September 2017 (page 3)

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Q&A with Alun Hughes

Alun Hughes on a night in with his wife and a snooker table... one day!

in Golf - on 18/9/17

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Blackwood's family affair

Blackwood Golf Club is over one hundred years old and set in beatiful undulating terrain. Head Greenkeeper Alun Hughes talks to Kerry Haywood about the...

in Golf - on 18/9/17


Bowled over by grant

Members at a Wearside cricket club are celebrating after it was handed a cash grant to buy much-needed equipment. Eppleton Cricket Club in Hetton was selected...

in Cricket - on 17/9/17


ICL paves the way ...

Nathan Scarff, Head Groundsman at Derby County FC, has revealed that a range of ICL products have helped him achieve his main target of hosting more games...

in Football - on 17/9/17

Royal Mid Surrey

100% Toro for 125th

2017 marks Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club’s 125th anniversary and coinciding with that the club board was presented with a proposal to purchase 18 new turfcare...

in Golf - on 17/9/17


Groundsman wins £1m

A Boxford groundsman who found a winning lottery ticket stuffed in his wallet a month after the draw says the windfall “will take a while to sink...

in Industry News - on 16/9/17

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Toro groundscare mower

New to Reesink’s product line and in the spotlight at the NEC, is a machine that revolutionises clipping clear up and elevates productivity to new...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/9/17

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CLS aid 2022 Games bid

Sports construction specialist contractor CLS Sports has completed its most prestigious athletics project to date with the opening of the upgraded Wavertree...

in Renovations & New Builds - on 16/9/17

Aer Aid

Aer-Aid impresses

Following extensive trials, it has been concluded that the SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid tractor mounted aerator would be an essential tool within any integrated...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/9/17

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Enhanced peace of mind

Kubota UK, one of the leading suppliers of agriculture and groundcare machinery solutions, is offering new and current customers the highest levels of...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/9/17

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The Shire London

The Shire London has announced a £250,000 series of upgrades to its facilities over the next two years.

in Golf - on 15/9/17

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Old and new at NEC

Charterhouse Turf Machinery will be highlighting the Graden GBS1200 at the NEC this year. As always, they will also be showcasing a vast array of equipment...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/9/17


What’s all this about?

With water now a valuable and increasingly expensive commodity, it makes perfect sense to review ways that savings may be made, especially where irrigation...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 15/9/17

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XtraGrass pitch at hotel

Rugby renowned hotel, The Lensbury situated in Teddington, London has selected GreenFields to maintain their two full-sized rugby pitches, one of which...

in Rugby - on 14/9/17

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Edgbaston wicket talk

Gary Barwell, Head Groundsman of the iconic Edgbaston cricket club gives an educational open-air talk on his techniques - out on the square itself.

in Cricket - on 14/9/17

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A trio of versatile Trilo

Trilo will be returning to the NEC once again on stand G010 with a wide range of blowers, scarifiers and vacuum sweepers. Particular highlights of machinery...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 14/9/17

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Cricket end of season

The Dennis Mowers end of season Cricket Groundsman’s Seminar saw over 150 cricket groundsmen attend the day which was hosted at St Albans School Woollam...

in Cricket - on 14/9/17

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Top brands showcased

Some of the world’s top names in groundcare machinery - including Ferris and Wright mowers, Spider slope mowers and Jensen woodchippers,

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 14/9/17


Birmingham lone bid?

Birmingham looks set to be the only bidder for the 2022 Commonwealth Games because Kuala Lumpur is not expected to receive the support of the Malaysian...

in Industry News - on 13/9/17


Toro awards success

Following two days of stiff competition, Nick Machin and Angus Roberts were proclaimed as winners of the 2017 Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year...

in Golf - on 13/9/17