December 2013 (Page 4)

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New fleet for Hever

Hever Castle Golf Club, situated adjacent to the historic monument that was once the childhood home Anne Boleyn, has recently taken delivery a new fleet...

in Industry News - on 11/12/13

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New square for academy

Sports surface specialist total-play Ltd recently joined forces with leading bulk loam supplier Boughton to help Leicester Community Sports’ Cricket...

in Industry News - on 11/12/13


Tree huggers are wrong!

The old saying of a little knowledge is dangerous is very apt in the case of environmental management. Issues are often being clouded by the recent brainwashing...

in Golf - on 11/12/13

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A busy month for Ransomes

Sri Lankan, Russian and Irish turf professionals visit Ipswich.

in Industry News - on 10/12/13


Disease of Plane Trees

A practical management guide to massaria disease of Plane has been released by the London Tree Officers Association .

in Industry News - on 10/12/13

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Kelso take Top Award

After making significant alterations to their track layout, the groundstaff at Kelso Racecourse have been duly recognised for their achievements.

in Equestrian - on 10/12/13

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All hands on turf

Tartan Army members get their hands on hallowed Hampden turf ahead of Glasgow 2014 transformation. Work to turn Hampden Park into an athletics arena for...

in Industry News - on 10/12/13

Lord Bamford (left) with the Chancellor in the cab of a JCB backhoe loader

JCB to create 2,500 jobs

JCB will today announce plans to invest £150 million to expand its operations in Staffordshire and create an additional 2,500 jobs by 2018, which will...

in People - on 9/12/13

New John Deere XUV 855D S4 Gator utility vehicle

New Gator from John Deere

John Deere’s new XUV 855D S4 Gator utility vehicle will be making its UK show debut at BTME 2014 in Harrogate in January.

in Industry News - on 9/12/13

White Horse Contractors complete Pound Farm Livery and Equine Services equestrian centre

New Equestrian Centre

A new equestrian centre in Oxfordshire has been completed courtesy of specialist construction company White Horse Contractors. The Abingdon–based company...

in Equestrian - on 9/12/13

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£12m Training Ground

London Irish are now exactly six months away from moving into a brand new £12 million training complex that the club hopes will help to improve their...

in Rugby - on 9/12/13

John Deere dealer Masons Kings

Masons Kings inspire

John Deere dealership Masons Kings has been listed in a landmark report by the London Stock Exchange that identifies some of the UK’s most exciting and...

in Industry News - on 8/12/13

Precision harvesting of County Greens turf

County Turf to exhibit

County Turf is delighted to announce its attendance at the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME), taking place in Harrogate in January 2014.

in Industry News - on 8/12/13

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Toro deal for Longcliffe

One of the premier courses in the East Midlands, Longcliffe Golf Club, has signed its first Toro package deal.

in Industry News - on 8/12/13

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2014 agenda prepared

Members of the Turfgrass Growers Association met in Peterborough last week to reflect on this year’s activities and prepare for the year ahead.

in Industry News - on 8/12/13

Bags more for tree surgeons

Bags for tree surgeons

The DMM Porter range of bags, from Sorbus International, are reported to be highly popular with tree surgeons and contractors for carrying ropes and climbing...

in Industry News - on 7/12/13

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True Grit

It says a lot about you when your company has been in operation for over fifty years and come the Winter Management period you’re out there servicing...

in Industry News - on 7/12/13

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Q&A with Todd Mathews

Todd Mathews - A levels can wait, there’s a cricket wicket to prepare ... after a night out with Nicole, obviously!

in People - on 7/12/13

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We are family!

It’s not often that a groundsman’s mum contacts us so, when an email from Caroline Mathews landed in our editor’s inbox telling us about her sixteen...

in Cricket - on 7/12/13

Stuart Canvas

New Cricket Website!

Stuart Canvas is proud to announce that from Monday 9th December our new cricket website will be launched!

in Industry News - on 6/12/13