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October 2021 Diaries

We end September with what seems like more rainfall in the last few days of the month than we have seen over both August and September combined. Looking...

in General Interest - on 1/10/21


Blundell’s School

Blundell’s School is a co-educational day and boarding independent school in Tiverton, Devon. It was founded in 1604 (under the will of Peter Blundell)...

in Schools & Colleges - on 28/9/21


The new normal

Six months on from the last FIFA Update, Blair Ferguson talks with the world governing body’s Senior Pitch Management Manager, Alan Ferguson, about the...

in Football - on 25/9/21

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The Suttle approach!

Steve Suttle has trodden a rocky road from early aspirations as an assistant pro golfer to head greenkeeper of challenging Kentish courses. Greg Rhodes...

in Golf - on 23/9/21


Kubota's Zero Turn mower

Kubota ZD1211, zero-turn, economic, engineered, manoeuvrability, powerful, reliable, HST transmission, commercial, mower, gravity, durability, grass, cutting,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/9/21


Bees’ Honey of a pitch

When Brentford FC won the play-off for a place in the Premier League in May it put them back in the top flight of English football where they hadn’t...

in Football - on 17/9/21


Enville Cricket Club

Situated amongst the rolling hills and valleys of Bridgnorth, Staffs, Enville Cricket Club has hosted games since 1821. As they celebrated their 200th...

in Cricket - on 14/9/21

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Tending the Principality

Lee Evans has taken to the field vastly more times than the likes of Alun Wyn Jones or Gareth Bale. Yet, unlike those A-list names, the 52-year-old is...

in General Interest - on 11/9/21

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Framing ‘wild’ verges

As seven out of ten councils make efforts to encourage wildflowers on road verges*, Alastair Rowell, UK sales manager for turfcare equipment at Reesink...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 9/9/21

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Covering all Bases

Professional sports turf maintenance is no stranger to advancements in technology changing the way work is done. Over the past decade, there have been...

in Football - on 6/9/21


A kind of magic!

Spare time is not something that Matt Trickett, Head Groundsman at Twyford School, has a lot of. Phil Helmn MG caught up with him to find out how he...

in Schools & Colleges - on 3/9/21


September 2021 Diaries

Another month has flown by and September is now upon us. This month traditionally sees a shift in weather conditions, which become more autumnal, with...

in General Interest - on 1/9/21


Survival and Success

In Part 1 of this article, Turfcare Sector Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry offered advice on making a good impression, dealing with our fears...

in Consultancy - on 29/8/21


Going out out

So, we made it to the end of lockdown and our world is returning to ‘normal’. However, the two industry shows that have been held recently certainly...

in Editorial - on 27/8/21


Yorkshire grit delivers

At Thirsk Racecourse, the goal is to offer racehorse trainers a chance to run their horses on a reliably decent racing surface, while providing owners...

in Equestrian - on 25/8/21


Not out at Richmondshire

Situated in the beautiful North Yorkshire market town of Richmond, Richmondshire Cricket Club is at the heart of the local community. On a warm sunny day...

in Cricket - on 22/8/21


Kubota’s New B2 Series

Compact performance you can rely on – the Kubota B2 series. When the time comes to upgrade your ground maintenance utility tractor, it’s worth making...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 21/8/21

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Restoration Man

Golf courses are often portrayed as ecological green deserts devoid of biodiversity and despoiling the countryside. But, high on the Surrey hills, Effingham...

in Golf - on 20/8/21


Petrol safe practice

If you work with petrol powered equipment, you will likely be aware of the many legal requirements and regulations set out to protect you and your employees...

in Technical - on 18/8/21


Kidsgrove Athletic FC

Kidsgrove Athletic FC in Staffordshire currently play in the Northern Premier League Division One West. The club’s award-winning groundsman/director...

in Football - on 13/8/21