June 2014 (Page 3)

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Crawley get Progressive

When you have 11,000 acres of grass land across Crawley to keep under control, all with differing requirements, Derek Charman of Crawley Borough Council...

in Industry News - on 19/6/14

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Pebble Beach

Widely regarded as one of the most beautiful golf courses in the world, Pebble Beach Golf Links hugs the rugged Californian coast. So, how come Jamie Wright,...

in Golf - on 19/6/14


A pitch to help England?

After defeat to Italy, the stakes are high as England prepare to take on Uruguay in the World Cup. With desperate fans clinging to any sign of hope, could...

in Industry News - on 18/6/14


Lightning cancels matches

A lightning strike on a 150-year-old tree has hit a thriving cricket club for six, forcing it to cancel games at its ground.

in Cricket - on 18/6/14


Very hungry caterpillars

Not since Alexander Pope ended the 18th-century craze for artfully-trimmed hedges by lampooning aristocrats for turning shrubs into “awkward figures...

in Pests & Diseases - on 17/6/14

Ewen Wilson

New for Dennis and SISIS

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

in Industry News - on 17/6/14

Snake at Raglan Parc Golf Course

First customer for Snake

A new video has been released by specialist turf mower manufacturer, Trimax, showing its latest Snake roller rotary mower in action at Raglan Parc Golf...

in Industry News - on 17/6/14

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Shipton Cricket Club

The storms of February were the straw that broke the camel’s back for Dowdeswell Cricket Club as their last remaining ‘facility’ - their machinery...

in Cricket - on 17/6/14


An app with a Buzz

Organisers of the UK's first nation-wide bee count hope a new smartphone app will create a buzz among the nation's citizen scientists.

in Industry News - on 16/6/14


World Cup Blog

England’s stoic performance wasn’t converted into victory through missed chances, Brazil had a nervous start and were lucky to get a penalty at a pivotal...

in Football - on 16/6/14

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Fulford's expanding fleet

Kim Blake, Course Manager at Fulford Heath Golf Club, has this month added to his fleet of turf machines with the arrival of a new Kubota B3030 compact...

in Golf - on 16/6/14


World Cup 2014

Howard Webb has accidentally set off a can of the new vanishing spray, designed to stop defenders at the World Cup encroaching at free-kicks, much to the...

in Football - on 16/6/14


New Honda Engines

Honda has announced the introduction of new GX “high inclination” engines designed to guarantee optimum performance under the most severe working conditions....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/6/14

Marc Newey welcomes Peter Bradburn

Roehampton appoint

Roehampton has appointed Peter Bradburn to the role of Course & Grounds Manager at the prestigious London private members’ club.

in Golf - on 15/6/14

Boughton investment

Boughton invest

The last few years have been particularly tough for all businesses and with the economy finally on the rise and work starting to flow back into the majority...

in Industry News - on 15/6/14

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Oak Processionary Moth

Greenkeepers and groundsmen are among groups most at risk from exposure to oak processionary moth caterpillars. They are also well placed to help efforts...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 15/6/14

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Lord Bamford speech

Lord Bamford (Con) (Maiden): My Lords, I am an engineer and a manufacturer - a manufacturer of construction and agricultural machinery.

in Industry News - on 14/6/14

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Souters Sports in Wales

Drainage works carried out by leading sports turf contractor, Souters Sports, at North Wales Golf Club have recently been completed and delivered beneficial...

in Golf - on 14/6/14


Caterpillar invasion

A stretch of trees in Telford have been completely stripped of foliage after millions of caterpillars made them their home.

in Pests & Diseases - on 14/6/14


New Kubota promotion

Tractor and groundcare specialists Kubota UK has introduced a special promotion on its powerful and versatile RTV400ci and RTV500 all terrain utility vehicles....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 14/6/14