October 2018 (page 4)

Mid-summer Trimming

Shooting Daggers upwards

Only one football ground in the whole country has its nets on display at the National Football Museum. Neville Johnson looks at the relatively short history...

in Football - on 11/10/18


Vote on Wembley sale

The 127-member body meets on Thursday to hear a presentation from Football Association executives about why they are backing the stadium's sale to Fulham...

in Football - on 10/10/18

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Staff's mental health

As World Mental Health Day is celebrated globally today, this presents a great opportunity for employers to look inwards and assess whether they have the...

in General Interest - on 10/10/18

WBC Ryeish Green

Yet more 3G pitches

Ryeish Green Leisure Centre (Reading), Falmouth School (Cornwall) and Glossopdale School (Derbyshire) are the latest facilities to benefit from funding...

in Football - on 9/10/18


World-first design

Tottenham Hotspur, in partnership with SGL, SCX and Hewitt Sportsturf, has developed a world-first integrated pitch grow lighting system that is now in...

in Football - on 9/10/18

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RFU: Serious questions!

The Rugby Football Union is halting the AGP Programme amid a financial crackdown - but the injuries being reported by players both amateur and professional...

in Rugby - on 9/10/18

Optus Stadium Perth

Optus Stadium new wickets

Perth is now officially ready for the summer of cricket after Optus Stadium installed five new wickets ahead of the Gillette ODI in January.

in Cricket - on 8/10/18


Jim Croxton Maxwell visit

All at Maxwell Amenity were delighted to welcome BIGGA CEO Jim Croxton to our headquarters in Allscott, Telford.

in Industry News - on 8/10/18

Avoid The Queues By Registering For BTME Now

Register for BTME

With registration for BTME 2019 due to open on Monday 8 October, details have been released about what will be on offer at the largest turf management...

in Industry News - on 8/10/18

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Not So Common

Minchinhampton Golf Club has grown considerably in recent decades, having begun on a single common land site and, with such an ideal location, it shows...

in Golf - on 8/10/18

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New model launches

Ferris, Wright, Spider and Jensen are synonymous in their sectors with high quality, innovation and problem solving. UK distributor T H WHITE Machinery...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 7/10/18

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First Middle East venture

A major investment in John Deere golf course maintenance equipment has been made by the brand new Education City Golf Club in Doha, Qatar, which is due...

in Golf - on 7/10/18

Aerial Image June 2018

CLS on holiday

Groundworks and civils specialists CLS have completed a major infrastructure project under a £1.5m holiday lodge development.

in Public Places - on 6/10/18

Ham Manor

Ham Manor commits ...

Five years is a long time and committing to anything for that length of time is a big thing, which is why a five-year exclusivity agreement is not something...

in Golf - on 6/10/18

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Baptism of snow launch

During his 26 years at Ashley Wood GC in Blandford Forum, head greenkeeper, Mark Sherwood, can count the snow days there on the fingers of both hands....

in Golf - on 5/10/18

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Q&A with Brad Jefferies

Brad Jefferies - ah, the smell of petrol - and Freddie Flintoff’s aftershave no doubt!

in Cricket - on 5/10/18

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Bryanston Blue Caps

Watch the World class Blue Caps in action in this fantastic film displaying their unbeatable skill.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 5/10/18

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Not Breaking the Bank

Astwood Bank Cricket Club’s Brad Jefferies is a young man. In fact, he’s only recently become a man. He’s maintained Astwood for the last few months...

in Cricket - on 5/10/18

Toro Grandstand

Toro Grandstand Mower

Toro has announced the launch of the new 36” (91cm) and 48” (122cm) Grandstand® mowers (models 74540TE and 74542TE).

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/10/18

New College Swindon

New 3g for New College

Swindon Town FC manager Phil Brown officially opened a new state-of-the-art 3G artificial grass pitch at New College Swindon last week. Their new facility...

in Football - on 4/10/18