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Marine AFC host Spurs

Marine Association Football Club recently encountered a once in a lifetime experience, reaching the FA Cup third-round, where they drew Premier League...

in Football - 1 day, 16 hours ago


When Covid comes calling

You continuously see the news, the stats and the daily figures for people who have lost their lives to this awful virus but, when Covid comes calling,...

in Editorial - 3 days, 16 hours ago


Lawn care - a new career?

This article has been written by Jack Chapman of Kingsbury Lawn Care, an independent lawn care company based in the West Midlands. He’s been extremely...

in Parks & Gardens - 6 days, 16 hours ago


A history of lawn tennis

Founded in 1860, Edgbaston Archery and Lawn Tennis Society (EA<S) is the oldest lawn tennis club in the world. It is a friendly, social club situated...

in Tennis - 1 week, 3 days ago


Ingrebourne Links Golf

Ingrebourne Links is situated in Rainham, Essex, just twenty minutes from Central London. Its futuristic clubhouse - more akin to a ‘Grand Designs’...

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago

Meadow wildflowers

Flower power!

More than 97% of meadows have been destroyed, but the fight is now on to restore them. They are essential for plants and insects – but is it wise to...

in Conservation & Ecology - 2 weeks, 3 days ago


Jacobsen 100 years

For more than a century, the greatest moments in golf have been shaped by Jacobsen mowers. One visit to the new website at Jacobsen.com and you’ll discover...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 6 days ago


Leisure and golfing feast

One of those much-visited jewels in the crown of historic country properties is Hever Castle in a corner of west Kent. It is best known as the home of...

in Golf - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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February 2021 Diaries

Unfortunately, January may not have been the positive, fresh start to the year that many were wanting. Let’s hope that by the end of February things...

in General Interest - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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A strange time!

Since March 2020, the phrase ‘a strange time’ has been used constantly to describe the world we are all currently living in. However, for Thorpeness...

in Golf - on 28/1/21


Tights on nights!

Mansfield Town Football Club was formed in 1897 and, since the end of the First World War, have played their football at the 9,186 capacity One Call Stadium....

in Football - on 25/1/21


Derby City Council

It doesn’t take much working out that one hundred and fifty-two goalmouths are quite a lot for any team to maintain. Kerry Haywood met with Grounds Maintenance...

in Football - on 22/1/21


Ilkley Lawn Tennis Club

Head Groundsman, Richard Lord has served Ilkley Lawn Tennis and Squash Club for many years. Lee Williams met up with him to have a socially distanced chat...

in Tennis - on 19/1/21

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A chance to breathe...

Covid-19 has certainly played havoc with sporting fixtures and the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) in Northern Ireland is also affected. With various...

in General Interest - on 16/1/21


Mind your language

Training Advisor Frank Newberry looks at the way we speak to people. He suggests that our choice of words and tone of voice can profoundly affect our relationships...

in Consultancy - on 13/1/21


Grassroots discussion

2020 has been an unprecedented year. The effects of Covid-19 will still be being felt in years to come, with the general economy struggling to return to...

in Football - on 10/1/21

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2021 GEA winners

The STRI are pleased to announce the winners of the Golf Environment Awards 2021 which were announced on Wednesday 16 December during their first ever...

in Golf - on 7/1/21

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Winging it!

Taking over the course manager’s role at Noordwijkse Golf Club in Holland recently has been Richard Wing. In this question and answer session, he charts...

in Golf - on 4/1/21

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What to consider ...

In this article, Alastair Rowell, UK sales manager - turfcare equipment at Reesink Turfcare, takes a closer look at buying used machinery, the benefits...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 1/1/21

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January 2021 Diaries

The new year is among us and let’s hope with it we have a way through to getting back some “normality” in our lives. I would like to think that,...

in General Interest - on 31/12/20