January 2021 (Page 2)


Q&A with Michael Merriman

Michael Merriman - he’s done OK for a daft lad!

in Football - on 25/1/21


Tights on nights!

Mansfield Town Football Club was formed in 1897 and, since the end of the First World War, have played their football at the 9,186 capacity One Call Stadium....

in Football - on 25/1/21

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Don't lockdown your turf

While golf courses are facing unprecedented times, greenkeepers are being urged to keep on top of maintenance to ensure courses are in good condition for...

in Golf - on 24/1/21

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LUFC pitch revamp plan

Leeds United chief executive Angus Kinnear has revealed the club are planning a 'full reconstruction' of the Elland Road pitch this summer

in Football - on 24/1/21

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School to go blue

An artificial running grass running track at a Bradford primary school will be blue to act as a deterrent to crime. The planning application for the track...

in Synthetics - on 24/1/21

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Mark clocks up 40 years

Mark Foster has been recognised for clocking up 40 years of working on Hastings’ finest cricket grounds. The 56-year-old was presented with a plaque...

in Cricket - on 23/1/21

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Otley 3G consultation

Plans for an all-weather sports pitch in Otley have gone up for comment on the Leeds City Council planning portal. After two years of delay, Sport Chevin,...

in Football - on 23/1/21


New Verti-Cut range

It’s a new year and for Redexim, that brings with it two new additions to their scarification portfolio. Extending their Verti-Cut range, 2021 sees the...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/1/21

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Limagrain UK brochures

Limagrain UK, the UK's leading plant breeder and seed producer, has announced the launch of its new collection of product brochures for 2021/2022

in Conservation & Ecology - on 22/1/21


61st Doe Show online

The Doe Show has been a fixture in the agricultural, construction and groundcare industry calendar since 1960, but this year's event will be...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 22/1/21

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Celebrating 40 Years

British Sprayer company Team Sprayers are celebrating this year as they reach a milestone anniversary on 15th January – 40 years of manufacturing at...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 22/1/21


Derby City Council

It doesn’t take much working out that one hundred and fifty-two goalmouths are quite a lot for any team to maintain. Kerry Haywood met with Grounds Maintenance...

in Football - on 22/1/21

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Bradford want grant again

Bradford (Park Avenue) have come together with 11 other Vanarama National League North clubs to fight for their funding to be formed in grants, not...

in Football - on 21/1/21

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First Belgian franchise

Within just a few weeks of renewing their partnership as official distributors for the INFINICUT® and TMSystem™ collections for Belgium, Cofabel had...

in Football - on 21/1/21

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Johnsons for Forest Green

It isn’t just Grounds Manager Nigel Harvey who has moved from the Stanley Park Training Ground to the main Stadium pitch of Forest Green Rovers FC –...

in Football - on 21/1/21

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JD partner with Leven

Golfers visiting Leven Links Golf Course in Fife are often unaware that they are playing, in part, over one of the oldest pieces of golfing land in the...

in Golf - on 20/1/21


All go at Sidmouth GC

Lockdown is a massive frustration for local golfers but it does give greenkeepers an opportunity to work on course maintenance and improvements.

in Golf - on 20/1/21

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Livingston defend 4G

John Ward insists there's no problem with the pitch at the Tony Macaroni Arena - and says there would have been more call-offs had it still been a grass...

in Football - on 20/1/21


Standing against suicide

Following growing concern in the industry around mental health in the turf and amenity sectors, Bayer has teamed up with suicide prevention charity Campaign...

in People - on 20/1/21


Save Organics in Soil

The Solid Waste Treatment Team of W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) signed the Manifesto of the international initiative “S.O.S. SOIL – Save Organics in...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 19/1/21