December 2015 (Page 3)

Maidenhead artificial pitch

RFU invest £50m

in Rugby - on 13/12/15

BroomEx

BroomEx sweepers

It’s the time of year when the weather presents us with a raft of different clearing up jobs to be done. Wet, fallen leaves don’t easily respond to...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/12/15

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December advice from CWC

Alan Abel, a Complete Weed Control franchisee for over thirty years, gives his advice for turf managers over the festive period.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 12/12/15

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Site of the Bumble Bees

Alice Northrop heads to the Bradford & Bingley Sports Club to meet up with Groundsman Mark Heap and his trusty companion at the start of the inaugural...

in Rugby - on 12/12/15

Crocodile Precision at BTME 2016

Crocodile Precision BTME

Crocodile Precision will be making its debut at BTME 2016 on stand A30.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 11/12/15

Finesse at BTME 2016

Campey Turf Care at BTME

Campey Turf Care Systems will be at BTME 2016 in Harrogate and showcasing the very best machines for renovating and maintaining natural turf sports pitches....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 11/12/15

Salmon fishing in the...golf bunker?

Salmon found in bunker

A stranded salmon swims in an Aberdeen golf course bunker after the River Dee burst its banks following heavy rain at the weekend.

in Golf - on 10/12/15

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FA grassroots survey

The quality and availability of pitches is the biggest factor in how often people in England play football, says the biggest grassroots survey ever conducted...

in Industry News - on 10/12/15

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Aqua-Aid Europe

AQUA-AID EUROPE is proud to announce its first ever appearance at the BIGGA/BTME show held from 19-21 January in Harrogate, United Kingdom. This coincides...

in Industry News - on 10/12/15

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Measuring noise

Ian Mitchell discusses the issue of noise - how it’s measured and its effect on operators working with outdoor power equipment

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 10/12/15

Midhants Mowers become Pellenc dealer

New Pellenc Dealer

Etesia, the exclusive distributor of Pellenc battery-powered equipment in the UK, has announced Hampshire based Mid Hants Mowers as a new Pellenc dealer....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 9/12/15

Dennis & SISIS at BTME 2016

Dennis & SISIS at BTME

Dennis and SISIS will be exhibiting at BTME 2016 on stand A5 where greenkeepers, course managers and turf managers will be able to view an extensive range...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 9/12/15

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Young priced out of sport

Young people are being squeezed out of sport because a third live in poverty and the cost of taking part is too high, according to a study.

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/12/15

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USWNT friendly cancelled

US Soccer has cancelled Sunday’s friendly between USA and Trinidad & Tobago in Hawaii over concerns about the playing surface.

in Football - on 8/12/15

Carlisle United

Club helps flood victims

Carlisle United have offered their senior and youth squads to help anyone who has fallen victim to flooding in Cumbria and the Scottish Borders in a gesture...

in Football - on 7/12/15

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EU and invasive species

A new regulation from the EU, to be agreed on 4 December will place stringent controls on 37 non-native invasive species from 1st January 2016. These species...

in Pests & Diseases - on 7/12/15