April 2019 (Page 3)


Sports Facility award

MyLocalPitch’s March Outstanding Sports Facility Award has been won by Waltham Forest’s Match Day Centres.

in Football - on 17/4/19

Foton Lovol Tractor Range With Optional Operator Canopies Fitted

Foton Lovol name change

Chinese-built Foton tractors have been rebranded and upgraded for 2019, with a third generation of the established series already offered in the UK now...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/4/19

Karl McDermott

Karl McDermott's tips

Lord's head groundsman Karl McDermott shares his top groundcare tips for the cricket pre-season ahead.

in Cricket - on 17/4/19

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Ludlow’s road to progress

They say that new brooms sweep clean but, at Ludlow Racecourse, Tom Moreland - in his first groundsman role - aims to keep a balance between the latest...

in People - on 17/4/19

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Put wildlife first

Hampshire is one of the most important counties in the UK for some of our rarer breeding bird, reptile and plant species but our wildlife is under pressure...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 16/4/19

Carrick Student

R&A Greenkeeping Scholar

A Carrickfergus student has become the first in Northern Ireland to be awarded an R&A Greenkeeping Scholarship.

in Golf - on 16/4/19

Total Equestrian

Laser Grader a winner

Managing Director of Total Equestrian, Steve Keen, is delighted with their purchase of a Laser Grader 2400 from BLEC, which has improved both the speed...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/4/19


3G pitch at Birchwood

Aston Villa and Wales defender, James Chester, returned to his former school, Birchwood Community High School, to open their newly refurbished third generation...

in Football - on 15/4/19

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The Pannal Game

On the outskirts of the North Yorkshire town of Harrogate, a huge project is coming to fruition to provide a ‘homeless’ junior football club with their...

in Football - on 15/4/19

North Manchester GC

Housing plans are refused

Controversial proposals to build a new housing estate at a golf course have been refused by Rochdale Council planning committee.

in Golf - on 14/4/19

East Berks

GC sign 5 year agreement

East Berkshire Golf Club signs third five-year agreement with Toro and Reesink Turfcare

in Golf - on 14/4/19

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RSPB Birdwatch results

The latest results from the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch have revealed a mixed picture for the UK’s garden birdlife with 15 of the top 20 species returning...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 13/4/19

Budweisers Recup  Arena

Budweiser ReCup Arena

Global brewing giant Budweiser has delivered an innovative legacy project in one of the host cities of last year's FIFA Football World Cup.

in Football - on 13/4/19


New GKB Combiseeder

Combiseeder joins the company’s fleet of GKB machines

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 12/4/19


Insects are disappearing

If you live in the United Kingdom, you may have noticed that wild bees and other insects seem less in evidence these days than they used to be. You are...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 12/4/19

Hillside-GC Masters Scaffolding

Masters greenkeeping team

With just over a month to go until the start of the Betfred British Masters, Chris Ball, Links Manager at Hillside Golf Club gives Lee Williams a brief...

in Golf - on 12/4/19

Nowlan Park Wins County Pitch Of The Year - Ireland 2018

Nowlan receives award

Nowlan Park, Kilkenny, has received their 2018 GAA County Pitch of the Year Award, sponsored by Campey Turf Care Systems.

in Industry News - on 11/4/19

Killeen Castle

Killeen Castle invests

Killeen Castle Golf Club in Co Meath, Ireland is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2019, as well as its recent investment in a state of the art golf...

in Golf - on 11/4/19

Japanese Knotweed on waste ground

Council assess weedkiller

Rulings against Roundup owner Monsanto prompt UK authorities to seek non-chemical alternatives

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 11/4/19


New Smart Screen Displays

STIGA has more than 85 years of experience in producing innovative consumer gardening products. Today, STIGA is well known for the quality and reliability...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 10/4/19