April 2015 (page 1)

MCC Lord's revamp

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has announced the latest phase of its redevelopment plans for Lord's Cricket Ground in London, which includes the replacement...

in Industry News - on 30/4/15

Rotary v Cylinder

Efficiency is what all businesses, companies, organisations and municipalities strive for. Greater efficiency equals lower input costs with the same or...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/4/15

Bournemouth pitch perfect

AFC Bournemouth’s newly renovated pitch has just been nominated as one of the top three in the Championship – a feat that Cherries’ grounds manager...

in Industry News - on 30/4/15

Plumpton Racecourse

Getting up at 4.30 on a winter's morning and, an hour later in complete darkness, assessing the state of a sports surface needs a pretty high level of...

in Equestrian - on 30/4/15

O'Brien Contractors

Leading civil engineering and groundworks company, O'Brien Contractors, which was named as Construction News Specialists Awards 2015: Specialist Contractor...

in Industry News - on 29/4/15

Dean Wood Toro investment

Confidence has been strengthened at Dean Wood Golf Club, in Lancashire, following a substantial Toro investment amidst an economy that’s seen neighbouring...

in Industry News - on 29/4/15

Sports Turf Moisture

I was recently told of a golf club in Eastern England which started to add fertiliser to its golf greens in the 1960s and had fabulous greens. The greenkeeper...

in Industry News - on 28/4/15

Rotary blades surge

As Britain’s new season gets into full swing, and with it the familiar flush of grass growth, ensuring mowers’ rotary blades are sharp is the key to...

in Industry News - on 28/4/15

Topper tips

Ask around people who regularly use toppers what they would recommend for general maintenance on estates, large gardens and paddocks and Wessex is the...

in Industry News - on 28/4/15

Save our local pitches

If you value green open spaces or play sport on local natural grass facilities, then please read on and find out how you can help Challenge the FA’s...

in Synthetics - on 28/4/15

Schiller aid bunkers back

General play and heavy rains cause bunkers wear and tear and compaction, requiring time- consuming work to restore them. You can extensively cut the time...

in Industry News - on 27/4/15

Groundsman pleads fans

Cherries fans are being urged not to invade the pitch after Monday's crucial game against Bolton - because it could jeopardise the club's chances of winning...

in Industry News - on 27/4/15

BLEC Global live

BLEC Global is pleased to announce the company will be co-presenting Turf Maintenance LIVE at Deeping Rangers FC, Peterborough in May.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/4/15

Dealers for Etesia UK

Etesia continues to spread its wings to every corner of the UK after announcing another three dealers to its growing network.

in Industry News - on 27/4/15

Golf clubs targeted

Several golf clubs have joined forces in a unique and ground breaking attempt to catch a criminal who has been stealing from their pro shops in the last...

in Golf - on 26/4/15

Lucky number 14

With provincial outfields around the UK recovering from winter, freshly oiled bats drying in kitchen corners and whites cleaned and pressed in preparation...

in Industry News - on 26/4/15

Provan positive!

Neville Johnson went to the Priestfield Stadium, home of Gillingham FC to talk to one of the new generation of football head groundsmen and finds that...

in Football - on 26/4/15

Gullane GC preparations

Gullane Golf Club has released details of the Championship Course that will host the 2015 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open. Played across the classic...

in Industry News - on 25/4/15