December 2010 (Page 5)

Ken Harding HG

The Isle of Plenty III

In part 3 of his look at sports provision on the Isle of Man, Ramsey Golf Club comes inder the spotlight. Ken Harding talks about his rewarding three years...

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Town groundsman tries to overcome worst conditions in 31 years

Blundell Park blanketed in snow when the worst of the weather hit, and which is protecting the pitch from frost.

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Charterhouse Turf Machinery introduces a new model in the market-leading Verti-Drain range at BTME 2011.

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From clearing snow outside of Lincoln Cathedral to helping to find a secret Santa, Kubota machinery has been coming to the rescue right around the UK.

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A top Manchester cricket club has taken its training and coaching facilities to a whole new level – with the expert help of world-leading synthetic surfacing...

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Just-opened Cyprus course, designed by six-time Major winner Sir Nick Faldo, and part of the Elea Estate, receives huge stamp of approval from the World’s...

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In days gone by, maintaining a 600 acre estate would have taken umpteen horses and farm hands, but today Broadstone Manor’s owner, Bill Kayley, relies...

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Stow Park Lawn Tennis Club is the latest customer to benefit from the expert tennis court maintenance provided by Technical Surfaces, the UK’s leading...

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Second raid on Mill Hill football club

A Second attack by thieves in just over two months has left a Blackburn football club struggling to stage games.

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Toro Training Guide 2011 12

Containing full details of the Toro distributor’s industry-leading training courses, the latest line-up of learning opportunities offers even greater...

in Industry News - on 6/12/10

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Scarborough RFC

The determination of Chief Executive, Graeme Young, and the professionalism of the chosen contractor, has seen Scarborough RUFC move to excellent new facilities....

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It’s an unqualified thumbs-up from SANLI as the company looks back on its first full year of trading within the United Kingdom and Ireland.

in Industry News - on 5/12/10

Bee on knapweed

British Wild Flower Plants (BWFPs) have supplied around 100,000 native wild flowers for a two and a half hectare planting scheme on either side of the...

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Agripower Confirmed

Buckinghamshire based Agripower Contractors is proud to announce it has been confirmed as a SureSet approved installer

in Industry News - on 4/12/10

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The Isle of Plenty II

In the second of his reports from the Isle of Man, Laurence Gale MSc looks at golf provision, beginning with Douglas Golf Club, where Murray Jones and...

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Hughton pays tribute to NUFC ground staff

Chris Hughton believes that should Newcastle United achieve their main objective of survival this season the club’s ground staff will be entitled to...

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Winter weather hammers Scottish sports fixtures

lasgow Warriors' match against Treviso has been called off

in Football - on 3/12/10

Toro servicing reminder

Lely UK’s Toro after-sales service team – service and training manager Ian Sumpter and parts manager Phil Bowen – urge machinery operators to book...

in Industry News - on 3/12/10

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To achieve the best results it is always a good idea to consult the experts, and in the case of turfgrass, that means British Seed Houses. From unrivalled...

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Sporting achievment

In a rural corner of Somerset, an ambitious project to construct extensive sport and leisure facilities is underway. Led by a former publican turned groundworker,...

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