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Silverstone GC feature

In the first week of the return of golf after Covid-19 lockdown, on what was a perfect day for a round of golf, Lee Williams headed to Northamptonshire...

in Golf - 14 hours, 15 minutes ago


The perfect pitch

Is there such a thing as the perfect football pitch? Anyone who has played at The Oval Stadium, home to Glentoran FC, would say this pitch is as good as...

in Football - 2 days, 14 hours ago


Loughborough Uni pitch

Loughborough University is a public research university in the market town of Loughborough, Leicestershire, in the East Midlands of England. It covers...

in Training & Education - 5 days, 14 hours ago


How to Give Bad News

Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry looks at how to give bad news to people in the workplace. Giving bad news can be hard on everyone. It needs...

in Consultancy - 1 week ago


Tractors for all seasons

Experience the versatility of John Deere’s 1026R and 2026R - these premium models really are the Swiss Army knives of the compact utility tractor world,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 1 week, 1 day ago

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The role of public parks

This report has been put together while the lockdown is still in place and while there are still major restrictions on business, sport, events and on public...

in Local Authority - 1 week, 2 days ago

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2020 not out!

After serious flooding at Blackfinch New Road, Worcestershire CCC’s head groundsman Tim Packwood faced new challenges as he prepared for the new season...

in Cricket - 2 weeks ago


Sign Up Now

After a season like no other, it’s time to submit your challenge for the 2020/21 Pitchcare & Syngenta Fantasy Football League with a £1500 prize...

in Football - 2 weeks, 2 days ago


September 2020 Diaries

Traditionally, September marks the beginning of autumn. A time when conditions can be more favourable for carrying out maintenance tasks such as seeding...

in General Interest - 2 weeks, 4 days ago


Hats off to Mark

Like all sports, racing is facing up to big changes thanks to Coronavirus. One of National Hunt’s best-loved courses is preparing for an extra change....

in People - 3 weeks ago


Two steps forward ...

2020 continues to be an extraordinary year in every respect and, whilst it is now possible to visit sites and carry out inspections, demonstrations and...

in Editorial - 3 weeks, 2 days ago


Sustainable golf future

Across sport and society, COVID-19 has thrown up a variety of new and significant challenges. For golf, this has ranged from essential-only maintenance...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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Dead wood is dead good

There’s a saying amongst ecologists and entomologists that ‘dead wood is dead good’, which refers to the importance to wildlife placed on seemingly...

in Conservation & Ecology - 4 weeks, 1 day ago


Instant impact at Looe

Looe Golf Club in Cornwall featured in issue 85 of Pitchcare magazine. In the article, Mat Edwards told us of his desire to replace the club's thirty-five-year-old...

in Golf - on 18/8/20


The facts of science

Nearly two years ago, back when the world still felt relatively normal, I decided to leave the world of academia and research and step into commerce. To...

in Technical - on 15/8/20


Coming full circle

It is quite rare that life goes full circle. Even more rare is a career in Greenkeeping that begins by jumping on a one-way flight to Australia with a...

in Golf - on 12/8/20

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Same but different!

In the worlds of turf maintenance and sport, some things are different, and others are the same. The ultimate aim is to produce the best surface possible...

in Football - on 10/8/20

2019-2020 Fantasy Football Social Media

Fantasy Football Winners

Another season comes to an end with Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool being made to wait a little longer to win their first league title in 30 years. Congratulations...

in Football - on 8/8/20