July 2011 (Page 4)


Death by a thousand cuts?

Is the sport of bowls in terminal decline? The picture’s a mixed one, as Tom James discovered on a recent investigation in the North-West, where he finds...

in Bowls - on 19/7/11


Kawasaki returned to the Demopark Show in Eisenach, Germany, for the first time in ten years to showcase their FJ-D and TJ53E Engines which have just come...

in Industry News - on 19/7/11

Manchester City plans 'world-best' training complex with 7,000-seater stadium

Manchester Evening News Jul 18 2011 10:51AM GMT

in Industry News - on 18/7/11

The World Vision Garden at Hampton Court

Garden designers Sim Flemons and John Warland rejected artificial grass in favour of natural turf for their gold-award winning World Vision garden at Hampton...

in Industry News - on 18/7/11

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Massey Ferguson has strengthened its position in the sub-50hp compact tractor sector with the introduction of the MF 1532 H, a completely new hydrostatic...

in Industry News - on 18/7/11


Viewpoint with Jimmy Kidd

Jimmy Kidd suggests that the goal of every golf course superintendent should be to rebuild and maintain the population of micro life in their rootzones...

in Golf - on 18/7/11

John O’Conner Grounds Maintenance Awarded Investors in People

John O’Conner (GM) Limited, a grounds maintenance business established in 1969, is the first organisation to be awarded Investors in People accreditation...

in Industry News - on 17/7/11

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The team at Lamberhurst GC on the Kent and Sussex border has found the perfect solution for speeding up aeration … their new Wiedenmann Terra Spike GXi8...

in Industry News - on 17/7/11

The new  second generation Atom Pro 580 Edger from DJ Turfcare has a Mitsubishi engine

DJ Turfcare, the leading niche-market product supplier for the grounds care industry, shows a range of exciting new products at SALTEX this year

in Industry News - on 16/7/11

St Andrews @ Ballybunion1

Specialist grass seed breeder Barenbrug recently accompanied the St Andrews Links greenkeeping team on an exclusive visit to its greens and fairways trial...

in Golf - on 16/7/11

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Situated half a mile from the North Norfolk coast, Mundesley Golf Club sits on the rolling hillside of the River Mun valley and enjoys panoramic views...

in Industry News - on 16/7/11

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Richard celebrates 25 Yrs

Campey Turf Care Systems is one of Europe's largest independent grounds care machinery suppliers, and this year the company has held a number of events...

in Industry News - on 16/7/11


The Hardmet Landforce range of landscaping, waste recycling and forestry machinery now has the addition of the Commercial multi waste shredding machine...

in Industry News - on 15/7/11

Fit for Purpose A

There are always risks associated with playing sport, and we’ve all heard horror stories of bad tackles, twisted ankles and broken legs, and even serious...

in Industry News - on 15/7/11

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This weekend Royal St George’s Golf Club at Sandwich in Kent hosts the 140th Open Championship, the oldest and greatest event in golf.

in Golf - on 15/7/11

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Over the past few months, the team at natural and non-turf playing surface specialist, total-play Ltd, has been touring the country helping clubs and schools...

in Industry News - on 15/7/11

Fight against fatal tree disease enters critical next phase

Last year, 876 hectares of Japanese larch trees were found to be infected by an outbreak of ramorum disease in Wales

in Industry News - on 15/7/11

Long-serving Colin calls time on grassroots game

Northern Echo Jul 12 2011 9:15AM GMT

in Industry News - on 14/7/11

Northerners FC allowed to build three new pitches - BBC News

BBC News Northerners FC allowed to build three new pitches BBC News The plans also include changes to the existing groundsmans store and the building...

in Football - on 14/7/11

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The UK Golf Course Owners Association (UKGCOA) and The Organisation of Golf & Range Operators (OGRO) have joined forces once again to host the Golf Business...

in Golf - on 14/7/11