April 2011 (page 1)

Have-a-go hero told he might be charged after tackling yob - Telegraph.co.uk

Have-a-go hero told he might be charged after tackling yob Telegraph.co.uk A groundsman who collared a vandal has received an apology from police after...

in Cricket - on 30/4/11

Pitch 2

Since the launch of Vitax Amenity’s award winning Enhance R range of four-in-one fertilisers, Greenkeepers, Groundsmen and Local Authorities from across...

in Industry News - on 30/4/11

Ilminster Cricket Club angry after sightscreen damage

OFFICIALS at Ilminster Cricket Club are incensed after yobs vandalised a newly built sightscreen at the Recreation Ground over the Easter weekend.

in Best of the Rest - on 30/4/11


This year, it’s not just the England cricket team who are spending a good proportion of their time as ‘tourists’ - specialist sports surface consultancy...

in Industry News - on 30/4/11

GTC Quality Assured logo 2010

The Greenkeepers Training Committee (GTC) in association with the English Golf Union (EGU) is hosting two Chairman of Green workshops in Lancashire as...

in Golf - on 29/4/11

Park arson slammed - Peterlee Mail

It follows an incident two weeks ago, in which the park groundsman's greenhouse was smashed up. Youths spotted drinking in the park have also been...

in Local Authority - on 29/4/11

Football Groundsman of the year awards announced

The winners of the 2011 Groundsman of the Year awards for the npower Football League have been announced.

in Football - on 29/4/11

ClosedSheaths Main

Grass Identification

ALS botanist, John Handley, says that, with some experience, it is possible to look at a sports surface and make an accurate judgement as to the proportion...

in Consultancy - on 29/4/11

City of London SG450 021

With countless trees in the scenic landscape of The City of London Cemetery, leaf collection is a demanding task which lasts from the beginning of autumn...

in Industry News - on 28/4/11

Top honour for Anthony

Head groundsman Anthony Haywood has brought more success to promotion-winners Chesterfield FC by being named the League Two Groundsman of the Year for...

in Football - on 28/4/11

New look GreenCast frontpage

There’s a new look to the free Syngenta GreenCast website, with improvements to make it faster and easier to find all the essential knowledge for more...

in Industry News - on 28/4/11

TORDON 22K – nothing quite like it

If you are looking for a product to get rid of hard to control weeds then there is nothing quite like TORDON 22K.

in Industry News - on 27/4/11

Seed Specialist launches new Website

Specialist turfseed merchant Hurrells Seeds has unveiled its new website.

in Industry News - on 27/4/11

Green speed using a Stimpmeter

Raising expectations

This is the case study of a golf club that STRI first became involved with in 2009. The club engaged us because the greens were falling well below the...

in Golf - on 27/4/11

Police step up patrols at football club - Isle of Man Today

Police step up patrols at football club Isle of Man Today Brain Goldsmith, groundsman of Braddan FC, said: 'A regular police presence would help,...

in Football - on 26/4/11

Gabba critics

Brisbane Courier-Mail Apr 25 2011 11:56PM GMT

in Cricket - on 26/4/11

kubota plough

Kubota Tractor and Groundcare has announced that it will be showcasing a full line-up from its range of agricultural equipment at the Lincolnshire-based...

in Industry News - on 26/4/11

Lancashire solve historical problem with a change of direction on the pitch

Guardian.co.uk Apr 24 2011 6:39PM GMT

in Cricket - on 26/4/11