April 2013 (Page 2)

30 years of PAN

Back in 1982, just four days after the Falklands war ended, Pan Publicity was born.

in Industry News - on 25/4/13

Green spaces boosts wellbeing of urban dwellers - study

Parks, gardens and green space in urban areas can improve the wellbeing and quality of life of people living there, says a University of Exeter study.

in Industry News - on 24/4/13

Fuel for thought

Installation of fuel storage and management systems needs careful consideration, with compliance and cost-effective solutions at the top of the list.

in Industry News - on 24/4/13

Make your garden scentsational this spring

With the unseasonable cold weather now behind us, the Horticultural Trades Association is encouraging gardeners to start planting some ‘pick me up’...

in Industry News - on 24/4/13

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Organic Matter

Through a combination of extensive organic matter and moisture content testing, strong relationships between organic matter levels and volumetric moisture...

in Bowls - on 24/4/13

 Sarah lands top job at Glamorgan Swalec Stadium

A Myerscough College student has become the first female member of groundstaff at an international cricket ground after landing a dream job at Glamorgan’s...

in Cricket - on 23/4/13

Grasscutter on the verge!

Grasscutter on the verge!

Our anonymous football league head groundsman, Mr AKA Grasscutter, discusses the benefits of being able to wield a spanner and, on occasions, a hammer!...

in Football - on 23/4/13

Kawasaki continues expansion with DP Automotors

Global Manufacturer Kawasaki continues to expand its Engine Distributor network with the appointment of DP Automotors in Ukraine.

in Industry News - on 23/4/13

 Q Lawns’ deliveries go eco

Q Lawns turf growers have taken delivery of four new lorries in a bid to save costs, minimise environmental impact and improve services.

in Industry News - on 22/4/13

Golspie Golf Club on course for full recovery

For the three strong greenkeeping team at coastal Golspie Golf Club in the far North of Scotland, December 14th 2012 was meant to be the start of their...

in Industry News - on 22/4/13


Training Grounds

During a visit to Ipswich Town’s Portman Road stadium to conduct an interview with their new Head Groundsman, Ben Connell, the subject turned to the...

in Football - on 22/4/13

 Spring finance for John Deere mowers

John Deere Financial has announced two new spring finance programmes for UK customers, covering the John Deere 2500B triplex greens mower and the 2500E...

in Industry News - on 21/4/13


Simon White

Simon White - Passionate and approachable, unless you happen to be sat next to him at The Posh end!

in People - on 21/4/13

Support team gear up for the open

Supporting the Open

Following Adam Scott’s dramatic victory at The Masters, attention now turns to the Open Championship at Muirfield in July – and over 50 BIGGA members...

in Industry News - on 21/4/13

SISIS Autoslit Helps Golf Course Stay Open All-Year-Round

Compacted, waterlogged golf and bowls greens in Norwich are now a thing of the past after local grounds maintenance provider, Waveney Norse (based in Lowestoft)...

in Industry News - on 20/4/13

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The Chase Golf Club

At The Chase Golf Club & Spa near Stafford, it all gets a bit touchy, feely, smelly where soil samples are concerned. Their Course Manager, Simon White,...

in Golf - on 20/4/13

Latest Hybrid Greens Technology at Donegal GC

Donegal Golf Club, situated on the rolling dunes of the Murvagh peninsula in the northwest of Ireland, has seen significant improvements to its putting...

in Industry News - on 19/4/13


Stuart Lambert

Stuart Lambert - Short and concise answers, but I guess Rihanna says more than enough!

in People - on 19/4/13

Speedcut renovating Loughborough pitches

Speedcut Contractors are renovating nine pitches at Loughborough University, including two rugby pitches which they built two years ago.

in Industry News - on 19/4/13

Cutting clippings enhances fertiliser efficiency

The use of Primo Maxx could enhance the efficiency of nitrogen fertiliser utilisation and reduce overall season-long requirements on greens by 25%, according...

in Industry News - on 19/4/13