January 2019 (Page 4)


18 years with golf club

Bedfordshire Golf Club has been a Toro customer for 18 years and attributes much of this relationship longevity to the service received from Reesink...

in Golf - on 9/1/19

Pre-start Checks On Cylinder Mower 2

How To -prestart cylinder

The How To series continues with Jonny Bowker from JA Bowker, showing us simple steps for pre-start checks on a pedestrian cylinder mower.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 9/1/19

Casper-Erikson Golf

Casper Erikson of Denmark

This is my story about the Ryder Cup journey I´ve been on from early June when I first heard from Dean Cleaver from FEGGA and until the end of the Ryder...

in Golf - on 8/1/19

Increased Etesia Territories For Sharrocks

Territories increased

Etesia UK has announced that Sharrocks has extended its current areas in Birmingham, Shropshire and Staffordshire to now include the areas of South Lancashire,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/1/19

Haddington Gc

Club votes to change

Following a successful trial, a Scottish golf club’s members have voted overwhelmingly to change the course from an 18-hole venue to two distinct loops...

in Golf - on 7/1/19

Farleigh Golf Club A

Farleigh partnership

A brand new partnership between Farleigh Golf Club, John Deere and dealer Farol Ltd has seen the arrival of the club’s first ever fleet of John Deere...

in Golf - on 7/1/19


King of the Castle

Doncaster Rugby Football Club is a rugby union club representing the town of Doncaster. The first XV are known as the “Doncaster Knights”, and play...

in Rugby - on 7/1/19


Crowdfunding page set up

A crowdfunding page has been created for the steward who lived at Machrihanish Golf Club’s clubhouse, after the building was destroyed by a huge...

in Golf - on 6/1/19

Rookery Park Press Release

Toro wins for Golf club

Rookery Park Golf Club in Suffolk has recently purchased three Toro machines because “reliability is key” for course manager Neil Davey.

in Golf - on 6/1/19


Richard Osgood retires

Last weekend, Richard Osgood, one of racing’s unsung heroes and from a long line of workaholics, hung up his pokey stick, thus ending a family association...

in People - on 5/1/19


Q&A with Andrew Dadge

Andrew Dadge - he can get a bit ‘hangry’ when driving

in Golf - on 5/1/19


Danish hygge!

Andrew Dadge is the Deputy Head Greenkeeper at Søllerød Golfklub in Denmark, a role he took up in March 2018. In this question and answer session, he...

in Golf - on 5/1/19

Clive Pinnock2

Respects for Clive

Clive Pinnock, Reesink’s training ambassador who worked for the company for 34 years before retiring in Spring 2018, has sadly passed away following...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/1/19

Everton Fc Stadium

'Future proof' stadium

Everton FC has revealed that it will propose a capacity of 52,000 for its new stadium – with the potential to expand to 62,000 in the future – when...

in Football - on 4/1/19

Flint Groundsman Cricket

Newlands farewell

After ten and a half years of working with Table Mountain as his backdrop, Evan Flint has decided to take up an offer to work at the Wanderers Stadium...

in Cricket - on 3/1/19

Football Foundation  Number Of Grants Awarded

Community football profit

The Football Foundation funded projects worth more than £92m during the last financial year, triple that of the previous year.

in Football - on 3/1/19


Holme help!

Pastoral care for prisoners plays a key part of Andy Flanagan’s day managing the gardens and grounds team in HMP Holme House, as Greg Rhodes reports

in Training & Education - on 3/1/19


Dennis & SISIS at STMA

Dennis and SISIS will be showcasing an all-star line-up of equipment at the 2019 Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) Conference and Exhibition, including...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 2/1/19

The Wentworth Club Won A BIGGA Award In 2018

BIGGA Awards 2019

A greenkeeper who spends his spare time supporting the homeless and another who saved the life of a golfer who suffered a heart attack on the course are...

in Golf - on 2/1/19

St Andrews University Pitch IMG 0306

Greentech & GKB clean up

St Andrew’s’ University Park is renowned for its grass pitches being among the finest in Scotland, winning high praise from visiting professionals....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 1/1/19