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King's Ely keeping busy

King’s Ely sits in the shadows of the city’s splendid cathedral and its location and history demands high standards are maintained at all times. Blair...

in Cricket - 1 day, 21 hours ago

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National Trust Chartwell

“A day away from Chartwell is a day wasted”. That’s what Sir Winston Churchill said about his family home near Westerham in Kent, which has been...

in Public Places - 3 days, 21 hours ago

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Ongoing training

In our last article, we spoke about the importance of training and how those in the industry have benefitted from it. Here, training and development manager...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 5 days, 21 hours ago

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Castle Stuart Golf hopes

As Turnberry is to Ayrshire and Gleneagles is to Perthshire, Castle Stuart Golf Links has been conceived to be for the Highlands, a stunning championship...

in Golf - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Oxford United FC

At the time of writing, Oxford United lie seventh in the League One table, with ambitions of gaining promotion to the Championship. The club recently moved...

in Football - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Transforming Performance

In Part 1, Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry asked if you were a one-dimensional person at work; alone in your own comfort zone - or whether...

in Consultancy - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Keynote at Wentworth

In his own words, Kenny Mackay ‘got lucky’, but it could only be through hard work and determination. He spoke to Kerry Haywood about his career path...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Top ten Pitchcare reads

Throughout 2019, Pitchcare brought you high quality articles across all sports disciplines; interviews with greenkeepers and groundsmen at some of the...

in People - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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Hit the target

Syngenta Technical Manager Glenn Kirby explains the science behind sprayer nozzle choice to hit the target.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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Don’t suffer in silence

Some of you may have read editor Kerry Haywood’s book review of Ian Darler’s Life’s a Pitch in the last issue. It’s in Chapter 11: Life Changing...

in Football - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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January 2020 Diaries

A new year heralds new opportunities. Opportunities to reflect upon the successes and failures of 2019 as we plot a refined course for 2020.

in General Interest - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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Green green grass of home

A popular Warwickshire equestrian sports venue has been revitalised by enthusiastic young teams using modern techniques to make the most of its natural...

in Equestrian - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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Here lies the problem!

At the end of November, Maxwell Amenity MD Dave Saltman was invited by a local Secondary school to address their year 11 students - school leavers in the...

in Training & Education - 4 weeks, 2 days ago

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Temporary - yes or no?

Nothing causes more gloom for golfers in winter than the sight of frost on the ground. Will we be playing on the main greens, or will it be the dreaded...

in Golf - on 24/12/19

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Guidance to flooding

Floods can have a devastating impact on a cricket club, causing damage to both pavilions and grounds. The ECB provides advice and support for affected...

in Cricket - on 22/12/19

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The toughest thing ...

Greenkeepers are often the unsung heroes of the golf industry. They start work early in the morning and are usually out of the way long before golfers...

in Golf - on 19/12/19

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Cricket - winter aeration

In the latest nomadgroundsman.com cricket blog, Iain James, ECB Pitch Advisor answers questions on winter aeration

in Cricket - on 16/12/19

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Talent at Colliers Park

A training ground in Wrexham has been transformed into a high-end football hub for the Welsh national squads and grassroots game

in Football - on 13/12/19