October 2020 (Page 3)

SISIS Quadraplay

SISIS helps groundsman

Lawrence Brown may have only just embarked on a career in groundsmanship (2 months in fact) but he’s already chosen the perfect partner to help him at...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/10/20

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TYM apiece for Palace

In its biggest deal with distributor Reesink Turfcare yet, Crystal Palace Football Club has chosen TYM tractors for grounds maintenance at both its Selhurst...

in Football - on 19/10/20

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PGR helps control Poa

Dudsbury Golf Club Head Greenkeeper, Warren Moss, has adopted the use of a new plant growth regulator (PGR) to suppress Poa annua and increase the quantity...

in Golf - on 19/10/20

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Bespoke PRG mix from DLF

Having been down for over 25 years and showing the signs of significant thatch build-up, the fields at Billingbear Polo Club were fully renovated for the...

in Equestrian - on 18/10/20

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Sustainable Golf Champion

Following a highly successful career as a professional golfer, Suzann Pettersen has established a new collaboration with the non-profit GEO Foundation,...

in Golf - on 18/10/20


Lockdown over ...

If you have just dusted off the clubs after no golfing action for the past few months and fancy a few rounds on an idyllic well-maintained course, then...

in Golf - on 18/10/20

ICL Boulby Mine

3000 feet under

A Guinness world record was set at Boulby mine in east Cleveland last Saturday (Oct 10th) to mark World Mental Health Day

in People - on 17/10/20


Covid rules in Scotland

Following the First Minister’s latest update in Parliament on 7 October, Scottish Golf worked with sportscotland and the Scottish Government to obtain...

in Golf - on 17/10/20


Covid guidance - England

As the second wave of COVID-19 sweeps the country, BIGGA are reminding members of the need to look out for each other

in Golf - on 17/10/20

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BIGGA conference program

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has led the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association to rethink how its members will access local and regional...

in Golf - on 16/10/20

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INFINICUT delivers

Having seen them in action on the world-famous Wimbledon courts, The Lensbury Club in Middlesex are one of a growing list of clubs taking delivery of an...

in Tennis - on 16/10/20


The Cricketers Heroes

THE CRICKETER'S HEROES OF 2020: It is the measure of the man - selfless, quiet, unassuming but utterly essential to his community - that it often feels...

in Golf - on 15/10/20

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Ireland's Farm Machinery

Kubota (UK) Ltd continues to strengthen its dealer network by announcing that Lincolnshire-based Ireland's Farm Machinery is to add the Kubota groundcare...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/10/20

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Investment in volunteers

As autumn takes hold, community playing fields and pitches have seen cricket make way for the likes of football and rugby union.

in Football - on 15/10/20

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Dennis Razor Ultra

After Ian Fraser, head greenkeeper at Pitmedden Bowls Club in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, trialled the Dennis Razor Ultra 560 for just a weekend - he quickly...

in Bowls - on 14/10/20

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'I thought of my family'

Stuart Griffiths, head greenkeeper at Pitlochry Golf and Blair Atholl Golf Clubs, is still recovering after breaking his pelvis and coccyx when the machine...

in Golf - on 14/10/20


Merchant receives award

Lancashire Cricket and Emirates Old Trafford Head Groundsman, Matt Merchant, has become the first recipient of the David Hodgkiss OBE award

in Cricket - on 14/10/20

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Nothing compares to MM

Andy Richards, grounds manager at Haileybury - an independent co-educational boarding and day school, insists that grass seed is the first place to start...

in Schools & Colleges - on 13/10/20

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The perfect shot

Waterton Park Hotel, in West Yorkshire, has recently benefited from a set of new decorative Kasco water fountains which were supplied by Water Garden...

in Golf - on 13/10/20


Danny Rigby Death

My experience of Danny a fellow Lobby Gobbler from Leigh, over the last few years was that of a kind man who was always up for a laugh and would put a...

in Obituary - on 12/10/20