November 2014 (Page 1)

DANGEROUS Security man John Turner of AP Security at the mine shaft hole in Harold Park

Harold Park safety

Council bosses have admitted it is “not practical” to predict where mining shafts could open up after a 45ft-deep hole appeared in a Bradford park...

in Industry News - on 30/11/14


Grandfather Certificate

On the 18th July 2012 regulations that implement the Sustainable Use Directive came into effect in the UK.

in Industry News - on 30/11/14


Mr Padiham - The Arbories

A STALWART of the East Lancashire cricket scene – who has served in every role from star bowler to groundsman – is winding down after a 62-year innings....

in Cricket - on 30/11/14

Shillingstone CC Before

total-play autumn work

It’s been a busy few months for sports surface specialist total-play Ltd, with clubs and schools across the country enlisting its services on a host...

in Industry News - on 30/11/14


Toro Australia success

The second Toro Sports Fields and Grounds Forum took place in Adelaide from 10-12 November 2014.

in Industry News - on 29/11/14

BTME 2015

Limagrain UK at BTME 2015

Limagrain UK, one of world’s largest seed companies, will be exhibiting at BTME 2015 on stand C39 where it will be showcasing its sports turf and wild...

in Industry News - on 29/11/14

BL960 Crop

BTME - The Grass Group

With so many new products The Grass Group has had to double its stand size at BTME 2015!

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 29/11/14

RoyalOak AdditionalFencing

When's a tree not a tree?

That is a question that could be asked of the Royal Oak, perhaps the most famous tree in the world and one that countless public houses in England are...

in Consultancy - on 29/11/14

Coventry School

School Sport Foundation

A wealth of sporting opportunity awaits Midlands schools and clubs since the transformation of two redundant hockey pitches.

in Schools & Colleges - on 28/11/14

Graden CSI Demo

Charterhouse at BTME

A new chapter in the history of Charterhouse Turf Machinery will unveil itself at BTME 2015 on stand B48 when ‘Green’ joins ‘Red’.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/11/14

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Johnsons Sports Seed-BTME

Johnsons Sports Seed is all about consistently improving and setting new standards and at BTME 2015 the company will showcases its strongest mixture line...

in Industry News - on 28/11/14

Walter Goodyear Part 2

Walter Goodyear - Part 2

A legend at Derbyshire, groundsman Walter Goodyear is 97 years old. This is the second part of the interview.

in Cricket - on 27/11/14

PGA Catalunya Resort Stadium Course Hole 11

The Ryder Cup - Catalunya

Real Federación Española de Golf, in partnership with Generalitat de Catalunya and other public Spanish and Catalan stakeholders, have announced their...

in Industry News - on 27/11/14

HimalayanBalsam Flower

INNSA welcomes Monsanto

The Invasive Non Native Specialists Association (INNSA) has announced today that Monsanto, a global leader in supplying products to invasive weed remediators...

in Pests & Diseases - on 27/11/14


Mick Hunt Interview

Being Head Groundsman at such a high profile venue as Lord’s might appear, from the outside, to be somewhat stressful but, apart from the odd panic attack...

in Cricket - on 27/11/14

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GreenMech's SAFE-Track

For the reduction of woody waste on difficult to get to locations and steep embankments, the award-winning SAFE-Trak models from GreenMech stand out alone....

in Industry News - on 26/11/14

Sky reflection

Photo Comp - vote now

The vote for our November Photo Competition is now open.

in Pitchcare News - on 26/11/14

Robin Sugg

The Grass Group expands

The Grass Group have expanded their service capacity with the appointment of Robin Sugg as Assistant Service Manager.

in Industry News - on 26/11/14

Campey demo day at Castle Stuart Inverness 2014

Campey Demo tour

The first demonstration tour held in Scotland by Campey Turf Care Systems and distributor The Double A Trading Company has proved a huge success generating...

in Industry News - on 26/11/14


Hole-in-one for twins

Identical twins Stephen and Mark Wiggins have always had a lot in common, but their bond recently invaded the sporting arena when Stephen scored a hole-in-one...

in Industry News - on 25/11/14