Issue Number 62 (Page 2)

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Supervisor Material?

Pitchcare Trainer and Motivational Speaker Frank Newberry looks at the difference between ‘supervisors’ and ‘managers’ and explores some of what...

in Consultancy - on 13/9/15

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Q&A with Dave Gammon

Dave Gammon - quiet, overweight and balding, but show him some respect!

in People - on 11/9/15

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West Bridgford Sports

Pitchcare returns to West Bridgford Sports Club in Nottingham, after a gap of thirteen years, to find Head Groundsman Dave Gammon still remonstrating about...

in Cricket - on 11/9/15

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Wickford Cricket Club

The Essex town of Wickford sits midway between Billericay and Rayleigh and just a few miles inland from Southend-on-Sea. With a population of 32,500 there...

in Cricket - on 10/9/15

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Awards at Myerscough

As the academic year reaches its climax, we again celebrate the achievements of learners across our range of provision.

in Training & Education - on 9/9/15

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Compatible Cricket Loam

Daniel Ratling BSc Hons., Head Groundsman at Whitgift School, outlines the issues around loam incompatibility, how the constituent parts affect the process...

in Cricket - on 9/9/15

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A dying breed?

Pitchcare’s Alice Northrop looks at the hoops, hurdles and barriers that a club volunteer must navigate before he or she can actually ‘volunteer’...

in Football - on 7/9/15

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2016 Olympics - Jacobsen

The 2016 Rio Olympics will see golf return after an absence of 112 years. The Olympics golf course has been constructed in Barra da Tijuca, a district...

in Golf - on 6/9/15

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Q&A with Ryan Golding

Ryan Golding - definitely playing it safe, walking along the beach chewing a pen.

in Rugby - on 5/9/15

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Rhinos on the charge

Sporting Complex, Headingley Carnegie Stadium, is the home of both County Champions, Yorkshire County Cricket Club, championship rugby union team Yorkshire...

in Rugby - on 5/9/15

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Q&A with Mike Cartwright

Mike Cartwright - cheap and from the 70s, but Mrs C can look forward to a windfall

in Golf - on 4/9/15

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Barnet Football Club

For the best part of their history - they were founded in 1888 - Barnet Football Club played their football at the Underhill Stadium in Barnet, before...

in Football - on 4/9/15

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King George V Bowls Club

Birmingham bowls club seek police assistance after leaving historic home.

in Bowls - on 3/9/15

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Taking the biscuit!

The best things in life come in small packages, and that is certainly true of Highcliffe Castle Golf Club, an 18-hole parkland venue on the Dorset coast...

in Golf - on 1/9/15

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Cherry on the cake

Peter Britton headed to his local club to catch up with the Premier League’s newest Head Groundsman, James Lathwell, a young man who has experienced...

in Football - on 30/8/15

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Making important decision

As the managing director of a small to medium sized business - as defined by Brussels - I am constantly reminded of my responsibilities to the eighty odd...

in Editorial - on 27/8/15