Louis Maguire - TFI Friday; a cup of coffee, the Anglers Mail and Pitchcare magazine
in Football - on 11/11/15
On a bend in the River Thames, as it winds its way into central London, sit the pitches of Kew and Ham Sports Association. Groundsman Louis Maguire is...
One of my colleagues recently called me a ‘dinosaur’ for not embracing social media
in Editorial - on 9/11/15
As the summer ended, the attention of the sporting world switched to England’s staging of the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Pitchcare went to Eastbourne College...
in Rugby - on 9/11/15
The start of a new academic year is always an exciting time at college. It’s always great to see more young people enter into the world of landbased...
in Training & Education - on 7/11/15
As Grounds and Gardens Manager at one of the UK’s leading independent schools, Eamonn Murphy is certainly never bored. His role at Haileybury, a co-educational...
in Rugby - on 5/11/15
Low Laithes is an eighteen hole, parkland course designed by the legendary Dr Alistair Mackenzie. Golf was first played on the course in 1925 and it has...
in Golf - on 4/11/15
Iain Grant - grounded, quiet and friendly but only if you’re not a bad driver.
in People - on 3/11/15
Set in beautiful parkland, in the Vale of Glamorgan, Brynhill Golf Club is a picturesque 18-hole course. Managed for the last fourteen years by Course...
in Golf - on 3/11/15
Monkshood, also known as Wolfsbane, is an attractive plant that is commonly grown by gardeners. It attracted public attention at the end of last year when...
in Industry News - on 1/11/15
One sunny afternoon, an invitation arrived at the Pitchcare offices, from John Deere. As official machinery supplier to The Solheim Cup 2015, the trip...
in Industry News - on 31/10/15
On the last day of the season, Kerry Haywood met Steve Birks, Head Groundsman at Trent Bridge, to catch up on latest developments and talk end of season...
in Cricket - on 30/10/15
Overview and Guidance for the Management of Grounds Teams course - ideal for town and parish councillors
in Industry News - on 26/10/15