Issue Number 49 (Page 2)

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Ian Gough

Location, location and location - oh, and cakes, biscuits and honeysuckle!

in Golf - on 11/8/13

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Highest club in England

Kington Golf Club in Herefordshire is the highest club in England and is situated on the east side of Offa’s Dyke. Here, the greenkeeping staff have...

in Golf - on 11/8/13


In the swing at Somerset

Simon Lee has been at the county ground in Taunton for twelve years, the past four as the senior man of the groundcare team. Here, he talks about the...

in Cricket - on 6/8/13

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Jim Brown

Jim Brown - Cambodia and Goa are an attraction, as is Mrs B apparently!

in People - on 5/8/13

The Carrick on Loch Lomond

The Carrick on Loch Lomon

Jim Brown has worked for the De Vere Group for close on eight years, the last sixteen months on the bonny, bonny banks of Loch Lomond. In this article,...

in Golf - on 5/8/13

Jonathon Paget

Badminton Horse Trials

Preparing for a world class annual sporting event on a green field site with minimal permanent infrastructure, let alone a site that returns to being a...

in Equestrian - on 4/8/13

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Himalayan Balsam

In the first of a new series on weeds that may trouble groundsmen and amenity managers, Monsanto Technical Manager Manda Sansom looks at Himalayan Balsam...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 31/7/13

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Understanding moles

Knowing a little bit about the mole, its lifestyle and habits makes it easier to deal with. John Sedgwick, greenkeeper at Chesterton Valley Golf Club,...

in Consultancy - on 29/7/13


Fleetwood Town

Renovations and demonstrations as Fleetwood Town Football Club and Campey Turf Care both benefit from a joint venture

in Football - on 27/7/13

Fordhouses Beefy

Fordhouses Cricket Club

Sir Ian Botham was the guest of honour at the official opening of the new clubhouse at Fordhouses Cricket Club.

in Cricket - on 25/7/13

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Bluebirds promoted

Well, they finally made it; Cardiff City’s promotion to the Barclays Premier league has now become a reality and, with it, comes the opportunity for...

in Football - on 22/7/13

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Floods at New Road

Tim Packwood is no stranger to floods at New Road, the home of Worcestershire County Cricket Club, but seven in a twelve month period is testing his resolve....

in Cricket - on 16/7/13

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Reasons to be cheerful

A few months ago I wrote, with some optimism, about ‘the green shoots of recovery’ and, whilst our economy remains in the balance, there do seem to...

in Editorial - on 1/7/13