May 2017 (Page 2)


City and United donate

Manchester sports clubs make emergency fund donation following fatal attack

in Industry News - on 26/5/17

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Looking forward

Recent renovation work at Great Yarmouth racecourse aims to return the Norfolk track to its role as the nursery for stars of the future

in Equestrian - on 26/5/17

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First 2022 World Cup host

The first host venue of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar has been completed, five years ahead of the tournament.

in Football - on 25/5/17

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The Principality Stadium

The Principality Stadium, previously known as the Millennium Stadium, was opened in June 1999 and has welcomed an average of 1.3 million visitors per year...

in Football - on 25/5/17

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Five-year contract

We often hear about how a new course manager or head greenkeeper introduces Toro to a club. Giving credence to the phrase quality is not an act it is a...

in Golf - on 25/5/17

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Chris Wood to fly flag

BMW PGA champion 2016 Chris Wood will be flying the flag for greenkeepers everywhere when he sets out to defend his title this week.

in Golf - on 24/5/17

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Bolton Old Links GC

Bolton Old Links GC’s championship course is poised for some significant grooming after taking delivery of four Wiedenmann UK machines.

in Golf - on 24/5/17

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Royal Birkdale gets ready

Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport hosts the 146th Open Championship this July, which will be the 10th time it has been held at this stunning links...

in Golf - on 24/5/17

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A level playing field

Medieval ridge and furrow farmland can prove a challenge in delivering sporting excellence. Greg Rhodes speaks to Head of Grounds, Craig Eccleston, a man...

in Cricket - on 24/5/17

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Leeds united with GKB

GKB Machines have supplied Leeds United Football Club with two new sports ground renovation and maintenance machines.

in Football - on 23/5/17


Bowls pavilion destroyed

Help fund the rebuilding of Moor Lane Bowling Club's pavilion that has been tragically burnt to the ground

in Industry News - on 23/5/17

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Student Greenkeeper Award

Greenkeeping students have been granted an extra week to be nominated for the prestigious Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year awards.

in Golf - on 23/5/17

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Hull's sacking statement

Hull's Stadium Management Company (SMC) says it is confident it can 'successfully defend' any claim brought by two KCOM groundsmen who claim they were...

in Industry News - on 22/5/17


Kubota UK does Wells!

Pupils at Wells Park School, a residential primary school for five to 11 year olds with social, emotional and mental health difficulties, are transforming...

in Industry News - on 22/5/17


Q&A with Chris Drury

Chris Drury - if you fail to indicate, make sure you have chocolate at the ready!

in Rugby - on 22/5/17

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Rovers Return?

Jake Barrow reports that rugby league fans in Featherstone are preparing yet again for a possible promotion to top-tier Super League. And when one talks...

in Rugby - on 22/5/17

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Collaborative Industry

Peter Fitzboydon, the outgoing chief executive of London Sport, has called on the sport sector to collaborate to head off the competition posed by other...

in Industry News - on 21/5/17

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Amazone strengthen team

Due to the continuing expansion of the business, Amazone Ltd has strengthened its service team, both in the field and within its in-house product...

in Industry News - on 21/5/17

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Nine-Hole Golf

St Andrews, Scotland: The R&A will step up its promotion of nine-hole golf ‘as a perfectly valid means of enjoying the game whether socially or...

in Golf - on 21/5/17

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2022 Commonwealth games

Birmingham and Liverpool are the two remaining English cities bidding to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games after rivals dropped out.

in Multi-sports venues - on 20/5/17