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Manager’s Tribute To Former Groundsman

Manager’s Tribute To Former Groundsman: Southend United manager Chris Powell has paid tribute to Sid Broomfield, the man who helped to build Roots Hall. Broomfield passed away earlier this week, aged 94. And Powell insisted the club’s former groundsman would forever be a massive part of the club’s history. “You don’t get too many people […]

Time To Safeguard Herbicides

Time To Safeguard Herbicides: Safe and timely use of herbicide products not only helps to ensure that active ingredients fulfil the requirements of amenity managers, but can also help to safeguard their future availability and effectiveness, points out Bayer. Roundup® Development Manager Barrie Hunt explains: “Glyphosate has been reapproved until at least 2022 and we […]

From Homeless To Award-Winning Greenkeeper

From Homeless To Award-Winning Greenkeeper: Jack Percival spent six months on the streets. When greenkeeping provided a lifeline, he never forgot what he had been through. Of all the things Jack Percival no longer takes for granted – and it’s quite a list – there is one that stands out, that’s hardwired into his brain like […]

Wildflower Provide ‘Living Green Roof’ To Leeds Skelton Lake Services

Wildflower Provide ‘Living Green Roof’ To Leeds Skelton Lake Services: The UK’s most prominent wildflower experts, Wildflower Turf Ltd, will be helping to enhance the biodiversity of the £60M Leeds Skelton Lake Services when the ‘new concept’ Motorway Service Area (MSA) opens on the M1 later this year. Leeds Skelton Lake Services will include a 100-bedroom […]

Vandals Set Fire To Football Pitch

Vandals Set Fire To Football Pitch: A football pitch in Drimnagh has been damaged in a suspected arson attack. The pitch on Benmadigan Road is used by local club St John Bosco. It is believed plastic fencing that was left at the pitch was set on fire. Pictures shared on social media by Cllr Daithi Doolan […]

Makita Warms To Winter Fashion

Makita Warms To Winter Fashion: Makita UK has added new, high visibility, Heated Jackets to the LXT and CXT ranges to help keep construction workers comfortable on site, for longer.  Construction sites can be cold and bleak in wintertime and these jackets and vests will provide a new level of comfort and protection. Powered by Makita’s […]

Dennis & SISIS To Exhibit At GIS

Dennis & SISIS To Exhibit At GIS: Dennis & SISIS will be at the San Diego Convention Center on February 6-7 to exhibit at GIS (Golf Industry Show) 2019. GIS is one of the largest dedicated golf shows in the world and offers everyone involved in the industry an opportunity to network, enhance their education and learn about the […]

idverde Brings Mixto To BTME

idverde Brings Mixto To BTME: Visitors to this year’s BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME) will have the opportunity to get their feet on the Mixto hybrid turf system. idverde, the UK’s exclusive supplier and installer of Mixto, is excited to bring the innovative sports surface to Europe’s leading exhibition for turf professionals and buyers, with a […]

Velvit To Exhibit At BTME

Velvit To Exhibit At BTME: BTME is set to be bigger and better this year, with new halls and a new floor plan, the increased space has tempted many exhibitors to increase the size of their exhibits and we are looking forward to an exciting show. We will be promoting Velvit Ltd. (a range of professional […]

True-Surface Return To BTME

True-Surface Return To BTME: True-Surface® by Turfline will be returning to the BTME with their wide range of turf management equipment. You will find them Located in the Red Zone at booth 248A showcasing their patented line of Greens Care Collection as well as our industries only patented Selectable Vibratory Greens Roller. While you are at […]