May 2011 (Page 2)

Harrod Wembley Image

It’s been four years since the new Wembley Stadium opened its doors back in 2007, and since then it has played host to a myriad of top class events,...

in Football - on 26/5/11

Clovelly tractor B

A new John Deere 5055E tractor is helping to do the donkey work in the picturesque fishing village of Clovelly in North Devon, close to the main A39 road...

in Industry News - on 26/5/11

ChrisStickles

Regime change at Ascot

Ascot Racecourse continues to rise to the challenges posed to its team of groundsmen, led by Clerk of the Course, Chris Stickels, and Head Groundsman,...

in Equestrian - on 26/5/11

Glamorgan groundsman Keith Exton predicts quicker Test Pitch

Glamorgan groundsman Keith Exton has told the England fast bowlers he has prepared a quicker pitch than the Ashes wicket of two years ago.

in Cricket - on 25/5/11

Golfers help in course clean up

BBC May 24 2011 1:49PM GMT

in Best of the Rest - on 25/5/11

Richard Campey

Have you registered to attend the Campey Turf Care 25th anniversary Open Day on Thursday 7th July 2011 yet?

in Industry News - on 25/5/11

Will Smith hundred puts Durham in command against Warwickshire - The Guardian

Telegraph.co.uk Will Smith hundred puts Durham in command against Warwickshire The Guardian Few county batsmen have had cause to be grateful to the long-serving...

in Best of the Rest - on 25/5/11

Conver Boat

Mastenbroek Environmental has supplied the UK’s first Conver silt-pusher, marking a step-change in watercourse management where organic sediments need...

in Industry News - on 25/5/11

Aldeburgh Golf Club

A range of new John Deere golf course equipment, including a 2500E greens mower featuring hybrid E-Cut technology, has been supplied to Aldeburgh Golf...

in Industry News - on 25/5/11

Pink concert, image credit Inpress Images

Ricoh Arena

Would you be confident playing a pre-season friendly on a pitch which was, in parts, seeded from scratch just 37 days previously? Coventry City Football...

in Industry News - on 25/5/11

ACO   Bishop Wilton #3

ACO GroundGuard creates sensitive parking environment in scenic Yorkshire.

in Industry News - on 24/5/11

Warwickshire points deduction stands after ECB rejects county's appeal - The Guardian

Warwickshire points deduction stands after ECB rejects county's appeal The Guardian Warwickshire's head groundsman , Steve Rouse, looks at his...

in Cricket - on 24/5/11

visitors on front lawns watching a Forestry display, Plumpton College.

Popular attractions at the recent Plumpton College open day attracted record attendance, with 13,000 visitors. Attractions included tractor tours of the...

in Industry News - on 24/5/11

PC Jobs

Scotland, the Home of Golf, is also home to the next person to feature in Pitchcare’s ‘Find me a job!’ campaign. Can you help Thomas find his first...

in People - on 24/5/11

Not bowled over by state of public greens - Yorkshire Evening Post

Not bowled over by state of public greens Yorkshire Evening Post AS a bowler and green keeper , now retired, it is sad to record that many of the Leeds...

in Bowls - on 23/5/11

moth

For the past two days, Tony Kirkham has been spraying insecticide on hundreds of oak trees at Kew Gardens to keep a toxic caterpillar at bay.

in Industry News - on 23/5/11

Roehampton   bunker lined with turf(1)

The Roehampton Club, one of the most prestigious sporting clubs in London, began the new golfing season on a much-improved course following a major refurbishment...

in Golf - on 23/5/11

KSC GEO Certified

Former military firing ranges is transformed into one of the worlds most sustainably golf facilities

in Golf - on 23/5/11

AdamCaves

Moseley RFC

Adam Caves, Head Groundsman and 1st XV player at Moseley Rugby Club, has seen huge improvements in the pitch after following the advice of the RFU’s...

in Rugby - on 23/5/11

Somerset honour cricket volunteers

Somerset County Cricket Club May 19 2011 7:49AM GMT

in Cricket - on 22/5/11