April 2011 (Page 2)

Sand Company making life easier for Premier League football stars

Mansfield Chad Apr 24 2011 1:50PM GMT

in Football - on 25/4/11

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Diamond Geezer!

An internship at the Ohio State University has proved a platform for transforming the career of a groundsman now in charge of an American school’s sports...

in Schools & Colleges - on 25/4/11

Stowmarket: Cricket club defiant on pitch vandalism

STAFF at a cricket club have said they are determined not to let vandals ruin the start to their season.

in Cricket - on 24/4/11


A pitch for all reasons

Few sports grounds have a 116 year old remit to host world class competitions in different disciplines whilst slotting in hordes of the public for various...

in Rugby - on 24/4/11

WRU searches for unsung heroes of Welsh Rugby - NOW Rugby

WRU searches for unsung heroes of Welsh Rugby NOW Rugby Traditionally the phrase “Unsung Hero†conjures up images of club grounds...

in Rugby - on 23/4/11

Bowdon beekeeper is devastated after tens of thousands of her bees are killed - Messenger Newspapers

Bowdon beekeeper is devastated after tens of thousands of her bees are killed Messenger Newspapers A BOWDON beekeeper is appealing for farmers, groundsmen...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 23/4/11

GX160 RC

Honda continues to lead the way, with the launch of the updated range of Mid-GX engines - the long-term standard in power for a wide variety of applications....

in Industry News - on 23/4/11

PC Jobs

The first to feature in our ‘Find me a job!’ campaign was Drew Duffy, who is fast running out of time to find a work placement before his college course...

in People - on 23/4/11

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John O’Conner Grounds Maintenance is the first company in Herts and Beds to sign up to the government’s new extended work experience scheme working...

in Industry News - on 22/4/11


Planning for profit

Pete Harris works on projects across the UK and is an arboricultural and ecological planning consultant with Landscape Planning Ltd. Here he discusses...

in Consultancy - on 22/4/11

Pitches at Pembroke College low res

Applying Sierrablen Plus Stress Control controlled-release fertilizer last autumn to eight totally renovated and reseeded grass tennis courts has resulted...

in Industry News - on 21/4/11

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Spend less time mowing the lawn and more time enjoying your beautiful garden, that’s the message that Kubota Tractor and Groundcare will be taking to...

in Industry News - on 21/4/11

Cricket club reduced to ashes

Sunderland Echo Apr 19 2011 6:49PM GMT

in Cricket - on 21/4/11


As part of Etesia's on-going plan for expansion in the UK, the company has announced the appointment of GMS Garden Machinery Services of Holyhead for the...

in Industry News - on 21/4/11

Golf club makes redundancies to 'clear debts' - cambrian-news.co.uk

Golf club makes redundancies to 'clear debts' cambrian-news.co.uk ABERYSTWYTH Golf Club is to make one professional and one green-keeper redundant...

in Golf - on 20/4/11

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Two consecutive harsh winters have been enough to test the mettle of the most stoical of Groundsmen but if your pitch is ‘double duty’ and under the...

in Rugby - on 20/4/11

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Notts Sport, the world’s leading supplier of synthetic cricket pitch systems, is launching a brand new portable pitch that opens up a world of practice...

in Cricket - on 20/4/11

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Andy has the Common Touch

Our editor meets Andy Richards, Grounds Manager at Shrewsbury School, and finds a man hell bent on improving the extensive facilities, with the aid of...

in Schools & Colleges - on 20/4/11

Toro NSN SitePro training

Some of the country’s leading golf clubs, sports and amenity venues recently attended a special training course, hosted by Toro distributor Lely UK at...

in Industry News - on 19/4/11


After using Toro for over 10 years, Bedford & County Golf Club has signed an exclusive five-year deal with the machinery maker’s distributor, Lely UK....

in Industry News - on 19/4/11