November 2021 (Page 2)

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Even more efficient

Newbury & Crookham Golf Club have purchased a Ventrac 4500 all-terrain compact tractor and two mowing decks, which course manager Chris Ball says will...

in Golf - on 22/11/21


Park Avenue's plan

Nasa Hussain, head groundsman at Bradford Park Avenue, believes that hybrid pitches could help to put the famous venue back on the map

in Cricket - on 21/11/21


Q&A with Billy Quarmby

Billy Quarmby - he hates the dark, but loves The Greatest Showman!

in Football - on 21/11/21


Radcliffe Football Club

Radcliffe Football Club in Lancashire currently play in the Northern Premier Division. Since new management came in 2016, they have invested money in upgrading...

in Football - on 21/11/21

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Campey Stafford partners

Following on from a successful working relationship with Campey Turf Care over several years, including the development of a formal partnership in 2020,...

in Football - on 20/11/21


Niall's 20 years service

Groundsman Niall Watson was congratulated for his 20 years’ service with Watchet Town Council at its full meeting last week

in Local Authority - on 19/11/21


Rykneld Bowling Club

Rykneld Bowling Club, in Derbyshire, has not only benefited from a new SISIS Auto Rotorake Mk5 but has also seen major improvements to the green after...

in Bowls - on 19/11/21

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Terra Spike total to five

Northern contractor, Turfcare Specialists based at Consett, County Durham, now own five Wiedenmann Terra Spike deep aerators. Their most recent acquisition,...

in Aeration - on 18/11/21


We're fighting every year

There have been fresh calls for flood prevention work after Garmouth suffered more disruption following heavy rainfall earlier this month

in Golf - on 18/11/21


Survival & Success Pt3

In Part 3 of 3, Frank looks at where to sit at work meetings, what not to say, and how to deal with difficult people

in Consultancy - on 18/11/21


Bio-Circle as partners

Organisers of the Sports and Ground Expo are delighted to announce it has partnered with environmental surface technology specialists, Bio-Circle, and...

in Exhibition News - on 17/11/21

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Harborne choose Toro

Harborne Golf Club in Birmingham have again evaluated and invested with Reesink Turfcare, upgrading its Toro fleet with three new machines chosen specifically...

in Golf - on 17/11/21


NEC Campus masterplan

The NEC Group has launched the new NEC Masterplan for the NEC Campus, the site currently home to the UK’s largest exhibition venue, the National Exhibition...

in General Interest - on 16/11/21

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Turf Tank expands

Danish robotics company, Turf Tank is expanding their UK customer service team with the appointment of Liam Pindred as UK Sales and Service Support...

in Robotics - on 16/11/21


New greenkeeping facility

Reay Golf Club has set out ambitious plans for a replacement green-keeping facility incorporating an indoor coaching area

in Golf - on 16/11/21

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Parkway turns to GKB

Within 48 hours of it being added to their fleet, a VStrong from GKB was put straight to work by Parkway Ground Maintenance, as the team looked to complete...

in Cricket - on 15/11/21


Obituary: Alan Sturgess

A passionate cricketer who was a member of his local club for over 60 years, taking on roles including president, treasurer and award-winning groundsman,...

in Cricket - on 15/11/21

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38 apprentices graduate

The latest group of talented young service technicians and parts personnel have successfully graduated from John Deere’s pioneering Ag Tech, Turf Tech...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/11/21


High Legh proactive

Something’s stirring in the North-west’s golfing venues, which will soon spread across the UK, transforming the sport’s traditional model. Greg Rhodes...

in Golf - on 15/11/21


Biocide wins top award

Enclean, a plant origin-based biocide from Belchim Crop Protection, picked up the innovation award in the consumables category at this year’s Saltex...

in Exhibition News - on 14/11/21