October 2014 (Page 3)

Vitax Taunton and Deane image left to right Glen Howard, Mike King and Darren Hill

Deane DLO marks out Vitax

Vitax Amenity has clinched the agreement to supply Taunton Deane Borough Council with line marking paints and machines under a three-year deal.

in Industry News - on 21/10/14

Caroline Shaw Trimax

New appointment at Trimax

Trimax Mowing Systems has announced the appointment of Caroline Shaw as Marketing and Sales Coordinator.

in Industry News - on 21/10/14

Shetlands at Hockley 4 Mike Allen

Hampshire Wildlife Trust

David Rumble, Strategic Head of Conservation & Education at the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust, outlines the work the trust are doing with two...

in Golf - on 21/10/14

Speakers for Turfgrass Growers Winter Conference announced

Turfgrass Growers at PGRO

On Tuesday 2nd December 2014 the Turfgrass Growers Association conference will be held at PGRO Thornhaugh, near Peterborough.

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 20/10/14

amenity forum pic

Staying in Control

A round up of the Amenity Forum Annual Conference 2014 - The Amenity Forum announce major changes to the way CPD is administered, Launch 10 Key Points...

in Pests & Diseases - on 20/10/14

PR4217 Highwoods GC

Toro helps Highwoods

Highwoods Golf Club in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, has taken delivery of its first Toro machinery fleet, in a move designed to take the course to the...

in Golf - on 20/10/14

Kent Fishmonger lays claim to netting longest hole-in-one in Britain

UK's longest hole-in-one

Kent fishmonger Peter Vickerman is aiming to hook a new record for Britain's longest ever hole-in-one after holing his tee shot on a whopping 408-yard,...

in Golf - on 19/10/14

SISIS Quadraplay at Brentwood RFC 02

SISIS helps rugby club

The recent purchase of a SISIS Quadraplay and Multitiner drum type tractor mounted aerator has helped Brentwood Rugby Club in Essex achieve their best...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/10/14

Richard Blight

Appointment for Bernhard

Richard Blight has just taken over as Manufacturing Manager at the Bernhard Factory in Haverhill, Suffolk.

in Industry News - on 19/10/14

The ladies county match in full flow

Life in the wet lane!

Popes Mead Bowls Club goes back to 1918. Its original site is now a TGI Fridays in Crawley, whilst Its home these days is very prone to flooding. Yet,...

in Bowls - on 19/10/14

Branston Golf and Country Club

Driving for John Deere

Branston Golf & Country Club has invested £52,000 in new John Deere course machinery for the first time, in a drive to improve the condition and presentation...

in Golf - on 18/10/14

PR4223 Rugby School

Toro top at Rugby School

Rugby School has been cutting its sports grounds with Toro mowers for 10 years.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 18/10/14


Disease watch

After such a pleasant summer we are now entering the autumn phase of our seasonal year. In recent days we have seen evening air temperatures dropping dramatically,...

in Pests & Diseases - on 18/10/14


Licolnshire Cricket boost

A substantial grant from Sport England is set to benefit Lincolnshire cricket grounds.

in Cricket - on 17/10/14


Nutrient focus in winter

As we head into the winter months sports turf managers thoughts will be turning to disease prevention and general plant health through the dormant growth...

in Pests & Diseases - on 17/10/14

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Amenity Forum initiative

John Moverley, Chairman of the Amenity Forum, announced a number of new initiatives in his address to the conference held at the King Power Stadium in...

in Industry News - on 17/10/14

Tennis court after fence upgrade and floodlight installation

Community spirited

Sports facilities are at the very heart of village life and a recent project in the Buckinghamshire village of Great Brickhill saw several organisations...

in Football - on 17/10/14

Rats: Fact and fiction

Rats: Fact and fiction

It's estimated that rodents are responsible for depleting one-fifth of the global food supply every year.

in Pests & Diseases - on 16/10/14


Dennis for Cambridge FC

Following the recent promotion from the Conference Premier to the Football League for the first time in nine years, Cambridge United FC have purchased...

in Industry News - on 16/10/14

Maxwell Group

Maxwell acquire property

The team at Maxwell Amenity Ltd have combined to fund the purchase the 12 acre business headquarters at Allscott Park from their former landlord.

in Pitchcare News - on 16/10/14