July 2016 (Page 5)

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Called to the palace!

Steeped in British history, Blenheim Palace has stood like a ‘jewel in the crown’ in the English countryside at Woodstock, Oxfordshire for over 800...

in Industry News - on 8/7/16


Shrewsbury: the final cut

In his third and final article on the Shrews, Pitchcare MD Dave Saltman reports on the final few months of the season. Further storms, unseasonably cold...

in Industry News - on 8/7/16

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Vredo enhance Overseeders

Vredo has revamped the precision Overseeder range by giving the machine a complete make-over, improving the shape, aesthetics and functionality, to make...

in Industry News - on 7/7/16


Fake wildlife threat!

Growing trend to lay fake instead of real grass causes loss of habitat for wildlife and creates waste that will never biodegrade

in Industry News - on 7/7/16

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Amenity Forum newsletter

The latest issue of the Amenity Forum's newsletter is available for download now

in Industry News - on 7/7/16

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Olympic Legacy Park boost

Sheffield’s Olympic Legacy Park (OLP) – the largest London 2012 legacy project – has won £4.9m in infrastructure funding

in Industry News - on 6/7/16

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Operation Pollinator

The Operation Pollinator Awards 2016 are now open for entries. The competition seeks to reward golf clubs that have created ecological features that are...

in Industry News - on 6/7/16


Q&A with Ryan Middleton

Ryan Middleton on a night with James Corden, family and Mike Tyson.

in Tennis - on 6/7/16

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Just the three of us

Grounds Manager, Ryan Middleton, certainly has his work cut out at Nottingham Tennis Centre; the largest in Great Britain and one of the biggest in Europe...

in Tennis - on 6/7/16


Meat pie, sausage roll...

There’s something gloriously romantic and nostalgic about eating a pie at a football ground; it feels like you’re following in the footsteps of almost...

in Football - on 5/7/16

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Toro entering the ring

Brand new from Toro to the UK are the Reelmaster 3555-D and 3575-D fairway mowers

in Golf - on 5/7/16


Louise loses battle

Sad news from our colleagues at Farmers Guardian who report the passing of one of their young reports, Louise Hartley.

in Industry News - on 5/7/16

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SteadFAST from Trimax

Trimax has announced that two of its popular rotary mowers - the Pegasus and the Procut, will now come complete with reduced maintenance spindles

in Industry News - on 5/7/16

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Grassroots tour ends

The UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation tour came to a close in Dublin at the end of May, as 875 groundsmen, club and council officials attended 13...

in Industry News - on 4/7/16

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St Helen’s jump to it!

Providing education to some 1,100 girls aged 3-18, St Helen’s School is undergoing significant development; with the construction of a new Junior School...

in Industry News - on 4/7/16

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Q&A with Chris Moody

Chris Moody - Only Fools and Horses, wanting more hair and Amanda Holden.

in People - on 4/7/16

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Rolls-Royce of facilities

In Kerry Haywood’s hometown of Derby, Rolls-Royce Leisure has provided the facilities for a better work/life balance and a place for social interaction,...

in Football - on 4/7/16

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Palmer course approved

Councillors have approved plans for a second championship golf course, to be dedicated to US golfer Arnold Palmer, at Castle Stuart near Inverness

in Industry News - on 3/7/16


Neil caught on camera

Video clip of Neil Stubley at Wimbledon 2016

in Industry News - on 2/7/16


Ledwidge on patterns

Head Groundsman John Ledwidge talks us through his team's preparations for the up and coming season

in Industry News - on 2/7/16