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Perranporth Golf Club

Perranporth Golf Club is situated on the beautiful North Coast of Cornwall, overlooking the glorious Perran Sands beach. It sits on top of a disused tin...

in Golf - 1 day, 2 hours ago

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December 2020 Diaries

I’m sure as many people look back over this year, there will be a mixture of emotions, both personally and professionally, with everyone having their...

in General Interest - 3 days, 2 hours ago

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The man with a plan

The current ‘situation’ may have put many hopes and dreams on hold but, at Towcestrians Sports Club, it’s just another minor challenge in the progress...

in Cricket - 4 days, 2 hours ago

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Scotland’s finest

On the A91, which concludes at St Andrews, and just a few miles east of Stirling, sits Dollar Academy, one of Scotland’s finest private schools. Catering...

in Cricket - 1 week ago


China Fleet Country Club

Set in 180 acres of exquisite countryside, on the cusp of Devon and Cornwall, China Fleet Country Club in Saltash is one of the south west’s leading...

in Golf - 1 week, 3 days ago


Controlling spending

In this article, David Jackman, operations manager at Reesink Turfcare, takes a look at how to control spending and avoid spending surprises, allocating...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 6 days ago


SRUC Elmwood Campus

Elmwood Golf is one of the premier golf and greenkeeping training facilities in the UK, owned and managed by Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) Elmwood...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 2 days ago


BIGGA join the GEA judges

Once per year, a group of really talented ecologists from the STRI hold a competition called the Golf Environment Awards.

in Golf - 2 weeks, 5 days ago


Bromsgrove School

There is no Harry Potter bell tower, no sweeping driveway through undulating fields and the entrances are, frankly, unprepossessing. Despite the millions...

in Schools & Colleges - 3 weeks, 1 day ago


How to Respond ...

In his previous article, Frank Newberry looked at how to give bad news to people in the workplace. In this article, Frank offers some tips on how we might...

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 4 days ago


Down to the Wire!

To get an idea of what the new normal is like working for a top Super League rugby club and the challenges a groundsman now faces getting a pitch ready...

in Rugby - 4 weeks ago


The Wee County

Clackmannanshire is the smallest county in the UK and is often referred to as ‘The Wee County’. Clackmannan County Cricket Club was established in...

in Cricket - on 3/11/20

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November 2020 Diaries

As we leave October behind, we are hopefully saying goodbye to the wet weather we have seen towards the end of the month. Early November looks forecast...

in General Interest - on 1/11/20

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Leaving his Mark!

For twenty-two and a half years, Mark Broughton has resided as Course Manager of Suffolk’s Aldeburgh Golf Club. It takes something special, and perhaps...

in Golf - on 30/10/20


Living with it

The current situation certainly feels as though we have moved from a ‘defeat Covid-19’ status to one where we must ‘live with it for the foreseeable...

in Editorial - on 28/10/20

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Geoff Webb Saltex Q&A

With the recent Grounds Management Association (GMA) announcement that SALTEX has been moved from its new spring dates in March to the 3rd and 4th November...

in Industry News - on 26/10/20

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3G Pitches: Health Crisis

Almost three years ago I was enjoying my retirement, making lots of happy memories with my grandchildren. Then I found out that our council wanted to build...

in Synthetics - on 24/10/20

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SALTEX moves to Nov 2021

Due to mounting pressure from the global Coronavirus pandemic, the Grounds Management Association (GMA) regrettably announces that it has taken the decision...

in Industry News - on 22/10/20