September 2014 (Page 1)

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Keith Cann-Evans

Well known industry character Keith Cann-Evans passed away on Thursday September 25th at the age of 79 following a short illness.

in Industry News - on 29/9/14

Chelsea explore possibility of temporary Twickenham move

Chelsea explore Twickers

Chelsea have made an initial enquiry about playing at Twickenham while Stamford Bridge is redeveloped.

in Football - on 29/9/14

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Allen chooses Toro

Allen Blizzard, course manager at the 400 year-old golf venue, took delivery of the new fleet which includes the TriFlex 3420, Reelmaster 5510, Groundsmaster...

in Golf - on 29/9/14

Warranties may be invalidated if non genuine parts are used

Genuine or spurious?

Nigel Church, Product Trainer with Cutting Edge Training, discusses the importance of selecting genuine spare parts to keep your equipment in pristine...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 29/9/14

Threat to future of famous North Inch golf course

North Inch closure threat

Threat to future of famous North Inch golf course

in Golf - on 28/9/14

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Wessex STC-180 cleans up

The Wessex ProLine STC-180 has fast become one of the most popular sweeper collectors and is ideal for the autumn to winter clean up.

in Industry News - on 28/9/14

Football is Here

Photo Competition Voting

Vote for your favourite photo from this month's competition entries.

in Pitchcare News - on 27/9/14


Ian Chenery for GB

Ian Chenery has worked at Woodbury Park for 21 years and has held the position of course manager for 11 years. He has always had an avid interest in shooting...

in Industry News - on 27/9/14

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Oh, flower of Scotland

The humble thistle is scheduled under the Weeds Act as an injurious weed, and it may also pose a hazard in public spaces due to its sharp leaves and seedheads....

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 27/9/14

Ryder Cup 2014

Ryder Cup 2014

How the greenkeepers prepare the course

in Golf - on 26/9/14

Jack Davies

New job is pitch perfect

A TEENAGER has bagged a role of a lifetime. Nineteen-year-old Jack Davies is now helping to keep the hallowed turf at Parc y Scarlets pitch perfect.

in Industry News - on 26/9/14

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Syngenta report on Golf

New research offering insights into how more young people could be encouraged to play golf have been published by Syngenta.

in Industry News - on 26/9/14

Joanna and Martin

Orange Plant - GreenMech

Orange Plant is to cover South West Scotland for GreenMech - the UK’s leading manufacturer of wood chippers and green waste shredders.

in Industry News - on 25/9/14


Conservation Day success

Summer was very much still in the air as Pitchcare's first ever Conservation Day was held at Enville Golf Club in Staffordshire.

in Golf - on 25/9/14

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Sunningdale Golf Club

Sunningdale Golf Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Wilson (44) to the above position, following an extensive recruitment programme.

in Industry News - on 25/9/14

SweepEx Twist ADJUST

Building Broom

Clearing up in the work area calls for a swift and efficient system. A longstanding partner in builder’s yards, construction and landscaping, the SweepEx...

in Industry News - on 25/9/14

Synthetic Tidemark

Turn the tide!

An artificial turf pitch (ATP) is a great addition to any sports facility and should be seen as an advantage as it will assist any adjoining natural turf...

in Synthetics - on 25/9/14


Ryder Cup at Gleneagles

Two years ago, 11 of the Ryder Cup matches that decided the Miracle — or Meltdown — of Medinah went all the way to the 18th hole.

in Golf - on 24/9/14


SISIS Osca chosen

Following trials held by FIFA on synthetic surface maintenance equipment, Alan Ferguson, Head of Grounds and Estate at St George’s Park - the FA’s...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 24/9/14

Martyn Cook

The Saturday Interview

The surroundings are not too dissimilar to how John Coleman left them with the changes being mostly cosmetic.

in Industry News - on 23/9/14