January 2018 (Page 1)

Toro Infinity sprinkler

Toro Lynx and Infinity

It’s a popular combination that just makes sense when flexible controller meets smart sprinkler: the intuitive Toro Lynx control system and Infinity...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 31/1/18


North Berwick work begins

Work is due to get underway later this year to combat the impact of coastal erosion at North Berwick Golf Club in East Lothian

in Golf - on 31/1/18

BarnsleyFC DavidAnderson

Q&A with David Anderson

David Anderson - fighting talk at his dinner party - possibly!

in Football - on 31/1/18

BarnsleyFC HiveOfActivity

Out of the darkness...

David Anderson joined Barnsley Football Club’s groundstaff because he was ‘handy with spanners’. He has now risen to the role of Head Groundsman...

in Football - on 31/1/18


GEA 2018 winners

The winners of the 2018 Golf Environment Awards (GEA) were announced at BTME, with Steve Thompson winning at the fourth attempt!

in Industry News - on 30/1/18


Peaceful Meldrum House

Meldrum House Country Hotel & Golf Course extended its hotel in 2016 to 55 rooms, and has since invested in golf course maintenance equipment and vehicles...

in Golf - on 30/1/18


Town prize on offer

Entrants to this year’s Suffolk FA Groundsman of the Year competition - sponsored by Ransomes Jacobsen - could win a unique prize. All entrants will...

in Football - on 30/1/18

MTD BTME 2018 Stand

New factory for CubCadet

Following on from what was a hugely successful year, 2018 looks to be a year of new starts and new products for both the ATT TMSystem™ and Cub Cadet...

in Industry News - on 29/1/18


Plymouth work begins

Work to transform old artificial football pitches into a brand new sports facility for Plymouth's Manadon and Honicknowle communities is now under way

in Football - on 29/1/18

RyanDonnellan Main

Q&A with Ryan Donnellan

Ryan Donnellan - appears to be heading in One Direction - the bar!

in Golf - on 29/1/18

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Charnock Richard GC

Ryan Donnellan is the young Head Greenkeeper tasked with turning a few dozen acres of grassland into a phoenix reborn from the ashes of once-successful...

in Golf - on 29/1/18


To the Manor born

Hertfordshire’s Manor of Groves Golf Club has purchased its first fleet of Toro machinery and resolved to be exclusively Toro by 2020, having seen time-saving...

in Golf - on 28/1/18

PGA Jay Monahan

Record Sum for Charity

The PGA Tour and its tournaments generated more than US$180 million for charitable causes in 2017, surpassing the previous year’s record amount by approximately...

in Golf - on 28/1/18


Oldest course 'abandoned'

It is the harsh and unpredictable seaside conditions that has traditionally made links golf such an enticing endeavour but, for England’s oldest course,...

in Golf - on 28/1/18

Turfmaker New

BLEC bounces back

BTME 2018 will see BLEC bouncing back and looking bright under the stewardship of Charterhouse Turf Machinery. The range of specialised landscaping and...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/1/18


High praise for Tim

Groundsman Tim Phillips was singled out as Pershore Town’s unlikely man of the match – for ensuring they yet again avoided the wipeout of fixtures...

in Football - on 27/1/18

Waltham Forest

MLP sign up Waltham

MyLocalPitch, the leading online sports booking platform, has signed an agreement with Waltham Forest council to become its online bookings partner for...

in Local Authority - on 27/1/18

Newmarket 2

Trilo win at Newmarket

To keep both the Rowley Mile Racecourse and July Course worthy of a ‘photo finish’, Estates Manager Alan Hatherley relies on his Trilo kit of blowers...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/1/18


GreenMech on holiday!

After taking delivery of a GreenMech CS100 from his local dealer Turner Groundscare in the spring of 2017, Arthur Owen of Rhos Holiday Park says that maintaining...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/1/18

Tottenham Hotspur stadium progress

Spurs new stadium tour

Chris Cowlin shares the latest update of the work being carried out on the new White Hart Lane stadium.

in Football - on 26/1/18