July 2019 (page 5)

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Shilts opens sports hub

England men’s all-time record appearance holder, Peter Shilton OBE, opened a new multi-million-pound sports hub in Manadon, Plymouth recently

in Football - on 5/7/19

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Battery power testing

One noticeable development in groundcare machinery has been the emergence of a wide range of battery powered professional tools, so we invited five leading...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 5/7/19

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Joyriders damage course

A golf buggy and a putting green at Haddington Golf Club have been left damaged by joyriders.

in Golf - on 4/7/19

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Blooming verges

A long-running campaign encouraging councils to let neatly-mown grass verges become mini meadows where wildflowers and wildlife can flourish appears to...

in Local Authority - on 4/7/19

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Centre Court steamed!

Wimbledon’s famous Centre Court has been steam cleaned to kill off any nasty pests lurking beneath the surface, head groundsman Neil Stubley said

in Tennis - on 3/7/19

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GKB adaptable scarifying

Encountering problems with a compacted synthetic or hybrid turf pitch? Is the compacted infill layer responsible for reduced water permeability?

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 3/7/19

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Scrape out a future

Corhampton Golf Club in Hampshire won this year’s prestigious Syngenta Operation Pollinator Award, presented at BTME. However, its work in pioneering...

in Golf - on 3/7/19

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Ian Darler video

Cambridge United groundsman Ian Darler tells BBC Look East he has lived "a boyhood dream" looking after the Abbey Stadium pitch for 40 years

in Football - on 2/7/19

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BPF respond to the BBC

The BBC’s War on Plastic programme highlighted many important issues and clearly tapped into the concerns of a lot of people. Addressing many of these...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 2/7/19

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Campey's Uni-Scratch

Campey Turf Care Systems’ latest innovation, the Uni-Scratch, is the ideal solution for those looking for a professional and effective maintenance of...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 1/7/19

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Extending dealer coverage

ISEKI UK & Ireland, distributors of ISEKI compact mowers and tractors is looking to expand its dealer network over the next few years to further increase...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 1/7/19

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July 2019 Pitch Diaries

June gives way to July and as the astrological summer begins (June 21st), the meteorological summer has been in full swing since the 1st of June. A period...

in General Interest - on 1/7/19