August 2012 (Page 4)


Martin Lishman Ltd (exhibiting on Stand F14 at Saltex with Billericay Farm Services) produces a comprehensive and versatile range of sprayers that are...

in Industry News - on 15/8/12

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Lynn Higgins has joined Ransomes Jacobsen as the UK Regional Sales Manager for Industrial Vehicles. Reporting to Chris Buckle, the company’s Business...

in Industry News - on 15/8/12


Shanklin & Sandown

Shanklin & Sandown Golf Club sits behind the town of Shanklin, close to the south east coast of the Isle of Wight. It is an undulating heathland course...

in Golf - on 15/8/12

Fleetwood Town Head Groundsman, Dale Frith, and Apprentice Ashley Roche (Outside Players Tunnel)

Myerscough College is delighted to have signed up their latest Apprentice in Sportsturf Groundsmanship at Fleetwood Town FC.

in Industry News - on 14/8/12

Playrite Synthetic Cricket Surface

There has been some debate in recent months about which type of surface is best for cricket; whether it be woven, tufted or needlepunch. In light of this...

in Cricket - on 14/8/12

St Ives Golf Club Greenkeeper called out of bunker to win junior trophy

A last minute substitution by organiser Andy Green helped St Ives juniors win a coveted county golf trophy on Friday.

in Golf - on 14/8/12

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Greenkeepers are being urged to plan fungicide programmes ahead of turf renovation in the face of an increased risk of Anthracnose foliar blight infection...

in Industry News - on 13/8/12

'I struggled to sell my home because of Japanese knotweed growing in the vicinity'

Surveyors and mortgage lenders have joined forces to stem the latest threat to Britain’s ailing housing market, the spread of the pernicious Japanese...

in Industry News - on 13/8/12


Harrogate Borough Council is making good use of the powerful Kubota M9540 utility tractor covering some 540 square miles in the spa town itself and neighbouring...

in Public Places - on 13/8/12


The dedicated grounds team at Felixstowe Cricket Club are busy raising standards on the ground at Dellwood Avenue with the help of Dennis equipment, just...

in Cricket - on 12/8/12

John Nicholson becomes a GTC Quality Assured Training Provider

David Golding, GTC’s Education Director is pleased to welcome John Nicholson into the GTC’s Quality Assured Scheme

in Industry News - on 12/8/12

A unique location

The Bylet

As one of the oldest clubs in the country and sitting, as it has done since 1884, on an island in the middle of the River Seven at Bridgnorth, The Bylet...

in Bowls - on 12/8/12

Paul Murray, Altrincham Golf Course

Golf course manager Paul Murray takes pride in his job and is determined that his municipal course will be as good as any private courses in the area.

in Golf - on 11/8/12

Scottish Open 2012 271

Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based manufacturer of turf maintenance equipment, provided tournament support at the recent Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish...

in Industry News - on 11/8/12

The 1991 European Ryder Cup Team including some of the game’s greatest ever golfers in ProQuip weatherwear

ProQuip will continue its long association with The Ryder Cup following its appointment as Preferred Supplier to The 2014 European Ryder Cup Teamat Gleneagles,...

in Golf - on 11/8/12

oldham rfl

AN Oldham rugby stalwart says he feels like quitting his beloved sport after another “pitch invasion” by travellers.

in Rugby - on 10/8/12


Martin Grayshon

Martin Grayshon - a freebird with a not so ‘hairy’ dilemma and a slight weight problem!

in People - on 10/8/12

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Ransomes Jacobsen have teamed up with a leading manufacturer of solar equipment to create a solar canopy for use with the all-electric version of their...

in Industry News - on 10/8/12


Edgehill University

When one of our members met up with our editor at BTME Harrogate earlier this year, the discussion led to grounds maintenance in an educational environment,...

in Schools & Colleges - on 10/8/12


In advance of Saltex 2012 and this autumn’s leaf-collection season, JSM Distribution has announced a 0% interest finance scheme for all AgriMetal leaf...

in Industry News - on 9/8/12