May 2016 (Page 2)

Trimax  Langley School

Trimax for Langley School

Langley School is a prestigious independent co-ed boarding school set in deepest Norfolk countryside. Its beautiful Grade I listed grounds, originally...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 24/5/16

Greg and Sam

"Good Evans" at Fulwell

BIGGA member, Sam Evans, 27, has been appointed Head Greenkeeper at The Fulwell Golf Club in Middlesex.

in Golf - on 24/5/16

Ed Slater

Slater against artificial

Leicester’s captain, Ed Slater, has criticised rugby’s new trend of plastic pitches and called for more research into injuries suffered while playing...

in Rugby - on 24/5/16

Duralock Ascot

A winning team...

Duralock Performance Fencing has a global reputation within the equestrian and racing markets, however, that’s not how it all began! Chairman, Marcus...

in Industry News - on 24/5/16

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Andy Walker at SISIS

Andy Walker, Field Support Manager for Dennis and SISIS, recently celebrated an impressive 40 years of working for the company.

in Industry News - on 23/5/16

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Replay Maintenance

Replay Maintenance, the leading provider of maintenance for synthetic surfaces, has announced their partnership with the eight County Football Associations...

in Synthetics - on 23/5/16


Toro at Warrington GC

Perched as it is on the highest point in Cheshire and offering panoramic views over Lancashire, Merseyside and the Welsh mountains, members at Warrington...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/5/16

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Forest Green Rovers FC

English football club Forest Green Rovers has revealed nine stadium designs in the running to provide the blueprint for its new home ground.

in Football - on 22/5/16

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Cheshire FA Groundsman

Freddie Brickland of Upton AA FC has won the FA Groundsman of the Year Award for 2016 in Cheshire.

in Football - on 22/5/16

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Weathering the threat!

This winter’s mild, but very wet conditions may well have promoted an early growing season for Japanese Knotweed but, in reality, this invasive, non-native...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 22/5/16

Bayer makes takeover offer for agriculture giant Monsanto

Bayer's takeover offer

German drug and chemicals-maker Bayer has made a takeover bid for agricultural giant Monsanto in a deal that could create the world's biggest supplier...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 21/5/16

Paul Burgess

Burgess inspects Milan

Brit Paul Burgess flew to Milan to check out the surface and offer advice to ground staff.

in Football - on 21/5/16

Leyland Thursday 12th May

Grassroots Tour insight

Technical Manager, James Grundy, gives his insight into the Grassroots Tour.

in Pitchcare News - on 20/5/16


EU delays on glyphosate

The European Union on Thursday delayed a vote on renewing sales approval for the pesticide glyphosate, used in Monsanto's weed-killer Roundup, amid a transatlantic...

in Industry News - on 20/5/16

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Sport England funding

As part of its new 2016-2021 strategy, Sport England has scaled back the number of investment programmes it runs from over 30 to seven, focusing on outcomes...

in Industry News - on 20/5/16

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Fantasy Football Winners

Winners of the Pitchcare & Everris Fantasy Football League 2015/16

in Football - on 19/5/16

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Droitwich GC Solution

Droitwich Golf Club can trace its history back to 1897 when it was a nine hole course. By 1923 it boasted eighteen holes when the course was redesigned...

in Golf - on 19/5/16

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Coventry ground share

Coventry City FC may move out of the Ricoh Arena to relocate to a redeveloped stadium with the local rugby club.

in Football - on 19/5/16

Nettles Ladybird

Nettles and other weeds

Steve Thompson, looks at the benefits that nettles and other ‘weeds’ bring to the golf course. In this article, he explains how some of the more ‘nuisance’...

in Golf - on 19/5/16


Jacobsen at Littlehampton

Littlehampton Golf Club, situated close to the banks of the River Arun on the south coast of England, has purchased a fleet of new Jacobsen mowers from...

in Golf - on 18/5/16