Issue Number 94 (Page 1)


Leisure and golfing feast

One of those much-visited jewels in the crown of historic country properties is Hever Castle in a corner of west Kent. It is best known as the home of...

in Golf - on 4/2/21

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A strange time!

Since March 2020, the phrase ‘a strange time’ has been used constantly to describe the world we are all currently living in. However, for Thorpeness...

in Golf - on 28/1/21


Tights on nights!

Mansfield Town Football Club was formed in 1897 and, since the end of the First World War, have played their football at the 9,186 capacity One Call Stadium....

in Football - on 25/1/21


Derby City Council

It doesn’t take much working out that one hundred and fifty-two goalmouths are quite a lot for any team to maintain. Kerry Haywood met with Grounds Maintenance...

in Football - on 22/1/21


Q&A - Richard Lord

Richard Lord - he has a very good piece of advice and a cat!

in Tennis - on 19/1/21


Ilkley Lawn Tennis Club

Head Groundsman, Richard Lord has served Ilkley Lawn Tennis and Squash Club for many years. Lee Williams met up with him to have a socially distanced chat...

in Tennis - on 19/1/21

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A chance to breathe...

Covid-19 has certainly played havoc with sporting fixtures and the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) in Northern Ireland is also affected. With various...

in General Interest - on 16/1/21

Mind your language

Mind your language

Training Advisor Frank Newberry looks at the way we speak to people. He suggests that our choice of words and tone of voice can profoundly affect our relationships...

in Consultancy - on 13/1/21


Grassroots discussion

2020 has been an unprecedented year. The effects of Covid-19 will still be being felt in years to come, with the general economy struggling to return to...

in Football - on 10/1/21

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Q&A with Richard Wing

Richard Wing - anyone for tennis ... or perhaps a Jaegerbomb or two?

in Golf - on 4/1/21

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Winging it!

Taking over the course manager’s role at Noordwijkse Golf Club in Holland recently has been Richard Wing. In this question and answer session, he charts...

in Golf - on 4/1/21

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What to consider ...

In this article, Alastair Rowell, UK sales manager - turfcare equipment at Reesink Turfcare, takes a closer look at buying used machinery, the benefits...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 1/1/21

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The feel good factor

‘The New Normal’ - one of this year’s buzz phrases that has been worn out by overuse. Yet, for school groundsmen, sports coaches and pupils, it describes...

in Cricket - on 28/12/20


Tiers and tears

Ordinarily at this time of year, when the turkey has all been consumed and we start to look forward to 2021, our thoughts turn to BTME and our industry...

in Editorial - on 24/12/20


Q&A - Vince Vosper

Vince Vosper - he loves F1 and is scared of the wife

in Golf - on 18/12/20


St. Austell Golf Club

Situated a stone’s throw from Cornwall’s beautiful south coast, St Austell Golf Club is a private undulating parkland/heathland course designed by...

in Golf - on 18/12/20