January 2016 (Page 1)

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Alan Ferguson, Group Head of Grounds and Estates at St George’s Park, home for England’s twenty-four national teams, needs little or no introduction....

in Football - on 31/1/16


Don't miss the Doe Show

World class machinery at The 2016 Doe Show

in Industry News - on 31/1/16

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ATT INFiNiSystem wins

The INFiNiSystem30 from Advanced Turf Technology (ATT) has won the Horticulture Week What Kit? Pedestrian Mower of the Year award for 2015. Announced in...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/1/16


E-Z-GO select TEKGPS

E-Z-GO, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has signed an exclusive agreement with TKV GPS Enterprise Inc., to be the preferred supplier of GPS management...

in Golf - on 30/1/16

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Tanks, but no tanks!

If ever you were looking for a name for a sports club that might inhibit opponents, there’s one in the heart of south London that does just that. Neville...

in Football - on 30/1/16

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Stephen Tucker wins award

The 2015 Edwin Budding Award, named after the inventor of the lawnmower and presented by the Golf Course Superintendents’ Association of America (GCSAA)...

in Industry News - on 29/1/16

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E-Z-GO unveils golf car

E-Z-GO has introduced the next-generation model of its popular RXV golf car, equipped with a revolutionary combination of AC power and IntelliBrake™...

in Golf - on 29/1/16

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Headingley plans revealed

New proposals for the redevelopment of the Headingley Stadium have been revealed.

in Cricket - on 29/1/16


USWNT: no to artificial

The agreement between the US women’s team and the federation is set to expire later this year – which means a chance to fix issues that aren’t quite...

in Football - on 28/1/16

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Great BTME for Jacobsen

Jacobsen had an excellent BTME, both inside the Harrogate exhibition centre and at events outside.

in Golf - on 28/1/16

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Seaward praises MO Bacter

The organic fertiliser MO Bacter has won many awards and receives high praise indeed from those in the know. Eddie Seaward MBE, retired Head Groundsman...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 28/1/16

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Shakin’ all over...

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

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/1/16


Groundsman of the year

The 2015/16 FA Groundsman of the Year Awards has now opened and Derbyshire FA, in partnership with The FA, is on the hunt for the next National winner....

in Football - on 27/1/16

MU Gallagher Stadium

3G for Non-League

THE National League have today approved use of 3G pitches in the top tier of Non-League football.

in Football - on 27/1/16

Saltex heart winner presented with Etesia pedestrian mower

Etesia comp winner

Paul Woolley, proprietor of Diligentis - a garden maintenance business operating in South Staffordshire - has been announced as the winner of a PRO 46...

in Industry News - on 27/1/16

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£47m grassroots facelift

Grassroots facilities have benefitted from £47m worth of grants in 2015 according to the Football Foundation’s annual report.

in Industry News - on 26/1/16


Dennis seminar date

Back by popular demand, Dennis & SISIS’s cricket groundsmen seminar will be returning on 8 March 2016 at Durham County Cricket Club

in Industry News - on 26/1/16

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Badgers - Nature’s JCBs

Badgers are an emotive subject. There is no doubting their ‘cuteness’ and, since a starring roll in Wind In The Willows, they have captured the public’s...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 26/1/16

Glasgow Warriors

Glasgow synthetic pitch

Glasgow Warriors were last week reported to be optimistic of reaching an agreement with the city council to lay a synthetic pitch at their waterlogged...

in Football - on 25/1/16