November 2015 (page 1)

BTME 2016 stage set

Only weeks remain before the turf management show of the year – and BTME 2016 is set to be one of the biggest yet with five Halls of exhibitors, a bumper...

in Industry News - on 30/11/15

No place for plastic!

Partick Thistle manager Alan Archibald says there's no place for plastic pitches in Scottish Premiership

in Industry News - on 30/11/15

3G pilot scheme

A national Football Association (FA) grassroots scheme, in which Sheffield is leading the way nationally, is set to take a further step forward

in Industry News - on 30/11/15

Chancellor protects sport

The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne, in the 2015 Spending Review, confirmed that funding for sport has been protected in real terms throughout...

in Industry News - on 29/11/15

Andy Fogarty honoured

Yorkshire’s domination of the County Championship continued at last night’s Groundsman of the Year Awards in Derby, as Andy Fogarty’s pitches at...

in Industry News - on 29/11/15

Liquid brine time

Economical and ideal for icy paths, pedestrian walkways and amenity areas, liquid brine spraying has many more advantages over granular salt

in Industry News - on 28/11/15

Campey patent granted

British Patents have been granted for Campey Turf Care Systems Universe® Rotor for its unique action with the Koro Field TopMaker (FTM) as a maintenance...

in Industry News - on 28/11/15

Soil biology revolution

In the first of a series of articles, Symbio’s Managing Director Martin Ward looks at how healthy soil works and why natural grass systems remain friable,...

in Golf - on 28/11/15

Black Friday -Black Layer

Whilst hordes of eager shoppers excitedly jostle for position at the shops or alternatively sit in their pyjamas at home accompanied by a cup of tea and...

in Pests & Diseases - on 27/11/15

Michael Simmonds retires

A loya groundsman renowned for his "excellent attitude" and being "enormously popular" is retiring after 49 years of service at Salisbury Racecourse

in Industry News - on 27/11/15

Females first at GCMA

Syngenta Golf Ambassador Carin Koch was among the expert speakers for a keynote presentation and panel discussion on female participation in golf in the...

in Industry News - on 27/11/15

Terra Rake boost

Wiedenmann UK’s newest fleet addition – the 4.6m wide Terra Rake-has had a huge endorsement from the first clients who took delivery in July

in Industry News - on 26/11/15

"Grandfather rights" ends

European legislation has come into force today and requires all users of professional pesticides to hold a recognised certificate.

in Industry News - on 26/11/15

Duncan Ross at Egremont

2015 marked a moment in history for Egremont Amateur rugby league football club (ARLFC). This was the year when they were finally able to officially open...

in Consultancy - on 26/11/15

Shrewsbury club closes

A Shrewsbury sports and social club will close later this year after the committee ran into financial difficulties.

in Industry News - on 25/11/15

Dennis at Murrayfield

Jim Dawson, head groundsman for Scottish Rugby at the BT Murrayfield Stadium, has praised the role of the Dennis G860 professional mower in helping him...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/11/15

Building for success

During 2015 the ALS Contracts team have invested in a number of new items of equipment designed to take the business forward both in terms of innovation...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/11/15

Paradise Lost?

In this, his third article in the series, Bernard Sheridan argues that, despite being a target for further draconian austerity cuts, they should, in fact,...

in Local Authority - on 25/11/15