July 2014 (Page 3)


Depot opens its doors

George Browns Ltd, one of the UK’s leading dealers for the Kubota range of agricultural and groundcare machinery solutions, has recently opened the doors...

in Industry News - on 20/7/14

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TMSystem™ success

Abbeydale Golf Club in Sheffield has been a long time advocate of ATT’s innovative turf maintenance equipment, being one of the first clubs to trial...

in Industry News - on 20/7/14

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Commonwealth Games

In 2010, Fairways Sportsgrounds won the contract to refurbish Kelvingrove Lawn Bowling Greens in readiness for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

in Bowls - on 20/7/14

Kubota launch new-look website for 35 year anniversary

Kubota new-look website

Kubota is continuing its 35-year celebrations with the launch of a new and improved, easy to navigate website, featuring new branding and more detailed...

in Industry News - on 19/7/14

80,000 trees felled in Northern Ireland after ash dieback hits 90 sites

Ash diebeck in N.Ireland

More than 80,000 trees across Northern Ireland have been destroyed to curb the spread of ash dieback disease.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 19/7/14

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Twickenham equipment

As the result of the preferred supplier agreement between Ransomes Jacobsen and the Rugby Football Union at Twickenham, head groundsman Keith Kent and...

in Rugby - on 19/7/14


Wild honey bees

New research suggests there may be no wild honey bees living in England or Wales, but how much does their disappearance matter?

in Conservation & Ecology - on 19/7/14

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Spurs choose SISIS

Tottenham Hotspur FC grounds manager Darren Baldwin has chosen a SISIS tractor mounted brush combination of a Zig Zag brush and Flexibcomb which have been...

in Football - on 18/7/14

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Campey Open Day

More than 250 turf professionals turned out for the Campey Turf Care Systems Open Day last Thursday – a record turnout for one of their one-day events....

in Industry News - on 18/7/14

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An integrated approach

Last week John Moverley, Chairman of the Amenity Forum, chaired an amenity turf grass event held at Royal Holloway University. The event was very well...

in Industry News - on 18/7/14

Excavation of new pitches #2

The Ampthill Job

Two new pitches and major renovations to the existing ones has kept Ampthill & District Community RUFC’s Head Groundsman, Martin Wythe, busy over the...

in Rugby - on 18/7/14

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ATT factory visit

I always find it fascinating to see the development of new products and services. We often take for granted the tools and machinery we use on a daily basis...

in Industry News - on 17/7/14

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Everris educate at show

Everris, the leading supplier of fertilisers, grass seed and plant protection products is giving visitors even more reasons to this year's Windsor event...

in Industry News - on 17/7/14


Buddleia: invasive plant

More people are buying buddleia for their gardens, but it's classified as an invasive species and is a problem on British railways.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 17/7/14

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The Wessex RMX 240

Lincolnshire grounds maintenance services company GroundBoss Ltd. took delivery of a Wessex ProLine RMX 240 roller mower in April this year.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/7/14

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Turf Research Foundation

Leading figures and representatives from across the amenity turf grass sector met at Royal Holloway University recently to consider how best to advance...

in Pests & Diseases - on 16/7/14


Cash for Clubs...

Raising funds is one of the biggest challenges faced by cricket clubs. Luckily, there are lots of options available for clubs in the form of grants to...

in Cricket - on 16/7/14

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JCB Golf Course Plan

Plans for a new £30 million golf course to help JCB boost sales and build global awareness of its brand were today given a unanimous go-ahead by planners....

in Golf - on 15/7/14

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Gullane host Open event

For the first time in its 132-year history, Gullane Golf Club will welcome a European Tour event next summer.

in Golf - on 15/7/14

Lord's refuses to answer prayer for pacy pitch

Cricket:-England v India

The MCC will not say if Mick Hunt, the Lord’s groundsman, is going to provide the pacy and bouncy pitch England want

in Cricket - on 15/7/14