April 2017 (Page 4)

Hedgehog Main

A prickly situation!

Mrs Tiggy-Winkle is in decline, with one third of the UK’s hedgehog population disappearing in the past ten years. Human activity is to blame, but there...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 10/4/17

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Moved from Sardis Road

The WRU have announced that day one of the 2017 U18 International Series will now be held at Taffs Well and the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park rather than...

in Rugby - on 9/4/17

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Newcastle economic boost

Newcastle will land a £17.4m (US$21.8m, €20.4m) windfall after being selected to host three European rugby union finals in May.

in Rugby - on 9/4/17

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Sports centre 12m revamp

A £12m redevelopment of sportscotland's National Sports Training Centre in Largs is set to open.

in People - on 8/4/17

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DDC maintenance team

Dover District Council (DDC) has brought the maintenance of its parks and open spaces in-house with effect from 1 April 2017 as a new team of 25 directly...

in Local Authority - on 8/4/17

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Premium machinery

New John Deere course maintenance equipment bought from dealer F G Adamson & Son using a John Deere Financial package has enabled Waltham Windmill Golf...

in Golf - on 7/4/17

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LCFC earn their stripes

Last season, Leicester City FC shocked the sporting world by winning the Barclays Premier League and according to grounds manager John Ledwidge, Dennis...

in Football - on 7/4/17

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Limagrain’s Colour Splash

In the south of Lincoln lies a sight to behold – a plot of land covered in an array of magnificent colourful flower species. From a distance it may look...

in Industry News - on 7/4/17

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New man at Royal Norwich

Royal Norwich Golf Club is delighted to announce that it has secured the services of one of the most respected and successful golf course and estates managers...

in Golf - on 6/4/17

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A Quick Brush

There are three full-sized artificial sports pitches as part of the facilities at Moulton College in Northamptonshire. In addition to providing these for...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 6/4/17

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Time, Money, Neighbours

Upton-by-Chester Golf Club has taken delivery of an all-electric Eclipse 322 ride-on greens mower, and an AR522 rough mower. Long-standing local dealer...

in Golf - on 6/4/17

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Sportsmaster CRF Mini

Eoin Riddell, Course Manager at Royal Dornoch Golf Club in Sutherland, Scotland believes that the use of ICL’s Sportsmaster CRF Mini granular fertilizer...

in Industry News - on 5/4/17


Ease greens into play

Spring can be a difficult and sometimes frustrating time in the greenkeeping calendar. The use of triplex units should be avoided to reduce stress on the...

in Golf - on 5/4/17


Invasive Weed Conference

Japanese Knotweed Specialists is pleased to announce Adam Brindle as the chairman for this year’s PCA International Invasive Weed Conference

in Industry News - on 5/4/17

BallyclareRFC Russell

A marriage made in heaven

It is often said that wedded couples need to put in some hard work to avoid a divorce but, when two sports clubs in Northern Ireland merged to share their...

in Cricket - on 5/4/17

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Etesia' new dealers

Etesia UK has announced that Forest Park and Gardens, Mowers UK and Blakewell Services have joined its extensive list of UK dealers, and will be distributing...

in Industry News - on 4/4/17

Kubota QE 029

Pitch perfect Ethelburgha

Few schools in the UK can claim to have over 22 different sports pitches located within their grounds. However, for Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate in...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/4/17

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Winning combination

Brickendon Grange’s latest machinery investment is a reflection of not only the machines’ enduring quality and efficiency, but of the “added extras”...

in Golf - on 4/4/17

James Cox

New addition to Major UK

Major Equipment has announced the expansion of their UK sales team, with the appointment of James Cox

in Industry News - on 3/4/17

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GKB Sandfiller for Leeds

Leeds Golf Centre in West Yorkshire has teed off for spring with their new GKB Sandfiller, which was delivered in January

in Golf - on 3/4/17