December 2018 (Page 2)

Kingstanding Weather Facility

New all weather pitch

Community football in Kingstanding, Birmingham has received a huge boost thanks to a new Football Foundation funded third generation (3G) artificial grass...

in Football - on 22/12/18


Replay FA Counties

Back in 2013, artificial sports pitch specialists Replay Maintenance commenced an ambitious programme of partnering with County Football Associations (CFAs)...

in Football - on 21/12/18

ICL At BTME 2019

ICL at BTME 2019

ICL, who can be found at Stand 426 in the Purple Zone, will be showcasing a range of new products and innovative technologies at BTME 2019.

in Golf - on 21/12/18

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Sweeter 2nd time around

Greenkeepers have a habit of returning to Slinfold Golf & Country Club; Head Greenkeeper Dan Saunders is one of them and, in its 25th year, Greg Rhodes...

in Golf - on 21/12/18

New Spurs

Fans get a first look

Tottenham Hotspur welcomed 6,000 Season Ticket Holders to a specially-arranged fan familiarisation event at their new stadium last weekend

in Football - on 20/12/18


RTM support Mongolia

When the enquiry came in for a good value gang mower to cut the grass on a cricket field, it was immediately clear that the request was an unusual...

in Cricket - on 20/12/18

Golf Club Refuded

Fees refunded to greens.

One of north Shropshire’s best-known golf clubs is set to invest a five-figure sum into its course after the new year.

in Golf - on 19/12/18

Brian Firmin Retires

Brian Firmin Retires

After 32 years of tending to the Star Stile pitch at Halstead Cricket Club, Brian Firmin has decided to pass on his labour of love to a young understudy,...

in Cricket - on 19/12/18


ICL helps Shrewsbury

With an incredibly short renovation window to transform his Summer sports pitches into Winter sports pitches, Andy Richards, Grounds Manager at Shrewsbury...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 19/12/18

Montrose Golf Links Storms

World’s biggest bunker

This is the moment part of an Angus golf course turned into the world’s biggest bunker during “biblical’ weather conditions.

in Golf - on 18/12/18

Football Foundation 3g Pitch In Blackpool

3G pitch in Blackpool

Manchester United and England legend, Rio Ferdinand opened a fully refurbished third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) at Stanley Park in Blackpool...

in Football - on 18/12/18

Karbon 1

QuadChip Lightens work.

Housing association Karbon Homes is responsible for the management and maintenance of almost 30,000 properties, making it one of the largest organisations...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 18/12/18

Height Of Cut 3

How To - height of cut

In the latest of the series of How To videos, Jonny Bowker from JA Bowker, explains how to set the height of cut on a pedestrian cylinder mower.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 18/12/18

Wimbledon Expansion

Wimbledon plans to expand

Wimbledon's expansion plans have taken a step forward after a neighbouring golf club voted to sell its land.

in Tennis - on 17/12/18


Cambridge goes festive

The League Two side really pushed the boat out on this one.

in Football - on 17/12/18

Stirling Golf Club

Toro helps with 150th

Lying on a tilted slab of ancient volcanic lava in front of the historic Stirling Castle is Stirling Golf Club, one of Scotland’s oldest golf clubs,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/12/18


Loss of Propiconazole

The EU Commission has announced its decision not to renew the approval for the fungicide active ingredient, propiconazole.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 16/12/18


BLEC to exhibit at BTME

BLEC, and their specialised range of landscaping and turfcare equipment, will be returning to BTME in 2019 on stand 418 in the new purple zone. Staff will...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/12/18

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Limagrain at BTME 2019

Visitors to the Limagrain UK stand (140), located in the Blue Zone at BTME 2019, can expect a range of market leading products that can significantly improve...

in Golf - on 15/12/18


Q&A with Neil Smith

Neil Smith - a rat up a ladder would be something of a concern!

in People - on 15/12/18