June 2015 (Page 1)

ManUtd Mark Final

Tony Sinclair interview

Manchester United Grounds Manager Tony Sinclair talks about getting the pitch ready for the start of another busy campaign.

in Football - on 30/6/15

Azarenka Serve STB NoBall

Spot the Ball

Spot the ball competition:Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2015

in Tennis - on 30/6/15

Colin Jenkins OGRO Chairman Colin Mayes Chairman of UKGCOA BIGGA CEO Jim Croxton and Andy Lloyd Skinner CEO of UKGCOAv2

BTME 2016 hosts GolfBIC

BTME 2016 has been boosted further by the confirmation that a major industry Convention will be held during the big week in Harrogate, attracting yet more...

in Industry News - on 30/6/15

Clifton College

Clifton College Limagrain

Andy Matthews, Grounds Manager at Clifton College, has praised Limagrain UK for helping the highly regarded boarding school keep intact with its prestigious...

in Industry News - on 29/6/15

Morris Leslie Hire Gator

Gator fleet increases

The youngest John Deere Gator utility vehicle hire fleet in the UK has just got even bigger.

in Industry News - on 29/6/15


Q&A with William Evans

William Evans - easygoing and approachable, unless you happen to be late!

in Golf - on 29/6/15

Allegria Fairway

Sheiking his stuff!

Not unlike the England cricket team, we have ‘borrowed’ native Irishman, William Evans for our ‘Brits Abroad’ series; well he does hail from the...

in Golf - on 29/6/15

Wimbledon NeilCentreCourt

Wimbledon Statistics

We take a look at the Wimbledon Ground statistics ahead of the tournament.

in Tennis - on 28/6/15

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Fungicides may harm bees

Two new studies raise concerns over the connection between the use of fungicides and the declining overall health of bee colonies.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 28/6/15


Nottingham Trent Uni

The recent purchase of a SISIS Brush-Pro ride-on brushing system and SISIS SSS1000 towed rotary brush sweeper by Nottingham Trent University (NTU) has...

in Industry News - on 28/6/15

Floodlight funding gets huge boost

Shrewsbury Rugby Club

Shrewsbury Rugby Club was chosen by the Rugby Football Union to become a Lead Up and Legacy Centre for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

in Industry News - on 27/6/15

Ground contours

Ground Contours

Paul Jansen, Golf Course Architect, shares his views on design.

in Golf - on 27/6/15

Awards 1

Maxwell Amenity Award

Maxwell Amenity wins at the Shropshire Business Awards 2015.

in Pitchcare News - on 27/6/15


Peter Driver wins award

Peter Driver, Ransomes Jacobsen’s long-serving Public Relations Manager, has won an international writing award from the Turf and Ornamental Communicators...

in Industry News - on 27/6/15

Tree planting

New tree planting

Weed control is an essential consideration when planting young trees, and glyphosate provides an effective solution while avoiding risk to the trees themselves...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 27/6/15


Bees Reserve Squad

Rare bees and insects must be protected to give British farmers a strong ‘reserve squad’ of pollinating species and prevent potential food shortages...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 26/6/15

Atlanta Falcons

Edible gardens

As part of plans to make its new stadium among the most eco-friendly in the world, the Atlanta Falcons have unveiled plans to surround the venue with edible...

in Renovations & New Builds - on 26/6/15

Dennis G860 in action at Gigg Lane Bury FC

Bury FC sign Dennis G860

Head Groundsman Michael Curtis uses Dennis G860 at Bury FC.

in Industry News - on 26/6/15

Award 2

Wessex Award

The grasscare division of the T H White Group has received an award for the excellent level of commitment to the Wessex ProLine turf machinery range.

in Industry News - on 25/6/15

Dealer Meeting 126

Ransomes Jacobsen Awards

In conjunction with their annual UK Dealer Meeting, which coincided with the launch of the Ransomes MP Series five-gang cylinder mowers and Jacobsen Truckster...

in Industry News - on 25/6/15