January 2013 (Page 2)

JCB's 8014 mini excavator

One of the UK’s leading suppliers to the building and construction industry has invested more than £3 million in a fleet of new JCB machines – and...

in Industry News - on 25/1/13

Charterhouse 1

Grounds maintenance Contractor Peter Goddard has a substantial workload looking after school playing fields and local authority sports pitches across the...

in Industry News - on 25/1/13

Reading FC

Promotion to the Premiership and a busy programme which includes hosting rugby union side London Irish’s fixtures makes the job challenging enough for...

in Football - on 25/1/13

Dennis 2

As a county veteran team player, Mike Beloe is a man who knows the game, how to care for a bowls green and also achieve the best possible playing surface....

in Bowls - on 24/1/13

Interface ­ bottle on golf course

BTME 2013 is host to the launch of Bayer’s innovative new turf fungicide Interface™.

in Industry News - on 24/1/13

UKPG Book 2013 web[1]

The UK Pesticide Guide 2013 is now in stock and is a vital reference book for anyone needing information on responsible pesticide use and guidance on what...

in Industry News - on 24/1/13

ManCity Welcome

Match day preparations

For a life-long Manchester City fan, being Head Groundsman at the Etihad Stadium is a dream come true for Lee Jackson, but with it comes the responsibility...

in Football - on 24/1/13

P Tuckwell Ltd Cromer

Following the acquisition of John Deere dealership J E Buckle Ltd by P Tuckwell Ltd in June 2012, and a subsequent six month period of planning and integration,...

in Local Authority - on 23/1/13

Moss treated with Mogeton

A much needed option for the long term control of moss on golf courses was launched to the greenkeeping sector at BTME this week.

in Golf - on 23/1/13

PR4083 Dan Dubas

Top distributor Lely UK has strengthened its ‘Partners in Turfcare’ team with three strategic appointments.

in Industry News - on 23/1/13

Mounty cutting in field areas

Reform Werke Bank Tractors report increasing interest accross Europe for their four-stroke, diesel engine powered, Mounty Tractor range. One recent example...

in Industry News - on 22/1/13

TTS to undertake feasibility studies for Calderdale Council

Specialist sports surface consultancy Total Turf Solutions (TTS) is set to undertake the Feasibility Report Stage of the North Halifax Pitch Improvement...

in Industry News - on 22/1/13

Diluted organic matter profile   hard to measure visually

Organic matter

Organic matter, or the build up of thatch, remains a dominant issue across many sports disciplines, but has our knowledge and understanding of it moved...

in Consultancy - on 22/1/13

Middlesex to train under marquee, says Angus Fraser

Middlesex managing director of cricket Angus Fraser hopes to benefit from training in a marquee in pre-season.

in Cricket - on 21/1/13


Michel Platini’s ‘floated idea’ gets the green light

in Football - on 21/1/13

Lantra Approved

Recently launched brand new suite of forestry and arboriculture training and qualifications transforming the way operators access their Licence to Practice...

in Industry News - on 21/1/13

Royston 3rd Hole 2 (1)

Two of the country’s top bunker construction companies have formed an alliance to ensure that golf clubs across the country will receive the best possible...

in Industry News - on 21/1/13

MegaMax in Grainstore

Reduced labour costs, no moving parts and time saving are just three attributes enjoyed by users of the SweepEx modular brush system.

in Industry News - on 20/1/13


Darren Ball

Darren Ball - hardworking and honest, but what does he do when the rugby season has finished?

in People - on 20/1/13

BathRugby Darren&Martin

Tranquility at Bath Rugby

Bath Rugby Club are one of the oldest and most successful clubs in the UK. They play at the Recreation Ground, also known as The Rec.

in Rugby - on 20/1/13