March 2014 (Page 3)


New “ProLine” from TORO

New for this season - Toro has completely overhauled its range of professional heavy duty pedestrian mowers, bringing in a total of three new products...

in Industry News - on 18/3/14

Golf course planned next to Pyramids in Egypt

Golf next to Pyramids

An architectural firm specialising in designing golf courses has unveiled plans for fairways and greens to be constructed in the shadow of the pyramids...

in Golf - on 18/3/14

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More drainage required

During the recent floods, weather presenters and news reporters were repeatedly heard to say “more heavy rain is forecast and where this rain falls on...

in Industry News - on 18/3/14

Careless farming adding to floods

Farming adding to floods

The UK government is discussing new rules to stop farmers contributing to flooding through poor land management.

in Industry News - on 17/3/14

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Support is the key

Forsgarden Golfklubb is a 27-hole golf complex situated at Kungsbacka, 40 kilometres south of Gothenburg in Sweden.

in Golf - on 17/3/14

Turf installation at Michaels Avenue reserve

3G Turf Installations

In the first of a series of articles by Dr Marke Jennings-Temple exploring the procurement of synthetic turf, he discusses the things to consider before...

in Football - on 17/3/14

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Three New Appointments

As part of its plan to significantly increase business and provide customers with the highest level of expertise and service, Souters Sports, a specialist...

in Industry News - on 16/3/14

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‘Full Pitch’ Machinery

A cricket club in Kent with both history and ambition is using a combination of Dennis and SISIS turf maintenance equipment in its aim of becoming a county...

in Cricket - on 16/3/14

Tony Ramsden and Clive Nottingham at Budock Vean GC

The perfect wet cut!

‘Perfect for us.` That’s how Warren Jeffryes head greenkeeper at Budock Vean Hotel and golf course near Falmouth in Cornwall, describes his new Paladin...

in Golf - on 16/3/14

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Toro's Celtic Charm

Toro rolls out Celtic Charm, ensuring the first visit will not be the last

in Industry News - on 15/3/14

Health and safety slap down council that refused to clear dog mess

Refusal to clear dog mess

Health and safety chiefs slap down council that refused to clear dog mess from playground because it's too dangerous.

in Public Places - on 15/3/14

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Pre-season rolling

Cricket groundsmen everywhere will be starting up their trusty roller and heading out to the square to begin pre-season rolling. ECB Pitch Advisor for...

in Cricket - on 15/3/14

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New Lely appointment

Toro distributor Lely UK has said goodbye to Sandy Leys and welcomed David Raitt into the role of area sales manager for golf in Scotland.

in Industry News - on 14/3/14

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The GTC at Downing Street

The GTC, as one of the Government’s Apprenticeship Trailblazer organisations was represented at a Downing Street reception on Thursday 6 March.

in Training & Education - on 14/3/14

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Pellenc for Contractor

Alaster Anderson Specialist Gardeners, a London-focused soft landscaping and garden maintenance company, has purchased a range of environmentally friendly...

in Industry News - on 14/3/14

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Keeping it in the family

Hertfordshire based and family owned, John O’Conner Grounds Maintenance is a respected market leader in public sector specialist grounds maintenance...

in Industry News - on 13/3/14

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JCB dancing diggers

JCB'S famous Dancing Diggers are taking the entertainment capital of the world by storm as the company launches its new products for 2014 at one of the...

in Industry News - on 13/3/14


Trailblazer programme

Cold Ashby, Bearwood Lakes, Worplesdon, Basildon, Stock Brook, The Grove, Ealing, Luton Hoo and Royal Liverpool Golf club employers delighted to be supporting...

in Training & Education - on 13/3/14

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Beekeeping for golf

Edward Ainsworth, Course Manager at Avro Golf Club in Cheshire, discusses his passion for beekeeping and how other golf clubs may benefit

in Golf - on 13/3/14

Poppy Mix

Two new poppy mixtures

To mark the 100-year anniversary since the start of World War One, Limagrain UK has introduced two special commemorative poppy mixtures for parks and gardens...

in Industry News - on 12/3/14