June 2018 (Page 1)


UOW's wellness hub

University of Warwick will open a multi-million sport and wellness hub in January 2019. The new Sport and Wellness Hub is part of a £49m investment into...

in Schools & Colleges - on 30/6/18


BIGGA presidency honour

Colin Webber, a fifth-generation farmer who built a successful golf club from scratch, has accepted the role of vice president of the British & International...

in Golf - on 30/6/18

Overseeding Demo IMG 1009

West Lancs delighted

In a previous life, Stuart Hogg, Course Manager at The West Lancashire GC was among the first to own the Wiedenmann Terra Float & Terra Seed. Last year,...

in Golf - on 29/6/18


DIT grant for GIS 2019

The Agricultural Engineers Association (AEA) have grant funding available from the Department for International Trade (DIT) for the Golf Industry Show...

in Industry News - on 29/6/18


SU60s make life easier

Four SU60 vacuum units from Trilo are the latest additions to fleet at the City of Wolverhampton Council, and have quickly made the momentous task of leaf...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 29/6/18


Tantamount to theft?

Theft is a term usually used for someone stealing from somebody else, so could you use the word in the same context, where a business is failing and knowingly...

in Football - on 29/6/18

Working On The Annual Renovation At Wycombe Wanderers

Campey assist Turf Tonics

Campey Turf Care Systems has assisted contractors Turf Tonics with the first in-house renova-tion of Wycombe Wanderers Football Club’s award-winning...

in Football - on 28/6/18


Watson impressed by 3G

Tom Watson, MP for West Bromwich East, was delighted to receive an official tour of George Salter Academy’s two third generation (3G) artificial grass...

in Football - on 28/6/18

Grant Cantin

First in; last out

Canadian Grant Cantin was working maintenance at the Lakes Golf Club in Sydney, Australia, when he was offered a summer job working on the crew at the...

in Tennis - on 28/6/18

Scarborough Council

Fantastic results ...

Scarborough Borough Council’s recently appointed parks and countryside manager, Tim Allison, has invested in Toro for the first time in the form of five...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/6/18


Pompey pitch renovation

Fratton Park’s pitch has undergone a summer renovation ahead of the forthcoming campaign

in Football - on 27/6/18

Golf International (55 Of 69)

Ryder Cup support

Jacobsen® turf equipment is an Official Supplier of The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National, and is providing tournament support to the greenkeeping team...

in Golf - on 27/6/18

HTS Group

HTS invests in Toro

At the NEC last year, Toro’s LT-F3000 triple flail mower stood out from the crowd to Harlow Council-founded facilities management company, HTS Group...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/6/18

Eco Plug 2

Ecoplug Max working well

Martin Lingard, Contracts Manager for Lowther Forestry, has reported that ICL’s Ecoplug Max is helping him manage an extensive tree and shrub clearance...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 26/6/18


SubAir's TurfWatch

SubAir has introduced its new TurfWatch™ technology, a proprietary, patent-pending, state-of-the-art management application that provides turf professionals...

in Golf - on 26/6/18


34 days under cover!

How do they get the Etihad and Old Trafford pitches perfect after a summer of gigs? Manchester City groundsman Lee Jackson talks us through the challenges...

in Football - on 25/6/18

Knapsack sprayer 780 360 s c1

Last call; Sprayer awards

All entries and nominations for the Amenity Forum 2018 Sprayer Operator of the Year Awards need to be submitted by 30th June.

in Industry News - on 25/6/18


Q&A with Sean Lloyd

Sean Lloyd - he’s not likely to catch a bus anytime soon!

in People - on 25/6/18


Old school - new school

Maintaining the grounds at the Royal Grammar School Worcester holds unique pressure, not just due to the acreage but because the school is the sixth-oldest...

in Cricket - on 25/6/18

Cruden Bay

Toro a fairway cut above

The performance of Toro’s Reelmaster 5410-D mowers on the fairways of Cruden Bay Golf Club, the traditional Scottish links course in Aberdeenshire, is...

in Golf - on 24/6/18