January 2019 (Page 2)


New Ive sports centre

An Olympic Gold medallist and two products of the Leyton Orient youth system have opened a new pavilion and sports centre at Ive Farm Sports Ground in...

in Renovations & New Builds - on 24/1/19


Keith Gallacher awarded

The prestigious title of Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year (ASOY) has been won by Keith Gallacher, Head of Complete Weed Control South West and East...

in People - on 24/1/19

Jack Percival With Textron's Andre Andrade And BIGGA Chairman Scott Reeves

BIGGA Awards 2019

BIGGA announce the winners of the BIGGA Awards 2019 at their Welcome Celebration sponsored by Jacobsen, which took place on the opening night of BTME in...

in Golf - on 23/1/19

Chester-City-FC Michael-Barrow-GP

Q & A with Michael Barrow

Michael Barrow - his granddad, football, sunday lunch and biting his nails

in Football - on 23/1/19

Chester-City-FC Corner

A bit of a Deva!

The North West of England is home to five top flight teams. But what is life like for the region's lower league groundsmen who can only dream of the extensive...

in Football - on 23/1/19

Grant Holt Opens Pitch

Grant Holt opens 3G pitch

Former Norwich City striker, Grant Holt was on hand to open a 3G artificial grass pitch at Ketts Park Community Centre in Norfolk recently. Their new facility...

in Football - on 22/1/19

IMG 8845

ICL a key supplier

John Ledwidge has praised the consistent support he receives from ICL – particularly during what is an incredibly exciting and somewhat busy period for...

in Football - on 22/1/19

Dan Sanders Groundsman Of Year

Dan Sanders awarded

Westfields groundsman Dan Sanders has been named the Midland Football League Premier Division Groundsman of the Year.

in Football - on 21/1/19

ISEKI + Jenkins Join

JGM join with ISEKI

Jenkins Garden Machinery, based near Llanelli have become the latest Garden Machinery dealer to recognise the tremendous opportunity that the ISEKI franchise...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 21/1/19

Pheasants-close John-Handley

Pheasants heritage

Old age provides few consolations, but that my loyal Labrador cross Collie, Sidbury, is becoming increasingly deaf has made one aspect of our winter walks...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 21/1/19

Derby-County Talbot-Turf

Derby County & POWERgrass

Derby County Football Club is at the forefront of the biggest change in sport surfaces in over 20 years.

in Football - on 20/1/19


The 5 In 1 Multi Tool

STIGA is well known for the quality and reliability of its lawn mowers, front cut ride ons, lawn tractors and garden equipment and has been the name to...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/1/19


Toro irrigation at BTME

Reesink Turfcare is launching a new Toro irrigation control system based on decades of engineering experience from Toro to deliver high speed diagnostics...

in Industry News - on 19/1/19

Devon Leisure Centre

New Dover leisure centre

The £26m Dover District Leisure Centre is set to open its doors on February 2019.

in Synthetics - on 19/1/19

Charter House Limagrain MM

MM Seed succeeds

Lee Marshallsay, grounds manager at Charterhouse in Surrey, has reported successful results after using a range of MM grass seed from Limagrain UK.

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 19/1/19

BTME Harrogate Convention Centre

Come and see us at BTME

With just a few days to go until Maxwell Amenity debut as an exhibitor at Europe’s leading turf management exhibition, BTME, we catch a quick word with...

in Industry News - on 18/1/19


EcoBunker's show season

Bunker edging specialist will be exhibiting at BTME and GIS in the next three weeks

in Golf - on 18/1/19


New Tetley’s South Stand

Rugby League legends joined Caddick Construction to officially re-open the newly developed Tetley’s South Stand at the Emerald Headingley Stadium.

in Cricket - on 18/1/19

Tom Beside The Avenue 5

Dutch Master

Dutchman Tom Hooijenga began his career with the Parks Department of his native country, before working for the National Trust and English Heritage. Blair...

in People - on 18/1/19


Campey at BTME 2019

Campey Turf Care Systems are set to reveal new machines at BTME 2019 on what will be the company’s biggest ever stand at the exhibition.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/1/19