June 2017 (Page 1)

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Dorset cliff collapsing

Golfers continued to play despite a cliff collapsing around their course.

in Golf - on 30/6/17

Jake Barrow

Jake Barrow joins PC

Jake Barrow has joined the Pitchcare editorial team under the official banner of ‘Editorial & Media’. He will be producing magazine content, and copy...

in Industry News - on 30/6/17

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GreenMech Eco 150 TMP

Set in the heart of East Sussex is the Royal Ashdown Forest Golf Club. Woodland management plays a key part in their maintenance regime, as does the new...

in Golf - on 30/6/17

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A time of change!

With a time of 9.58 seconds, Usain Bolt holds the record for the fastest ever 100 metres. The speed of change in the amenity sector relating to Plant Protection...

in Editorial - on 30/6/17

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LTA makes investment

Thousands of community tennis courts across the country will be revamped as part of the Lawn Tennis Association’s (LTA) largest-ever grassroots...

in Tennis - on 29/6/17

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Trilo SG400 st Harpenden

The 18-hole parkland course on Harpenden Common in Hertfordshire features a mixture of mature woodland and gorse.

in Golf - on 29/6/17

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Irrigation Training Day

Toro in partnership with Reesink Turfcare Ltd, are pleased to announce the first in a series of Turfcare professional workshops surrounding the complex...

in Golf - on 29/6/17

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Martin Eede steps down

Martin Eede has stepped down from an active role at Dulwich Hamlet – having performed nearly all of the major jobs going at Champion Hill.

in Football - on 28/6/17

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Alan leaves The FA

Following a further restructure of the Operations Division, The FA and Alan Ferguson, Head of Grounds & Estates, have mutually agreed to part company

in Industry News - on 28/6/17

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Restored to 1930s glory

France’s #1 links, La Mer at Le Touquet Golf Resort, has undergone a major restoration project as part of long-term plans to restore the course and resort...

in Golf - on 28/6/17


Cleaning hard courts

Replay’s Nick Harris gives an overview of the maintenance requirements for hard surface tennis courts

in Tennis - on 28/6/17

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GEO Certificate achieved

Fairhaven Golf Club in Lancashire has joined an elite group of sustainability-minded clubs.

in Golf - on 27/6/17

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WWC host cities revealed

Nine French cities have been chosen to host the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

in Football - on 27/6/17

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Robo Crop

Rural crime is a menace right across the whole of the UK, affecting peoples wealth, and inconveniences hard working farmers and other members of the public...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/6/17

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Bullish About Golf

Golf has a big problem. It’s the pervasive – and lazy – narrative that the sport is dying. It’s not just misguided, it’s wrong.

in Golf - on 26/6/17


New Rodney Parade pitch

The Welsh region formerly known as Newport Gwent Dragons is now officially the Dragons with matching amendments to the clubs logo as the new WRU-owned...

in Rugby - on 26/6/17

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Lucas makes appointment

Six months on from his appointment as Central Area Territory Manager for Charterhouse Turf Machinery, Richard Lucas has made his first new dealer appointment...

in Industry News - on 26/6/17

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BIGGA at 30

The chief executive of the British and International Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) talks to The Golf Business about the growth of the organisation

in Industry News - on 26/6/17

Beaufort Polo

Only choice for Beaufort

Beaufort Polo Club in Tetbury is the foremost centre for the development of Polo in the Cotswolds. With 90 acres of fields and grassed areas and just a...

in Equestrian - on 25/6/17

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To Russia with love

When Allett say they supply high quality reel mowers to some of the world’s most famous sports grounds, they have reinforced it with their Russian distributor,...

in Football - on 25/6/17