Issue Number 60 (Page 1)


Golf Son Gual

The Balearic island of Mallorca offers some of the finest golf in Spain; a bold claim perhaps when one considers the courses on the mainland that include...

in Golf - on 7/7/15

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Q&A with Nathan Chapman

Nathan Chapman - walk on his pitch at your peril!

in Football - on 5/7/15

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Addickted Groundsman

Last season, it is safe to say, was one to forget for Charlton Athletic FC. As well as narrowly escaping relegation from the Championship, the playing...

in Football - on 5/7/15

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Ludlow Golf Club

Our ‘average’ golfer, Bill Workman, returns with a critique of Ludlow Golf Club. Playing off a handicap of seventeen, as he does, he delights in the...

in Golf - on 3/7/15


Q&A with William Evans

William Evans - easygoing and approachable, unless you happen to be late!

in Golf - on 29/6/15

Allegria Fairway

Sheiking his stuff!

Not unlike the England cricket team, we have ‘borrowed’ native Irishman, William Evans for our ‘Brits Abroad’ series; well he does hail from the...

in Golf - on 29/6/15

Tree planting

New tree planting

Weed control is an essential consideration when planting young trees, and glyphosate provides an effective solution while avoiding risk to the trees themselves...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 27/6/15


Royal Portrush

Situated on the rugged Atlantic coast, the stunning location of Royal Portrush provides something of a greenkeeping challenge, but one that new Course...

in Golf - on 25/6/15

Bromsgrove Cricket

More an orchestra ...

One multi sports club enjoying success is Bromsgrove Cricket, Hockey and Tennis Club situated on the outskirts of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.

in Cricket - on 23/6/15

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Q&A with Mark Farrell

Mark Farrell - reveille, engage brain, do the dishes; not a bad day’s work!

in Football - on 21/6/15

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Pride of the Clyde

With more illustrious clubs just a few miles up river in Glasgow, Greenock Morton FC retain a strong following that regularly has their loyalty tested...

in Football - on 21/6/15


Q&A with Richard Engall

Richard Engall - don’t drive balls at him, but please keep to the ‘speed’ limits!

in Golf - on 19/6/15

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Bushfoot Golf Club

This year celebrating its 125th anniversary, Bushfoot Golf Club occupies a stunning coastal location midway between Dunluce Castle and the Giant’s Causeway,...

in Golf - on 19/6/15

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Project Management

David Rhodes looks at project management considerations between client and contractor, and why a consultant might be an important addition to the project...

in Football - on 17/6/15

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Q&A with Clive Croft

Clive Croft - his cooking would put an end to dictators!

in Cricket - on 15/6/15

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Four Elms CC

Four Elms Cricket Club has a history that includes a cabbage patch, a hop field, Vauxhall cars, Chris Tavare ... and a nurses’ cottage! Assistant Groundsman,...

in Cricket - on 15/6/15

Postponed at the winners post

Hamilton Park

Winner of the Flat racing category of the RCA Groundsmanship awards, Hamilton Park’s team have worked hard to make the most of track improvements and...

in Equestrian - on 13/6/15


Drainage Improvements

In his third article on winter sports pitches, Carl Pass, Managing Director of Premier Pitches Ltd., discusses drainage systems and suggests that clubs...

in Football - on 11/6/15


Q&A with Pete Hussey

Pete Hussey - spend it like Beckham - and avoid plug sockets!

in People - on 5/6/15

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Stanley Park

Adam Witchell visits Stanley Park Sports Ground, one of the first facilities in the UK designed specifically to cater for grassroots football. He talks...

in Football - on 5/6/15