December 2018 (page 1)

New Spurs

Fans get a first look

Tottenham Hotspur welcomed 6,000 Season Ticket Holders to a specially-arranged fan familiarisation event at their new stadium last weekend

in Football - on 21/12/18

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Sweeter 2nd time around

Greenkeepers have a habit of returning to Slinfold Golf & Country Club; Head Greenkeeper Dan Saunders is one of them and, in its 25th year, Greg Rhodes...

in Golf - on 21/12/18


RTM support Mongolia

When the enquiry came in for a good value gang mower to cut the grass on a cricket field, it was immediately clear that the request was an unusual...

in Cricket - on 20/12/18


Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The newly formed Board of Directors of Páirc Uí Chaoimh has held its first meeting and has tasked board directors with examining figures to clarify the...

in GAA - on 19/12/18

Montrose Golf Links Storms

World’s biggest bunker

This is the moment part of an Angus golf course turned into the world’s biggest bunker during “biblical’ weather conditions.

in Golf - on 19/12/18


ICL helps Shrewsbury

With an incredibly short renovation window to transform his Summer sports pitches into Winter sports pitches, Andy Richards, Grounds Manager at Shrewsbury...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 19/12/18


Cambridge goes festive

The League Two side really pushed the boat out on this one.

in Football - on 18/12/18

Wimbledon Expansion

Wimbledon plans to expand

Wimbledon's expansion plans have taken a step forward after a neighbouring golf club voted to sell its land.

in Tennis - on 18/12/18

Height Of Cut 3

How To - setting cut

In the latest of the series of How To videos, Jonny Bowker from JA Bowker, explains how to set the height of cut on a pedestrian cylinder mower.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 18/12/18


Chaoimh costs hit €110m

Croke Park are to take over the running of Páirc Uí Chaoimh after it emerged the cost of redeveloping the stadium came in almost €25m over budget.

in GAA - on 14/12/18


Propiconazole going!

The EU Commission has announced its decision not to renew the approval for the fungicide active ingredient, propiconazole

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 14/12/18


Karl begins at Lord's

Karl McDermott has, this month, begun the role of Head Groundsman at the prestigious Lord’s Cricket Ground

in Cricket - on 14/12/18

New Tottenham Stadium

Tottenham stadium update

Tottenham's home game against Manchester United on 13 January will be at Wembley, as the club continues to wait for their new stadium to be ready.

in Football - on 14/12/18

Pre-start Mower Checks 5

How To - pre-start checks

In the next of the series of How To videos, Jonny Bowker from JA Bowker, shows simple steps for pre-start checks on a ride-on mower.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 12/12/18


Pesticide Application

If you want to apply professional use products as a groundsman, greenkeeper, landscaper, amenity contractor or even in a domestic situation then you will...

in Training & Education - on 11/12/18

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DLF to exhibit at BTME

The Johnsons Sports Seed range has always been focused on quality, providing professional turf managers with the tools to deliver high performance turf...

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 10/12/18


Mental health support

Greenkeeper sets up mental health support page on Facebook

in Golf - on 10/12/18


Back in business

Following a multi-million pound redevelopment, the Brandywell Stadium in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, is back in business with a completely new upgraded...

in Football - on 10/12/18