Entries by Tony Hawkins

Meet the latest Corvus family members

Meet the latest Corvus family members: “Two more significant pieces in the Corvus UK 4×4 utility dealer network jigsaw are complete.” Says Phil Everett, MD of BOSS ORV, the UK distributor of the Corvus Terrain range. A big welcome to the family is extended to Colin Catley and all his team at Catley Engineering in […]

ECHO Auto Choke and Easy Start chainsaws

ECHO Auto Choke and Easy Start chainsaws: ECHO has introduced two rear handle chainsaws designed for easy starting. Both are lightweight, versatile and packed with features that enhance operator comfort and convenience. The ergonomic design ensures manoeuvrability and precision, making them ideal for pruning and cutting firewood. The ECHO CS-3510AC is built for casual users […]

Winter’s garden tractor

Winter’s garden tractor: As any owner will tell you, a Countax garden tractor is not only a mower, it’s an all-year-round machine that makes winter’s chores a lot easier. Countax builds them tough and durable for that reason and offers a range of accessories to see you through the winter months. Using the tractor’s Power […]

Green light for green weed control

Green light for green weed control: Greentown Environmental Ltd and Weedingtech’s Foamstream have been chosen by Dublin City Council for the provision of herbicide weed control across the Dublin City area. It is the first contract of its kind in Ireland, with the council making the bold decision to move away from herbicide-based weed control […]

IKON XD zero-turn is top of the class

IKON XD zero-turn is top of the class: Zero-turn mowing is the fastest way to cut your grass. Speed and manoeuvrability have made zero-turns the increasingly popular alternative in the UK to the conventional ride-on lawnmower. The ability to turn on its axis eliminates the need for three-point-turns and cuts mowing time by half. What’s […]

Give the gift of adventure this Christmas

Give the gift of adventure this Christmas: With the end of 2020 looming, it can only mean one thing – Christmas is just around the corner! With this year highlighting the important things in life, a Polaris Youth vehicle might just be the perfect present to give the gift of adventure this Christmas. Polaris Youth […]

Amazing result at Hever Castle

Amazing result at Hever Castle: The historic English Yew Maze at Hever Castle in Kent dates back to 1906 when it was created by William Waldorf Astor, a former owner who restored the castle. Hever was the childhood home of Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII and mother of Queen Elizabeth 1. It draws […]

There’s nothing to beat the APEX zero-turn

There’s nothing to beat the APEX zero-turn: The latest Ariens APEX zero-turn mower spells increased productivity and greater profitability for the commercial operator, says Ariens. It’s a claim that can be wholly backed up when you consider the features and benefits of this high-quality machine. Now refreshed for the 2020/21 season, the model’s redefined features […]

Three new dealers for Corvus

Three new dealers for Corvus: BOSS ORV has appointed three new 4×4 Corvus utility vehicle dealers. Joining the growing network selling the Corvus Terrain Diesel Side by Side are Anderson ATV, Cheltenham GM and OHG ATV. “We’re pleased in the current situation to be able to expand our dealer base,” says Phil Everett, BOSS ORVs […]

ECHO makes leaf clearing a breeze

ECHO makes leaf clearing a breeze: Take a lightweight carbon fibre frame and build in a 79.9cc two-stroke engine producing an air volume of 1818m3/h, airspeed of 94.5m/sec and a blowing force of 44N. Add a cruise-control throttle, ventilated backpack pad, an anti-vibration system and heavy-duty straps and you have the PB-8010, ECHO’s largest and […]