October 2012 (Page 5)

BC5020H RS

An inherited garden power tool which has been used regularly for 16 years needing no more than fuel, lubrication and nylon cord, is set to keep going for...

in Industry News - on 10/10/12


Thomas Flavelle, a greenkeeper at Lingdale Golf Club in Leicestershire, has clinched the title of Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year 2012.

in Golf - on 10/10/12

Take a strategic approach to combat fungal turf disease this autumn

Fungal turf diseases

With the British climate offering an ideal habitat for disease pathogens to thrive, Greenkeepers face a year round battle against fungal turf disease.

in Golf - on 10/10/12


Science behind artifcials

To date, scientific research into the maintenance of artificial grass pitches has been rather overlooked. Save for some notable exceptions - such as the...

in Synthetics - on 10/10/12

Alan Ferguson and Richard Campey at St Georges Park

The FA National Football Centre, St. George’s Park in Staffordshire, is formally opened today 9th October, by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Alan...

in Football - on 9/10/12

St Georges

Located near Burton-Upon-Trent in the heart of England, the home of the new National Football Centre, St. George’s Park was formally opened this week....

in Football - on 9/10/12

Dung Beetle IMG 7903

Private horse owners, equestrian centres and riding schools need to keep their paddocks free of horse droppings all year round.

in Equestrian - on 9/10/12


The Nairn Golf Club will round off an historic year for European golf by becoming the first Scottish club to compete in the Women’s International Team...

in Golf - on 9/10/12

Joseph Rowntree Foundation put their trust in Etesia

Launched over 100 years ago, Joseph Rowntree established the trusts bearing his name. JRHT (Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust) owns the freehold of the vast...

in Industry News - on 8/10/12


The West Lancashire Golf Club from Blundellsands in Liverpool has won the national final of the 2012 John Deere Team Championship golf tournament at its...

in Golf - on 8/10/12

Towcester Rober&Keith

Towcester Racecourse

There are forty-one jump courses in the UK, of which Towcester in Northamptonshire is one. Laurence Gale pops up to meet the groundscare team led by Cler...

in Equestrian - on 8/10/12


Passion at Dulwich

Standing tall and proud inside England’s last-remaining operational toll village lies an independent school rich in tradition. Tom James returns to the...

in Schools & Colleges - on 8/10/12


Mark Openshaw

Mark Openshaw - told to give up greenkeeping - thirty-four years later and he’s still doing it!

in People - on 7/10/12

Ed Carter, Richard Walton, Henry Bechelet, Everris

Global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality fertilizers, Everris, has further demonstrated its commitment to providing first-class technical back-up...

in Industry News - on 7/10/12

Valderrama 033A

Club de Golf Valderrama, situated at San Roque in southern Spain and voted the number 1 golf course in continental Europe, has taken delivery of a fleet...

in Golf - on 7/10/12

Myerscough Student

Jon Oostendorp, deputy course manager at Salisbury and South Wilts Golf Club, is the recipient of the 2012 Ransomes Jacobsen-sponsored best student award,...

in Golf - on 6/10/12

Junior coaching10

Southampton City Golf Course has been awarded GolfMark status for attracting junior players onto the fairways.

in Golf - on 6/10/12

harrogate 4

Harrogate Town have had their existing CNG Stadium pitch re-levelled by White Horse Contractors (Northern) Ltd.

in Football - on 6/10/12


North Hants Golf Club

On the surface, apart from a thoroughly modern clubhouse and a sprawl of contemporary houses where once there was heathland, little appeared to have changed...

in Golf - on 6/10/12

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Cirencester Golf Club in Gloucestershire is set in the picturesque Cotswolds, a mixture of parkland and open rolling country.

in Industry News - on 5/10/12