December 2012 (Page 3)

Forest Green Rovers FC

Forest Green Rovers Football Club, currently riding high in the Blue Square Premier League, won their first trophy of the 2012-2013 season when they received...

in Football - on 16/12/12


The Racecourse Association (RCA) has today revealed the shortlist for the 2012 Racecourse Groundstaff Awards, in association with Pitchcare, ALS and Watt...

in Equestrian - on 16/12/12


Regular maintenance of artificial turf is necessary to keep playing surfaces clean, bacteria-free and allow water infiltration.

in Synthetics - on 15/12/12

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JCB today marked the production of its half millionth backhoe loader – the machine that made the company famous around the world.

in Industry News - on 15/12/12

Etesia Pellenc

Etesia UK has announced three new Pellenc promotions for UK customers. The offers, which are only available from participating UK Pellenc dealers is available...

in Industry News - on 14/12/12

Brailsford GC

Head Green Keeper, Jim Sheehan, is a long way from his Liverpool roots and West Derby Golf Club where he first encountered the Sisis name.

in Golf - on 14/12/12


Wessex, the farm, groundscare and ATV machinery company is celebrating fifty years of manufacturing in the UK.

in Industry News - on 14/12/12

R&AScholarship StAndrews

R&A scholarship

Every so often, an opportunity comes your way that can somehow change the way you look at study, greenkeeping or even life itself. These are deep and...

in Golf - on 14/12/12

Reed\'s Leaves 6

Situated in picturesque, leafy Surrey, Reeds School makes great use of a Trilo BL400 blower and Head Groundsman Grant Shuttle has got on so well with a...

in Industry News - on 13/12/12

Trefloyne Golf Club 2500E Gareth Knight

Launched with the promise of delivering a quieter, more cost effective and environmentally friendly greens mower, John Deere’s hybrid electric 2500E...

in Golf - on 13/12/12

2012 10 22    Ian Bunting Retirement (3)

Ian Bunting, Production Director of Lloyds & Co of Letchworth has retired on his 65th Birthday after an astonishing 47 years’ service.

in Industry News - on 13/12/12

Russell and David

2012 has been an excellent year for Premier Pitches, with our number of summer renovations topping over 80 pitches within a 3 month period, our out-of-season...

in Football - on 12/12/12

Quentin Allardice   Managing Director of TIS

To build on existing systems installed, Highspeed Group Ltd has appointed a sales agent to help bring about their ClearWater system development plans in...

in Industry News - on 12/12/12

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Simon Richard Ltd, UK Agent for the Reform & Shibaura tractor and Muthing flail ranges has introduced the MU-FM Hydro flail in collaboration with Ransomes...

in Industry News - on 12/12/12

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Winter maintenance

The unpredictability of British winters makes it a difficult task to set out a definitive approach to artificial pitch maintenance. Will we be faced with...

in Synthetics - on 12/12/12


Nick Darking

Nick Darking - seems to have a bit of a problem with a retired weatherman and people who don’t listen. Sorry, say that again!

in People - on 11/12/12


Responding to popular demand by golf clubs and Greenkeepers on the Isle of Man, Dennis & SISIS recently took to the road again.

in Industry News - on 11/12/12

Virgin Experience Montage

Following on from the successful launch of their new ‘Tenuis Bent’ cultivar, Arrowtown, visitors to the DLF stand at BTME 2013 will have a chance to...

in Industry News - on 11/12/12


Forest Green groundsman Stewart Ward has beaten off stiff competition to win the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) award for Environmental Project/Innovation...

in Industry News - on 11/12/12

Warwickshire working hard to reduce impact of bad weather

Warwickshire expect improvements carried out to the Edgbaston outfield this winter to keep bad-weather delays to play to an absolute minimum next season...

in Cricket - on 10/12/12