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SCH Trailer As Popular As Ever

SCH Trailer As Popular As Ever: SCH (Supplies) Ltd have recently supplied a customer with a galvanised version of their popular hydraulic tipping trailer. The customer had asked for the manual tipping version of the trailer – which is also available in two tractor powered versions (one and two pipe) and an electric version.  All metal work on […]

John Thomson 3G Vandalised

John Thomson 3G Vandalised: The John Thomson 3G pitch in Cardenden has been vandalised with blue and red paint poured on the sign and the pitches. The sign features the face of the village’s most famous son, who tragically lost his life while playing for Celtic at Inbox on 5 September 1931. The images of the […]

Award For Clay Cross Groundsman

Award For Clay Cross Groundsman: Another prestigious award has been snapped up by Lee Watson, the groundsman for Clay Cross Town Football Club. For Watson has been named Derbyshire FA groundsman of the year for the third time, and will now go on to try and win again the national award, which he landed in 2015. […]

Warwickshire’s Hybrid Experiment

Warwickshire’s Hybrid Experiment: Partially artificial cricket pitches could be used for matches as early as the 2019 season if testing progresses well. Warwickshire have already laid a hybrid pitch – containing strands of plastic – on the edge of their square and hope to play some age-group or second XI cricket on it in the coming […]

New Agency For Adare Manor

New Agency For Adare Manor: As its major renovation programme nears completion, Adare Manor has appointed Performance54 as its exclusive golf marketing agency, with immediate effect. Performance54 has been commissioned to create and manage an international golf PR and Communications programme around the launch of the new Tom Fazio-designed golf course. Its team of dedicated golf […]

New Tracmaster Attachment

New Tracmaster Attachment: Leading landscape and groundcare machinery manufacturer Tracmaster Ltd, is delighted to confirm the latest addition to their growing CAMON range of equipment – the CAMON BC65 Lawn Scarifier Attachment – a 65cm wide scarifier to fit the BCS Two Wheel Tractors and Rotavators. The CAMON BC65 includes many of the same features that […]

British Groundsmen In Europe

British Groundsmen In Europe: Amid the spending spree since Qatar Sports Investments bought Paris Saint-Germain in 2011, the signing of a 35-year-old Northern Irishman might not have made many headlines but he arrived to huge promises from the club’s owners. Jonathan Calderwood arrived in Paris in June 2013, headhunted on the advice of former Liverpool […]

Carlisle United’s True Stars

Carlisle United’s True Stars: Modern life conditions us to celebrate the routine. “Legal and proud,” declares a certain brand of carwash, as though observing the law is exceptional, rather than what you are supposed to do. The comedian Chris Rock has a routine on this. He uses far too many unprintable words to risk repeating […]

Snake Maintenance Reduced

Snake Maintenance Reduced: Trimax Mowers has introduced an auto belt tensioning system for the Snake rotary mower, designed to improve performance and cut downtime. The system ensures that the correct belt tension is always applied during operation, improving the drive to the spindles. There’s no risk of fitting the belts in the incorrect configuration due to […]

Secret Of Madrid And PSG’s Success

Secret Of Madrid And PSG’s Success: Last night the footballing world stopped to watch the second leg of the Champions League last 16 tie, pitting Real Madrid against Paris Saint Germain. Real Madrid need no introduction having won the Champions League a record 13 times, including winning it the previous two seasons, as well as having […]