April 2013 (Page 5)

A Super 500 rough management duty Gleneagles

As you would expect, a clear focus and a precise plan underpins course preparations at Gleneagles ahead of the 2014 Ryder Cup.

in Golf - on 8/4/13

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BLEC Global will have a full range of machines on display at the first MAP Live show (April 24), Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/4/13


From trimming well-kept lawns to mowing rough grass, the new Kubota W821-PRO walk behind mower is the perfect tool for ensuring a professional looking...

in Industry News - on 8/4/13

Bowls Mowing

Maintenance costs

A succesful bowls club is not just about its clubhouse, membership or hanging baskets but, most importantly, its playing surface; that patch of green that...

in Bowls - on 8/4/13

Allett   Adur and Worthing

Local authority partnership, Adur and Worthing Councils, has taken delivery of 14 new Allett pedestrian mowers to maintain sports surfaces and parks located...

in Industry News - on 7/4/13

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Charlton Down Cricket Club will celebrate its 10th anniversary this summer and here club chairman Alex Campbell describes the progress the village side...

in Cricket - on 7/4/13

MJA Ferndown

Poor weather and difficult ground conditions over recent months have delayed both the progress and start of a number of important contracts secured during...

in Industry News - on 7/4/13

Dave Roberts on the Charterhouse cricket square

Charterhouse, the leading Surrey public school, has taken delivery of a new 1.5metre BLEC Multivator – the all-in-one decompacter, soil recycler and...

in Schools & Colleges - on 6/4/13

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Specialist weed control contractor Complete Weed Control has brought its technical expertise into play to ensure that the Celtic Manor Resort in South...

in Industry News - on 6/4/13

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Dennis & SISIS have concluded their spring 2013 series of educational events with the recent bowls seminar at Meole Brace Bowling Club in Shrewsbury.

in Industry News - on 6/4/13

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The Lion Tour 2012

Warren Bevan, Course Manager at Lancaster Golf Club, joined five of his colleagues on a trip to the USA to visit the Jacobsen headquarters in Charlotte,...

in Industry News - on 6/4/13

 NZ Weekend rugby league games axed

All lower-grade rugby league games in Canterbury have been axed for this weekend because of the city council's failure to mark pitches.

in Local Authority - on 5/4/13

Meeting the challenge of change

The Amenity Forum is holding a major conference in 2013 to be held at Leicester City Football Ground on Thursday, October 17th. It will mark the first...

in Industry News - on 5/4/13

A recent ClearWater installation at York Racecourse

ClearWater, the leading washpad water recycling system, is celebrating 10 years of sales with 10th Anniversary Special Offers.

in Industry News - on 5/4/13

Chalara management plan

Ash tree dieback is caused by the Chalara fraxinea fungus. It has already affected a high proportion of ash trees in Northern Europe.

in Pests & Diseases - on 4/4/13

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Dennis and SISIS, divisions of the Howardson Group, a leading British manufacturer of innovative world class turf maintenance equipment, has announced...

in Industry News - on 4/4/13

National Stadium Malta

Two pitches in one

On a short business trip to Malta, our Operations Director used the opportunity to visit the island’s National Stadium, where he was surprised to find...

in Football - on 4/4/13

100 days to go until the Ashes

Notts groundsman Steve Birks has the responsibility of preparing a pitch suitable for the grand occasion.

in Cricket - on 3/4/13


PSD Groundscare the UK distributor for ELIET Europe of Belgium, are excited about the prospects of developing the ELIET brand in the UK. ELIET, an innovation-driven...

in Industry News - on 3/4/13

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The clearance of leaf fall and general maintenance is no longer a problem to Oliver Deeming, Grounds Maintenance Manager at the University of East Anglia...

in Industry News - on 3/4/13