October 2012 (Page 2)

Angry reaction follows Trump film

The 90-minute 2011 documentary ‘You’ve Been Trumped’, which looked at the battle between some local Aberdeenshire people and tycoon Donald Trump...

in Golf - on 26/10/12

Close up

British Seed Houses (BSH) has gone back to ‘grassroots’ to show its support for Movember – growing a giant moustache in support of the men’s health...

in Industry News - on 26/10/12

Charity is blooming marvellous, bagging award from Royal Horticultural Society

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disabilty (RHN) won ‘Outstanding’ in the Royal Horticultural Society’s London in Bloom

in Industry News - on 25/10/12

PR4064 Southampton FC

Newly promoted Southampton FC has become the latest club to invest in a Toro Reelmaster 3100-D mower – a firm football favourite.

in Football - on 25/10/12


The Committee for Golf Club Salaries (CGCS) has recommended a 1.5 per cent increase in salaries for all British golf club managers and greenkeepers for...

in Golf - on 25/10/12


With pupils playing sport every afternoon and matches on Wednesday and Saturday at Highfield and Brookham School in Hampshire, the grounds team have their...

in Industry News - on 25/10/12

Cold weather

Fungicide for winter

The trend over recent years to warmer autumn weather and greater extremes in winter conditions poses new challenges for turf management, especially fungicide...

in Industry News - on 24/10/12

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Talk to David Powell, Ground Manager, about his approach to maintaining the pitch at Franklin Gardens, home of Northampton Saints, and you will find him...

in Industry News - on 24/10/12

A Climate Cover Total Growth Cover being deployed

Why just settle for frost protection? Give your grass a boost with Climate Cover ‘TGC’

in Industry News - on 24/10/12

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JCB has won a landmark deal to supply engines to the world’s leading manufacturer of street cleansing equipment. The agreement - initially worth almost...

in Industry News - on 24/10/12

Nick Harris

Synthetic sports surface maintenance company Replay has appointed Nick Harris as its new Business Development Manager.

in Industry News - on 24/10/12

Coming up roses – why autumn planting is best

“Is Autumn the best time to plant roses?” and the simple answer is “YES”.

in Industry News - on 23/10/12

Kevin Smith, Speedcut contracts manager   \'Terrible weather conditions a challenge\'

Speedcut Contractors have found this one of the most ‘horrendous’ weather years on record – but are completing a busy round of sportsturf jobs despite...

in Industry News - on 23/10/12

Golf Travel is the talk of the Tee with new Talksport partnership

Your Golf Travel’s reputation as Europe’s largest golf travel company has been further endorsed after signing an exciting agreement to become the official...

in Golf - on 23/10/12

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A company producing environmentally friendly weed killer will be able to flourish thanks to a £250,000 investment from the Adapt Group’s Low Carbon...

in Industry News - on 23/10/12

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Let your days be merry and bright this Christmas with John Deere’s festive collection for 2012, which includes a 10cm high plush elk soft toy wearing...

in Industry News - on 22/10/12

Metal detector sought for playing fields vandalism

A Rogue treasure hunter who has been digging up the town leaving its playing fields laden with hundreds of holes has now become Thornbury’s most wanted....

in Local Authority - on 22/10/12

JIm Greaves

The modern player does not know how lucky he is with their snooker-table perfect pitches

in Football - on 22/10/12

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Towcestrians Sports Club

For a town with a population of just over 10,000, how do you judge the success of its main sports club? Certainly, if its junior rugby section is a gauge,...

in Rugby - on 22/10/12

Bernhard Factory Exterior (IMG 6465)

A two year building project, a stack of vision and a huge commitment to the business sees the opening of the new Haverhill manufacturing and training facility...

in Industry News - on 21/10/12