Issue Number 89 (page 1)

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All in the planning

An employed team of groundsmen and gardeners tend to one of the UK’s premier racecourses. Jane Carley went to meet the team at Ascot to discover how...

in Equestrian - 1 day, 14 hours ago

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Q&A with Paul Dibb

Paul Dibb - mood swing if you hide the biscuit barrel!

in People - 5 days, 11 hours ago

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Spirit of place!

Knowing such a marvellous house, gardens and grounds - with Robert Adam architecture and Chippendale furniture in abundance - and then learning about a...

in Public Places - 5 days, 14 hours ago

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Oldest school ties

It is said that St Augustine first founded a school here in 597AD and it became the King’s School in 1541 when it was re-founded by Royal Charter under...

in Cricket - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Putting Things Off - Pt 1

Are you deadline-driven? Event-orientated? A sensation-seeking procrastinator? In Part 1 of this two-part article, Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank...

in Consultancy - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Award winning application

Paul Gater, First Assistant and spraying specialist at Caldy Golf Club, has won the prestigious title of Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year, presented...

in Golf - 1 week, 5 days ago

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FIFA - U17 World Cup

The recent FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Brazil was the eighteenth edition of the competition. For the restructured FIFA pitch team, led by their Pitch Management...

in Football - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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Q&A with David Roberts

David Roberts - I challenge you not to smile at the daftest question!

in Golf - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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Saddleworth Golf Club

On the edge of the northern extremes of the Peak District, Saddleworth Golf Club in Lancashire is an 18-hole, par 71, 6196 yards parkland/moorland course....

in Golf - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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St Bede’s College

St Bede’s’ partnership with its grounds team stretches back forty years and is still going strong. Greg Rhodes reports.

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Q&A with Tony Provan

Tony Provan - the pigeon won in a game of chicken

in People - 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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All by myself at Meridian

Meridian Sports & Social Club is a community-focused sports club based in Charlton, South-East London. The site lies just a stone’s throw across the...

in Multi-sports venues - 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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Crawford’s a cracker!

Just a few miles down the road from Belfast, Clandeboye Golf Club boasts two 18-hole courses situated in the idyllic surroundings of Lady Dufferin’s...

in Golf - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

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The real horror story

Why would anyone replace a key sustainable component of our living environment with a coal and oil-derived product, one of only limited life span and almost...

in Synthetics - on 4/3/20

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Buttar earning his bread!

In September 2019, Jim Buttar stepped into Twickenham for the first time as the Rugby Football Union’s Head Groundsperson – the man in charge of the...

in Rugby - on 2/3/20

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On your bike!

So that’s it; no more sitting on a roller in the Aberdeen sunshine. Kenny McCurdie is retiring after twenty years tending the Mannofield Park Cricket...

in Cricket - on 28/2/20