February 2012 (Page 1)

Trust staff get Leap Day off work to volunteer PR

More than 5,000 employees at the National Trust are being given the Leap Day (29 February) off work to volunteer for a day in their local communities.

in Industry News - on 29/2/12

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New nature zones each covering thousands of hectares are to be set up across England, Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman revealed yesterday.

in Industry News - on 29/2/12

IMG 1070

Etesia UK will shortly be hitting the road, after announcing the dates of their first road show since 2006, with an emphasis on all things green.

in Industry News - on 29/2/12


Backpack blowers testing

“We consider blowers to be disposable machinery, replaced every couple of years, so price is important. If the cheaper makes do the job, and you are...

in Industry News - on 29/2/12

Fontwell Park Grounds Team collect Major Award

The Fontwell Park Grounds Team collect their award for Best Jumps Racecourse for 2011.

in Equestrian - on 28/2/12

Field of dreams unfolding

Work won’t be completed until May but it remains the talk of the northern beaches soccer community.

in Industry News - on 28/2/12


With 100 days to go before the start of the 2012 Curtis Cup, preparations for the biennial contest are nearing completion at The Nairn Golf Club.

in Golf - on 28/2/12

Peterstone Lakes GC2

A Cardiff golf club has become the first Toro Greensmaster TriFlex customer in Wales – without even trialling this revolutionary new greensmower.

in Industry News - on 28/2/12

Scott Patterson Leaves Kia Oval

Head Groundsman Scott Patterson is to leave his position at the Kia Oval.

in Cricket - on 27/2/12

London 2012 Olympic stadium pitch will have to be ripped up after Games

London 2012 Olympic stadium pitch will have to be ripped up after Games as it doesn't meet Premier League standards

in Industry News - on 27/2/12

Barenbrug 2011 roads#3E9F52

Specialist grass seed breeder Barenbrug has revealed details of its 12-month 2012 roadshow programme, which kicks off at Radley College in Oxfordshire...

in Industry News - on 27/2/12

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Harts Common Golf Club

It’s a family affair at Hart Common Golf Course, where Peter Roberts’ dream of creating one of the best pay and play courses in the north-west of England...

in Golf - on 27/2/12

total-play Ltd set to help Calmore Sports make most of Sport England funding

Sports surface specialist total-play Ltd has been appointed by Calmore Sport’s Cricket Club to upgrade its facilities following the club’s receipt...

in Cricket - on 26/2/12


Anatomy of a golf course

In this article Andy Watson, of Andy Watson Golf Design, will look at what constitutes a green; how it is placed; its size and shape; and technical advancements...

in Golf - on 26/2/12

Farming rules are vital for wildlife, say conservationists

Regulation has a vital role in farming - that’s the message from conservationists responding to Government proposals unveiled this week.

in Industry News - on 25/2/12

Vapormatic Launch New Look Website

Vapormatic, global supplier of replacement parts for all makes of tractor has launched a new look website.

in Industry News - on 25/2/12

Barrowford Cricket Club in a 10k electricity row with Pendle Council

A Cricket club with strong community links has had its future thrown into doubt after a row over its electricity supply.

in Cricket - on 25/2/12

Hydro scheme urges communities to tap into water power

Communities are being urged to harness the energy in water to develop hydro power schemes in local woodlands owned by the Welsh Government.

in Industry News - on 25/2/12

harrogate week 2012 by SiRAstudio 575

Showing thanks for the high level of ongoing dealer support, Trimax Mowing Systems is proud to announce the recipients of the annual Trimax Dealer Awards-UK....

in Industry News - on 24/2/12

Jockey Club Estates Newmarket

A new fleet of John Deere equipment has been delivered by local dealer Ben Burgess Newmarket to Jockey Club Estates, as part of the organisation’s ongoing...

in Industry News - on 24/2/12