February 2021 (Page 4)


GKB ultimate aeration

GKB Machines, the company behind sustainable, reliable and robust maintenance machinery for natural, synthetic and hybrid turf provide groundsmen with...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 10/2/21

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Jonn Deere at The Point

John Deere’s south-west England turf dealership Masons Kings sold the first 2750E hybrid electric triplex mower in the area to The Point at Polzeath...

in Golf - on 9/2/21

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New 4G for Honeywell

A new project which will bring new opportunities to residents across the borough is well underway at Honeywell Sports College. The former astroturf pitch...

in Synthetics - on 9/2/21

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Aberdeen FC still looking

It has been reported via a number of media outlets over the last couple of weeks that Aberdeen FC have had early discussions with Aberdeen City Council...

in Football - on 9/2/21

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Bright future at Asfordby

Hard work continues at the club... Football may be on hold, but the hard work continues at Asfordby FC. A third national lockdown means the first team...

in Football - on 9/2/21

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It’s always been MM seed!

Stuart Antell has been a long-term fan of Limagrain’s MM range of grass seed, using it throughout his whole career. There was no exception after he was...

in Football - on 8/2/21

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Best of both worlds

‘Good things come in small packages’ has never been truer than when discussing the TYM T194 compact utility tractor. Packed with all the key features...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/2/21

Leicester City plan King Power Stadium update to help players' game amid under-par home form

King Power Stadium update

Leicester City will do a full refurbishment of the surface at their home ground this summer after the club's head groundsman admitting the pitch was now...

in Football - on 8/2/21


Jacobsen 100 years

For more than a century, the greatest moments in golf have been shaped by Jacobsen mowers. One visit to the new website at Jacobsen.com and you’ll discover...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/2/21

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Vandals ruin pitch

Cardiff Draconians play on pitches near Lydstep Flats and said one of them has been ruined by vandals. A football club has made a plea for help after vandals...

in Football - on 7/2/21

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Cobblers pitch problems

Northampton Town groundsman Paul Knowles has explained the problems with the PTS Academy pitch after another game fell foul to poor weather.

in Football - on 7/2/21

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New Cantley Park 3G

Work on constructing a brand-new 3G artificial football pitch and a refurbishing of the pavilion at Cantley Park, Wokingham, has started. Ground work for...

in Football - on 7/2/21


Mick O’Brien steps down

Industry stalwart Mick O’Brien has retired and stepped down from his role as Director of the Sports Division at O’Brien Contractors.

in People - on 6/2/21


Agria 9600 tames slopes

Engineering and software enhancements to the agria 9600 remote-controlled rotary mulching mower have made it smarter and more effective on even steeper...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 6/2/21

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Greenkeepers restore 18th

The greenkeepers at Richmond Golf Club have been using lockdown to make improvements to the course, most notably on the 18th hole, aptly named Hades, in...

in Golf - on 6/2/21

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Kubota UK appoint Henry

Kubota (UK) Ltd has appointed Henry Bredin in a newly created role as general manager to head-up its recently formed Tractor Business Unit (TBU). With...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 5/2/21

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The GMA expands training

Today, the Grounds Management Association (GMA) is announcing the latest addition to its online training with its new course, Level 3 – Winter Pitches...

in Association News - on 5/2/21

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£50m Extra Funding

English grassroots sport is set to receive an extra £50m worth of funding, as part of Sport England’s new 10-year strategy. Called “Unite the Movement”,...

in Industry News - on 5/2/21


Hiseman’s ‘pandemic pics'

Photographer Andy Hiseman’s new ‘pandemic portfolio’ shows that British golf’s beauty and spirits remained undimmed even during 2020’s COVID-19...

in Golf - on 4/2/21


Deep aeration is the cure

Stratford Town Football Club moved in the 2007/8 season to Knights Lane Ground, Tiddington where they built a new stadium and pitch. The summer of 2007...

in Football - on 4/2/21