July 2017 (Page 5)

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Mower maintains slopes

Howard Tenens Ltd is one of the largest privately managed logistics companies, providing tailored storage solutions with over 3,500,000 square feet of...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 7/7/17

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Gleneagles Queen’s course

An 18-month renovation project at The Queen’s course at Gleneagles has now been completed.

in Golf - on 7/7/17

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GC just got greener

The Environmental Golf Course of the Year, Greetham Valley Golf Club, gained its title at the prestigious national Golf Environment Awards 2017 for its...

in Golf - on 7/7/17

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Water quality issues

Water is one of the most precious of our recyclable resources and a source of natural beauty and recreation. In this article, Reg Varney, international...

in Golf - on 7/7/17

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The groundsman's story

In the groundstaff's office in Carlisle United's Neil Sports Centre, the walls strewn with old photos and cuttings, David Mitchell takes a bite from a...

in Football - on 6/7/17

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CWC choose SprayTek XP

The south and central Wales branch of Complete Weed Control, the specialist contract service franchise, has purchased a Jacobsen SprayTek XP sprayer to...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 6/7/17

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Spurs choose Ventrac

Last season’s FA Premier League runners-up Tottenham Hotspur Football Club have taken delivery of a Ventrac 4500 compact tractor and three out-front...

in Football - on 6/7/17

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“Totally Flexible” course

With the current interest in the creation of reversible golf courses, Past President of the European Institute of Golf Course Architects David Williams...

in Golf - on 5/7/17

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Kubota’s new RTV

Kubota UK is setting the standard in power and versatility with the launch of its new four-seater utility vehicle, the RTV-X1140.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 5/7/17

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Q&A - Thomas Flavelle

Thomas Flavelle; I feel the force with this one

in Golf - on 5/7/17

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Flavelle of the month

Cosby Golf Club is set in the heart of the Midlands and, for the past two and half years, has gained the expertise of Head Greenkeeper Thomas...

in Golf - on 5/7/17


Nominated for top gong

Forest Green Rovers groundsman Adam Witchell has been nominated for the Football Association’s Groundsman of the Year award

in Football - on 4/7/17

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Drives put trio in final

Greenkeepers James Fawsett, Mark Thompson and Max Armstrong have qualified for the final of the American Golf UK Long Drive Championship following hugely...

in Industry News - on 4/7/17

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Bolton's £240m golf club

A Manchester development company has submitted a planning application to build a £240 million golf club which it hopes will host the Ryder Cup.

in Golf - on 4/7/17

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Wimbledon 2017 underway

The Wimbledon fortnight got underway yesterday, and the courts are looking spectacular after months of preparation from Head Groundsman Neil Stubley and...

in Tennis - on 4/7/17

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Turf triumph over weather

The pitches at St Joseph’s College are regularly inundated with students from all over the country for tournaments such as its annual rugby festival,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/7/17

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Neary 555 SRI Grinders

Stockport based Cheshire Turf Machinery Ltd can get down to some serious relief grinding now they have installed a Neary 555 SRI professional grinder,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 3/7/17


Neil happily unnoticed

Wimbledon's head groundsman Neil Stubley spends most of his waking hours worrying about the 18 championship lawns under his command in the weeks leading...

in Tennis - on 3/7/17

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Q&A with Rob Bradshaw

Rob Bradshaw - a man on a journey; smelling of coconut along the way!

in Football - on 3/7/17

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The Posh boy!

Rob Bradshaw is ‘living the dream’ working for Peterborough United - the team he has supported since a boy - at their Mick George Training Academy....

in Football - on 3/7/17