March 2014 (Page 2)

350 litre Demount Sprayer, new to the Martin Lishman range for 2014

New demount sprayer

The increase in capacity of UTV vehicles has led to the development of a 350 litre Demount Sprayer, now available within the extensive range of Martin...

in Industry News - on 26/3/14

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Back of the net!

SCH (Supplies) Ltd recently supplied one of their heavy duty rollers to Shotley Rangers Football Club.

in Football - on 26/3/14

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Tough times - tough Mower

The Ransomes Parkway 3 Meteor mower is beginning its second season out in the field and is sure to have plenty to do following the wettest winter on record....

in Industry News - on 25/3/14


Q&A with Clive Pring

Clive Pring - cheesy answers, but we like his take on gamesmanship and sin bins!

in People - on 25/3/14


The other St James Park

Exeter City runs on one of the smallest budgets as it is fan owned and with no financial backer. Head Groundsman, Clive Pring, explains how he operates...

in Football - on 25/3/14


SCH artificials package

SCH (Supplies) Ltd have an Artificial Surface Maintenance Package to make life easier for the groundsman, providing the main constituents needed to give...

in Industry News - on 24/3/14

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Which job suits you?

Which would you be happier doing - serving pints or serving God? Helpful advice on how to make those difficult life choices is on hand.

in Industry News - on 24/3/14


Charity Abseil

A greenkeeper Liverpool fan is putting football rivalry to one side for charity when he abseils 140 feet from the roof of Manchester United’s Old Trafford...

in Golf - on 23/3/14

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Forum Conference 2014

The Amenity Forum conference in 2014 will be held on October 16th at Leicester City Football Club. The conference is an important event in the amenity...

in Industry News - on 23/3/14

Auroras Encore jumping Bechers

The grand challenge

A round of updates to the course and fences in 2013 to increase safety was just part of an ongoing process of improvements at Aintree Racecourse, home...

in Equestrian - on 23/3/14


Threatened bumblebees

The global diversity of plants being cultivated by Britain’s gardeners is playing a key role in the fight to save the nation’s threatened bumblebees,...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 22/3/14

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Survey reveals problems

The Football Association's general secretary Alex Horne believes there are solutions to any barriers preventing people participating in 11-a-side local...

in Football - on 21/3/14

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Industry show in Orlando

A party of 70 Ransomes Jacobsen guests and staff from Europe, augmented by a further 20 from the Asia-Pacific territory attended the Golf Industry Show...

in Industry News - on 21/3/14

View of the two replica Madejski pitches

Trickiest conversion

Although, at present, in the lower reaches of the Aviva Premiership, London Irish has massive ambitions and, in one specific area, is paving the way. Neville...

in Rugby - on 21/3/14

Glasgow City Council Installation

Safer surfacing contract

Leading synthetic turf surfacing specialist Notts Sport has secured an exclusive three-year contract to provide safer surfacing solutions for Glasgow City...

in Industry News - on 20/3/14

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Steve joins Ransomes

Steve Alabaster, the former Territory Sales Manager at Ernest Doe and Sons’ Esher branch, has joined Ransomes Jacobsen as a Regional Sales Manager-Golf,...

in Industry News - on 20/3/14


'Weathering the Weather'

BTME was a roaring success and everyone left Harrogate with a spring in their step anticipating the new season with relish.

in Industry News - on 20/3/14

Roehampton croquet lawn 1 and 2 v2

Croquet lawns drained

John Lockyer, Course and Grounds Manager at the prestigious Roehampton Club approached Shelton Sportsturf Drainage Ltd in December 2012 to help him to...

in Industry News - on 19/3/14


Don't risk a 'will - fit'

Only a genuine Toro bottom blade can guarantee Toro users the best quality cut and aftercut appearance this spring.

in Industry News - on 19/3/14

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Lone working

Regular readers will be aware that, in recent months, there have been two events linked to the risks of lone working, one resulting in a near-miss, and...

in Industry News - on 19/3/14