December 2013 (Page 3)

Scilly Aerial

Living on an island

Having read about the Isles of Scilly Golf Club, here, local journalist, Clive Tregarthen Mumford, offers an insight into the history of the club and some...

in Editorial - on 17/12/13

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New Trimax mower

Trimax Mowing Systems has been making world-class mowers for over 30 years, so when the R&D prototype was made available on the company’s stand at Windsor...

in Industry News - on 16/12/13

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Etesia arrive in force

Etesia UK will be attending the Executive Hire show for the first time, on stand E10, taking place 12th-14th February 2014 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/12/13

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Amenity Forum events

These important free events are part of Forum’s campaign to reach all elements of the amenity sector emphasising the importance of best practice and...

in People - on 16/12/13

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Dennis G860 for Norwich

Norwich City FC Head Groundsman Gary Kemp has recently doubled his fleet of Dennis G860 cassette cylinder mowers for use on the stadium pitch at Carrow...

in Football - on 15/12/13

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Kubota take centre stage

Kubota has once again pledged its support to the annual London International Horse Show this year, taking its place as one of the key event sponsors for...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/12/13

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The Scilly Season

Pitchcare’s attention was drawn to the Isles of Scilly Golf Club when our editor received an email about three volunteer greenkeepers who, with a collective...

in Golf - on 15/12/13

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Financing solutions

John Deere Financial’s latest interest free finance offers are just a few examples of a comprehensive range of schemes designed to help golf course owners...

in Industry News - on 14/12/13

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John is a winner in comp

A stunning shot of hot air balloons over the third hole at Long Ashton Golf Club, Bristol, has won the My Course Photo Competition organised by Germinal...

in Industry News - on 14/12/13

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Grass Group at BTME

The Grass Group always aims to bring new products and ideas to the market. For BTME 2014 it will be the way to buy quality tines; a new advanced 26”...

in Industry News - on 14/12/13

Funding threat to tennis and football as participation drops

Funding threat for sports

Tennis and football have been warned that part of their public funding is at risk after both sports suffered big drops in participation in England.

in Industry News - on 13/12/13

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Tree-mendous project done

Souters Sports, one of the UK’s leading natural sportsturf contractors, has recently completed the natural habitat at Bluebell Park School in Knowsley,...

in Industry News - on 13/12/13

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Charterhouse for BTME

At BTME 2014, Charterhouse Turf Machinery will be showing their new Redexim Speed-Brush for the first time in the UK.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/12/13

Brocket Hall unveils £450,000 investment plan

£450,000 Investment

Brocket Hall Golf Club has enjoyed a memorable 2013 and is to undertake a £450,000 investment progamme in its golf facilities to help maintain its position...

in Industry News - on 13/12/13

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Steve Brown’s School Days

No longer is a choice of university solely about the quality of the education on offer, or a specific course of study; factors such as sporting provision...

in Football - on 13/12/13

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Microbial workshop

Over 60 people were invited to attend a microbial management workshop hosted by the Royal Holloway, University of London on the 11th December.

in Industry News - on 12/12/13

We Give Up!

Winning photograph

The ninth winner in our monthly Photo Gallery Competition is James Hutchinson of Fairhaven Golf Club, Lytham.

in Editorial - on 12/12/13

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The Grass is greener

Having been a Greenkeeper for 13 years at various courses around the world it was a challenge for recently appointed Operations Manager at Advanced Turf...

in Industry News - on 12/12/13


New spreader cuts cost

DMMP Limited, the UK distributor of EarthWay, is launching the most advanced spreader available to the UK market. It promises to save materials, storage...

in Industry News - on 12/12/13


Synthetic for Premiership

At Aviva Premiership side Bath Rugby Club, training can go ahead in all weathers, thanks to a half-size 3G rubber crumb-filled synthetic pitch.

in Industry News - on 11/12/13