June 2018 (Page 3)

Otterbine Contractor

Win for small business

Small family business, Clearwater Pond & Lake Management, has earned the prestigious title of 2018 Otterbine Contractor of the Year.

in Golf - on 18/6/18


The Dormice of Gwyrch

Lying beneath the imposing Gwyrch Castle is Abergele Golf Club, which recently won a national environmental award, and has protected myriad animals, including...

in Golf - on 18/6/18


Success for Pingle

Some good news has just been announced for community sport in South Derbyshire. The Pingle Academy has been awarded a grant from the Premier League & The...

in Football - on 17/6/18

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Infinicut™ praised

A renovation of stands at Holland’s De Adelaarshorst in 2015, saw the start of new opportunities for Go Ahead Eagles FC and its Head of Operations Ronnie...

in Football - on 17/6/18

Reesink Mike Turnbull

Reesink new appointment

Mike Turnbull has assumed the role of the recently retired Nigel Lovatt and takes responsibility for Reesink customers, the dealer network and retail partners...

in Industry News - on 16/6/18


Glyphosate in honey!

A beekeeping cooperative in northern France has filed a legal complaint against German chemicals giant Bayer after traces of the controversial weedkiller...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 16/6/18


Ilkley set for tournament

As it is about to start only its fourth year, it isn't surprising that the Fuzion 100 Ilkley Trophy tournament has quite a few new features this year

in Tennis - on 16/6/18

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New CM for Yeovil

Yeovil Golf Club on the Dorset/Somerset border has long been a Toro customer and that remains the case with the arrival of new course manager Jason Connaughton...

in Golf - on 15/6/18


Slaughter United CC win

As proud supporters of the England and Wales Cricket Board, Autoguide Equipment - manufacturers of the Auto-Roller - asked cricket clubs nationwide to...

in Cricket - on 15/6/18

Royal Cinque Ports GC

Qualibra is ‘perfect’

James Bledge, Course Manager at Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club in Deal, Kent, says he has successfully treated Dry Patch with monthly applications of Qualibra...

in Golf - on 15/6/18

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Mannings Heath

A dream’s come true for a Zimbabwean entrepreneur, who has blended grape cultivation with exclusive golf to create a first for the UK. Greg Rhodes learns...

in Golf - on 15/6/18

IMG 3125

Razor tops the list

After Richard Ayling, grounds manager at Merchant Taylors’ School, drew up a shortlist of new potential machinery to purchase, the Dennis Razor fine...

in Cricket - on 14/6/18

Ashton - AFTER

AquaTrax helps Ashton

Ashton Playing Fields provide a variety of sports and leisure facilities across their 50-acre site in Chigwell, Essex. Home to Woodford Green and Essex...

in Synthetics - on 14/6/18


Nantwich devastated ...

Nantwich Town FC have spoken of their devastation following the theft of thousands of pounds worth of groundsman's equipment

in Football - on 14/6/18

SISIS At Headingley Stadium

SISIS TM1000 recommended

David Hodgson, groundsman and president at the Kirkstall Educational Cricket Club in Headingley, Leeds, believes that a lot more local cricket clubs would...

in Cricket - on 13/6/18

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Foley support BIGGA

Foley United is proud to announce a new relationship with the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) as Education Supporters

in Golf - on 13/6/18


Q&A with Chris Long

Chris Long - he wishes he could fly, but that could be Hear’Say!

in People - on 13/6/18


Long employment journey

Chris Long is now the Head of Grounds at the University of Leicester. But, as is the case for a surprising number, just to transfer from greens to grounds...

in Football - on 13/6/18


New man at Blackpool FC

If you see some snakes in the grass at Bloomfield Road don’t be alarmed - it’s just new head groundsman Gary Lewis’ way of bringing a little more...

in Football - on 12/6/18


New Pellenc 1200 battery

The new Pellenc ULiB 1200 battery and harness has entered the UK market with battery life increased by 20% compared to the to the ULiB1100 battery. Pellenc...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 12/6/18