Lowe

Symbio is pleased to announce that Paul Lowe joins the team as regional manager for the North West of England.

in People - on 20/12/10

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Hickstead refurbished

The main arena at Hickstead with its permanent show jumps, including the iconic Derby bank, is undergoing a dramatic facelift to produce the sort of footing...

in Best of the Rest - on 20/12/10


Rolawn, the UK’s largest turf grower and leading topsoil supplier have acquired Hallstone Developments Limited (HDL).

in Industry News - on 19/12/10

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Dougie Robertson

Dougie Robertson - does he really drive a capri down the Barking Road at 5.00pm?

in People - on 19/12/10

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Hammers going west?

West Ham United, have their eyes firmly set on making the Olympic Stadium their new home once the 2012 games are over. It is a move that will see them...

in Football - on 19/12/10


McNab Sport of Kinross were commissioned to install secondary drainage for Carlisle Council at their Sheepmount Playing Fields, Sheepmount, Carlisle.

in Local Authority - on 18/12/10

Lister Wilder are new Hayter dealers in the West

Land based machinery specialist, Lister Wilder has expanded its Hayter groundscare dealership to include Glouctershire, North Wiltshire and Avon using...

in Industry News - on 18/12/10

Government calls for Peat to be phased out

A consultation on proposals to phase out the horticultural use of peat by amateur gardeners in England by 2020 has been published today.

in Industry News - on 17/12/10

Pesticide Consultation Response Published by Defra

The summary of responses to the consultation on implementing the EU Sustainable Use Directive (SUD) has been published by Defra.

in Industry News - on 17/12/10

Eddie Seaward presentation

One hundred and forty grounds and golf course managers gathered at The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club in Wimbledon recently for a seminar at which...

in Industry News - on 17/12/10


Bunkers Managment

Agronomist, George Shiels, offers some advice on bunker sand and how testing can help to achieve the quality required for golfers of all standards

in Golf - on 17/12/10


A new full specification John Deere XUV Gator utility vehicle has joined the Humber Bridge Board’s maintenance fleet, and is currently helping to keep...

in Industry News - on 16/12/10

Spald PR HAVi 1110

The HAVi is a simple, effective and affordable device for accurately monitoring the HAV exposure from powered tools

in Industry News - on 16/12/10


Lamberhurst Engineering now offers finance for a range of products through their official finance partner, First Independent Finance.

in Industry News - on 16/12/10

Preston DavidWall

David Wall has finished his degree at Myerscough College and is working vountarily at Preston North End whilst searching for another position

in Football - on 15/12/10

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Peter Ashworth

Peter Ashworth - loves an open fire, hates weeds, and wants a salary cap - not for groundsmen, obviously!

in People - on 15/12/10


The prestigious National Trust owned Tatton Park gardens are managed by East Cheshire CC and like any similar open ground, were subject to the recent autumn...

in Industry News - on 15/12/10

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Cranleigh School

Frank Fielding meets Denis Bloomfield, Grounds Manager at Cranleigh School, and discovers a man fully in tune with the aspirations of the school, his playing...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/12/10

Microclover advance for council pitches

Councils across Britain are boosting their `green` credentials and saving money by investing in a new breed of sportsturf mix.

in Local Authority - on 14/12/10


Following on from a successful series of seminars in 2010, Dennis Mowers is now focusing its attention on the specific needs of Cricket groundsmen. Hosted...

in Cricket - on 14/12/10