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Wholly Trinity

Over the last few months, Trinity Fields Trust has undergone a transformation both on and off the turf. The charitable trust provides a safe space for...

in Football - 3 days, 15 hours ago

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November 2021 Diaries

As we head into the festive period, we can hopefully look forward to spending quality time with friends and family, resting and taking stock ahead of 2022....

in General Interest - 5 days, 15 hours ago

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A record partnership

High scoring partnerships often as not win cricket matches. Experience, fitness and dedication to the cause count for everything. Neville Johnson went...

in Cricket - 1 week ago

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Battery advancements

Recognising the health benefits and brand value that can be gained from putting sustainability under the spotlight, manufacturers have been working closely...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 3 days ago

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A call to arms

Twenty-three-year-old Course Manager Danny Patten (Dan) is wise beyond his years. He already has a clear vision of how he wants to help his club and, in...

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago

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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 - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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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 - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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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 - 3 weeks ago

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Not so simple for Simon

The Rose Bowl, or as it is more commonly known The Ageas Bowl for sponsorship reasons, is a cricket ground and hotel complex in West End Southampton, Hampshire....

in Cricket - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Climate change

Our attentions are being gripped by the media hype that is now heavily focused on what ‘may or may not result’. Many of us still need some convincing...

in Conservation & Ecology - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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World class hockey

The University of Birmingham’s standing in the world of hockey is second to none with famous alumni having progressed through the ranks, not only in...

in Synthetics - 1 month ago

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Grey Leaf Spot

Grey leaf spot has now been identified in stadium turf situations in a number of instances in the UK. As one of the new disease pathogens attacking turf,...

in Pests & Diseases - on 3/11/21

Wetting Agents and Penetrants

November 2021 Diaries

After mild October temperatures and a number of days filled with sunlight, which has been good for grass growth, we end October with a period of wet, dingy,...

in General Interest - on 1/11/21

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Top five gripes!

Golf clubs and summer sports venues will have finished their renovations by now and football stadiums are full again - which is a very different place...

in Editorial - on 29/10/21

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John Lyon School

Career progression for his staff is vitally important to John Lyon School’s Grounds Manager Chris Lynch, and, as he tells Blair Ferguson, coupled with...

in Schools & Colleges - on 26/10/21

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Silloth on Solway GC

Silloth on Solway Golf Club is one of the best hidden golfing gems in England. Situated on the Cumbrian coast, the course is blessed with stunning views...

in Golf - on 23/10/21

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Mitchell and Wet!

Carlisle United Football Club in Cumbria was first formed in 1904 and have called Brunton Park their home since 1909. In the groundstaff’s office, where...

in Football - on 21/10/21

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Newby’s newcomer

Newby Hall and Gardens, set in forty acres alongside the banks of the River Ure near Ripon in North Yorkshire, form part of a 519-acre estate. David Mears...

in Public Places - on 19/10/21

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Estonian Golf Club

The Estonian Golf and Country Club has been voted in the Top 100 courses in Continental Europe four times in a row. Offering two courses with spectacular...

in Golf - on 16/10/21

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Sedbergh School

Located in magnificent scenery between the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales, Sedbergh School is renowned for its top-level achievement...

in Schools & Colleges - on 13/10/21