May 2016 (page 1)

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Hole in One quest

How many holes in one can we score, in 24 hours? That is the question

in Industry News - on 31/5/16

Paramedics

Gator to the rescue

Paramedics hitched lift on greenkeeper's buggy to reach collapsed player on golf course

in Industry News - on 31/5/16

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Stihl's Globe stake

The STIHL Group has acquired a "substantial minority share" of the Globe Tools Group - the manufacturer of corded and cordless outdoor power tools behind...

in Industry News - on 31/5/16

Mike Taylor

Lely 'Taylor' expertise

Lely Turfcare, the sole UK distributors of Toro and TYM Tractors, has strengthened its sales team in the Surrey and Berkshire areas with the arrival of...

in Industry News - on 30/5/16

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Polaris at Belvoir Estate

The end of April saw a charity clay pigeon shoot held in the grounds of Belvoir Castle, to raise money for the Belvoir Cricket and Countryside Trust. The...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/5/16

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Full ‘steam’ ahead!

Middlesbrough FC head groundsman Tony Bell is an industry pioneer not afraid to adopt innovative methods and machinery, but only after the appliance of...

in Football - on 30/5/16

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RJ's apprenticeship drive

Ransomes Jacobsen will be taking its apprentice recruitment drive to the Suffolk Show at the start of next month.

in Industry News - on 29/5/16

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Duralock appoint new CEO

Duralock Performance Fencing is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathon McGovern as Chief Executive Officer.

in Industry News - on 29/5/16

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Football League shakeup

The Football League has proposed a radical shakeup to reduce fixture congestion that will increase the number of clubs from 72 to 80 and potentially open...

in Industry News - on 28/5/16

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Toro for Wakefield

West Yorkshire’s Wakefield Golf Club moved to its current site at Woodthorpe in 1911, but it was established in 1891 on common land making 2016 its 125th...

in Industry News - on 28/5/16

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Irrigation Check List

In this article, Robert Jackson, Irrigation Manager at Lely Turfcare, discusses why it’s time to start applying the same principles to irrigation maintenance...

in Football - on 28/5/16

A first class self install ClearWater system at Filey Golf Club

Cost effective ClearWater

ClearWater, the UK manufactured number one below ground washpad water recycling system is, believes Highspeed Group, the most cost effective and efficient...

in Industry News - on 27/5/16

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Keith Kent's secret diary

For 39 years Keith Kent has kept a diary so detailed it is easy to understand why the Twickenham pitch is in such good nick.

in Industry News - on 27/5/16

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Dudley College nets funds

A new state-of-the-art £1.3million football complex and pitch will soon be built at Dudley College.

in Football - on 27/5/16

Richard Cockerill

Artificial not for rugby

Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill believes artificial pitches, like the one at Saracens, are "not for rugby union".

in Industry News - on 26/5/16

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CWC Easter advice

Alan Abel from Complete Weed Control gives turf managers advice following the early Easter period.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 26/5/16

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Steven Jackson - Trimax

Things got exciting at Trimax HQ last month as we welcomed our latest recruit, Steven Jackson. Steve’s our new European Commercial Director. We gave...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/5/16

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Britain’s most hated bird

Now considered a pest in the UK, Canada Geese may be culled with the appropriate licence. But just what does this bird get up to that so annoys humans...

in Golf - on 26/5/16