February 2016 (Page 3)

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Daten FC invest in Campey

After 20-years of using the same tractor, originally purchased from Campey Turf Care Systems, a £10,000 grant from the Premier League and FA Facilities...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/2/16

Bowls Maintenance seminar

Dennis and SISIS seminars

Dennis and SISIS have announced that they will be holding four of their popular bowling green maintenance seminars throughout February and March 2016.

in Bowls - on 17/2/16

Meriden Community Centre

Watford FC £250k pitch

A community centre in Watford has received a £250,916 grant from the Football Foundation to install a third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch.

in Football - on 17/2/16

Campey Turf Care Systems team shot

New faces at Campey

With the retirement of David Briggs and the appointment of two new Product specialists; Steven Dun and Simon Holland, Campey Turf Care Systems is starting...

in Industry News - on 16/2/16

Darren Hatcher Joins ICL

Darren Hatcher joins ICL

ICL has appointed Darren Hatcher as a Technical Area Sales Manager, covering Hampshire, Surrey and London.

in Industry News - on 16/2/16


Croquet Chris retires

Members of Budleigh Croquet Club have said farewell to their groundsman after 31 years in the role.

in Industry News - on 16/2/16

Adam Grantham Grounds Manager at the Madejski Stadium  2

Home grown talent...

When the top job at Reading Football Club became available, Adam Grantham was perfectly placed to take on the role. His twelve year association with his...

in Football - on 16/2/16

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FA Groundsman of the Year

The FA’s Groundsmen of the Year is now in its 11th year. The Award was set up to recognise the contribution of these unsung heroes of the grassroots...

in Industry News - on 15/2/16

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County cricket at Newport

COUNTY cricket will return to Newport for the first time in 26 years when Glamorgan entertain Pakistan A at Spytty Park this summer.

in Cricket - on 15/2/16

John Deere Gator on Camso UTV T4S tracks

John Deere Gators

John Deere has approved the use of Camso rubber tracks on its Gator utility vehicles in Europe, following their availability in the US for several years....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/2/16


Q&A with Adam Matthews

Adam Matthews - nothing changes under the duvet ... apparently!

in Golf - on 14/2/16

MoorAllerton Team

Moor’s the merrier ...

Moor Allerton Golf Club is the only UK course designed by Robert Trent Jones Snr. Situated on high ground above Leeds, the course was once a regular stop...

in Golf - on 14/2/16

GIS TurfNet

2016 Golf Industry Show

The beautiful California weather didn't stop attendees of this year’s event from taking advantage of the wealth of education opportunities and expansive...

in Industry News - on 13/2/16

Gary Ablett

Widow call for research

The widow of former Liverpool player Gary Ablett is demanding more research into the potential dangers of 3G football pitches.

in Synthetics - on 13/2/16

Bath Rec pic

Bath Rec get green light

The Recreation Ground is set for a facelift and an increased capacity after Bath received planning permission for a new temporary stand and four-year planning...

in Rugby - on 12/2/16

Market Drayton

Limagrain help golf club

As a long time user of Limagrain products, Simon Cotterill – head greenkeeper at Market Drayton Golf Club, believes that the company has been instrumental...

in Golf - on 12/2/16


Good housekeeping

In this ‘refresher’ article from the Pitchcare archives, the former workshop manager at Celtic Manor Resort, Pat Callaby, offers some sound advice...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 12/2/16

Scottish Players' Union demands synthetic pitch research

Synthetic research sought

Players’ union boss Fraser
Wishart has called on the game’s ruling bodies to prevent more senior clubs installing plastic pitches until proper research...

in Synthetics - on 11/2/16

Barra Golf Club  Picture by Duncan MacKinnon

Barra seeks funding

Barra Golf Club is raising funds for a new clubhouse on Crowdfunder.co.uk.

in Golf - on 11/2/16