May 2017 (Page 3)

FGR data tag 1

Forest Green Rovers

Forest Green Rovers have been promoted to the English Football League for the first time in their history after a 3-1 win over Tranmere Rovers in the National...

in Football - on 20/5/17

Etesia Bahia Joyride data tag

Etesia's Bahia Joyride

Etesia UK has announced the launch of the Bahia Joyride – a unique ride-on mower controlled by a joystick or via GPS for autonomous operation.

in Industry News - on 20/5/17

Hull city groundsman data tag 1

Sacked KCOM groundsmen

Two KCOM groundsmen who claimed they were sacked over the state of the pitch have set up a crowdfunding page to take their bosses to an employment...

in Football - on 19/5/17

STM SCAG data tag


The “V-Ride” stand-on mower is in the range of SCAG mowers supplied by STM Co Ltd in the UK and parts of Europe. It finds a lot of popularity for its...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/5/17


Greenkeeper slams vandals

A greenkeeper has blasted mindless vandals who deliberately set fire to a Barrhead golf course twice in four days.

in Industry News - on 19/5/17

Instrata elite data tag 2

New Instrata Elite

The launch of an exciting new fungicide active for turf disease control now gives a powerful combination of curative and contact plus systemic properties,...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 18/5/17

Royal parks data tag

Royal Parks charity

Royal Parks have announced the appointment of Andrew Scattergood as their new Chief Executive following an open recruitment process.

in Industry News - on 18/5/17

Windsor data tag 1

Windsor clerk replaced

Meeting abandoned for second consecutive year due to safety concerns

in Industry News - on 18/5/17

Floating football pitch data tag

A floating football pitch

A floating football pitch is being built in Cardiff Bay as part of the Champions League festival, and will be open between June 1 and June 4.

in Football - on 17/5/17

Sports wales data tag

Sport Wales Datahub

A wide-ranging facilities audit has been launched by Sport Wales in an attempt to improve its provision through “better informed investment...

in Industry News - on 17/5/17

AGIF data tag 1

Jacobsen is Gold Sponsor

Jacobsen, a Textron Specialized Vehicles brand, was a gold sponsor at the recent 2017 Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) Vietnam Management Education...

in Golf - on 17/5/17


Matt Aplin on Primo Maxx

Matt Aplin, Head Greenkeeper at Goring and Streatley Golf Club, discusses the challenges of greens on the downland 1895 course and the benefits of Primo...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 17/5/17


Fungicide plans

Trinexapac-ethyl is the active ingredient in Primo Maxx II that works by redirecting plant growth. It specifically targets the gibberellic acid site responsible...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 17/5/17

daniel dumbrill

Who has priority?

It's an age old question; who has priority out on the golf course, the greenkeepers going about their daily tasks or the golfers trying to enjoy their...

in Golf - on 17/5/17

Mid Kent GC data tag

GC favours Wiedenmann

Mid Kent GC Course Manager, Lee Sayers has opted for his fourth Wiedenmann Terra Spike purchase in a row. The Master Greenkeeper at the Gravesend club...

in Golf - on 16/5/17

School sport data tag

School sport left behind

June’s poll should be a chance to refocus minds on the struggle to give talented athletes the platform they need.

in Local Authority - on 16/5/17

Trethias Farm data tag

My Trimax: Trethias Farm

Trethias Farm is the kind of campsite you go when you want to get back to nature. Nestling a top the North Cornwall coastline, it’s a short walk from...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/5/17

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Manifesto for Parks

Fields in Trust has launched a “Manifesto for Parks” ahead of the General Election calling on the next government to recognise the vital contribution...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 16/5/17

Brickendon Grange data tag

Seeing is believing

There’s nothing like a bit of ingenuity to bring in the results, as Lewis Mattholie, deputy greenkeeper at Brickendon Grange Golf Club, can attest to....

in Golf - on 15/5/17

Dennis G860 at Doncaster Rovers data tag

Dennis G34D praised

James Davison, head of grounds at Doncaster Rovers Football Club has praised his new Dennis G34D cylinder mowers claiming they provide him with a finish...

in Football - on 15/5/17