August 2021 (Page 3)

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Wellbeing and wilderness

It may have been the 15th British Open hosted at prestigious Royal St George’s in Sandwich, Kent, but for the greenkeeping team headed up by course manager...

in Golf - on 17/8/21


Everton break ground

Everton Football Club has held a project commencement ceremony at Bramley-Moore Dock to mark the breaking of ground in the construction of a new £500m...

in Football - on 17/8/21


Multi-million-pound plan

Ambitious plans to radically upgrade facilities at one of Scotland’s most historic golf clubs have taken a step forward

in Golf - on 16/8/21


Warm tributes for Jim

Warm tributes have been paid to a popular Eastbourne sporting character who died suddenly last month. Father of four Jim Cumming died on Thursday July...

in People - on 16/8/21

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ICL products central

David Daly, Golf Course Superintendent at Hogs Head Golf Club in Ireland, has long relied on a wide range of ICL products, from the initial grow-in to...

in Golf - on 15/8/21

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More than Golf

Episode 4 | More than Golf - We learn more about the strategy that's winning Stanedge Golf Club new customers.

in Golf - on 15/8/21


Pitches come home

Sports pitches on Woodside Park in Dudley have been brought back into use in time for the football season. The park used to hold regular organised football...

in Football - on 15/8/21

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New pitches for Leyburn

A long-running saga over youngsters’ access to football fields in a Yorkshire Dales market town could finally be resolved if a proposal to create pitches...

in Football - on 14/8/21


Dennis S500 Plus performs

Mike Finch of idverde has praised the performance of the Dennis S500 Plus seeder which he uses on the five greens at Victoria Park in Royal Leamington...

in Bowls - on 14/8/21


New SALTEX Awards

The GMA announces additional, new categories to the SALTEX Innovation Award, a prestigious hallmark for products showcasing the future of groundcare. Entries...

in Exhibition News - on 13/8/21


Q&A with Ian Cooper

Ian Cooper - he loves football and boxing ... but not Liverpool FC!

in Football - on 13/8/21


Kidsgrove Athletic FC

Kidsgrove Athletic FC in Staffordshire currently play in the Northern Premier League Division One West. The club’s award-winning groundsman/director...

in Football - on 13/8/21

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Acelepryn later timing

A new Emergency Authorisation (EA) for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, has been approved to target leatherjackets for the 2021 season

in Pests & Diseases - on 12/8/21

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Travellers damage pitches

A 'significant amount of discarded waste' was found on the site in Cowgate, while locals have complained a cricket pitch was used as a toilet

in Multi-sports venues - on 12/8/21


Toro for Hillside greens

Hillside Golf Club on ‘England’s Golf Coast’ in Southport knows only too well the importance of its biggest asset: its greens. As host to many tournaments...

in Golf - on 11/8/21

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Possible plans for 3G

With the Euros and now the Olympics we are enjoying a summer of sport ... but not everyone is happy with possible plans to boost sporting provision in...

in Football - on 11/8/21

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New stand for AFC Fylde

Plans have been revealed for a new stand and indoor training dome at AFC Fylde’s Mill Farm Sports Village home in Wesham. The new North Stand will have...

in Stadium News - on 10/8/21


Q&A with Tony Rimmer

Tony Rimmer - another one not in the Piers Morgan fan club.

in Golf - on 10/8/21


Southport Old Links GC

In recent times, Southport Old Links Golf Club has built a new clubhouse and are currently undertaking major reconstruction work out on the course. Lee...

in Golf - on 10/8/21


Women & Girls’ Golf Week

Women & Girls’ Golf Week returns this month and Monday 16th will see attention turn to those ladies who have built a successful career in the golf...

in Golf - on 9/8/21