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Campey provide the machines for Trubshaw Cross Ladsandads to self-manage marked improvements to their pitches

Campey Turf Care Systems has provided Trubshaw Cross Ladsandads with a number of turf care machines after they took over maintenance of their pitches from the local council. Despite their being a timeframe of two-years in place for the football hub to take over the maintenance from Stoke-On-Trent City council, chairman Andy Salt was only [...]

Campey provide the machines for Trubshaw Cross Ladsandads to self-manage marked improvements to their pitches 2016-11-03T14:31:09+00:00

Essential Work After Cumbrian Flooding

Duncan Ross has carried out essential turf rejuvenation work at Edenhall and Langwathby Cricket and Football Club in the Cumbrian village of Edenhall, after severe flooding rendered the site unplayable. The sports field is run by three trustees, and provides an area for villagers to play cricket, football, archery and croquet, as well as hosting [...]

Essential Work After Cumbrian Flooding 2016-08-10T10:55:41+00:00

Do we get the best from our public sports grounds? – Grass Roots

Do we get the best from our public sports grounds? Angus Lindsay asks if managing our local pitches differently could yield greater use and income. In my opinion it should encompass all aspects of the green spaces we live and work in – parks, housing, open spaces and sports facilities. This last area is of particular interest as [...]

Do we get the best from our public sports grounds? – Grass Roots 2016-08-11T14:48:03+00:00

Campey Machines Helping To Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward

Campey Turf Care Systems has supplied three machines to Mel Pooley, who is spearheading a pilot scheme for Sport England to improve natural turf surfaces at grassroots level. First were the Imants ShockWave and a Dakota Spreader, with a Vredo Overseeder DZ the latest machine to be purchased to expand the works offered. The venture [...]

Campey Machines Helping To Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation Tour Draws To A Successful Close

The UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation tour came to a close in Dublin at the end of May, as 875 groundsmen, club and council officials attended 13 events in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. The tour, which was supported by sponsors Pitchcare, New Holland, Limagrain, ICL, SISIS, Dennis and ALS [...]

UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation Tour Draws To A Successful Close 2016-06-24T16:29:37+00:00

Sandbach Rugby Club have self-sustainability plan for Imants ShockWave

As well as using the Imants ShockWave – provided by Campey Turf Care Systems – on their own site, Sandbach Rugby Club plan to hire the machine out with an operator to generate extra-income, allowing the machine to pay for itself. This approach is being adopted by an increasing number of grassroots clubs who have [...]

Sandbach Rugby Club have self-sustainability plan for Imants ShockWave 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

Imants ShockWave Plays Its Part For Award Winning Groundsman at Cheshire County Sports Club

Campey Turf Care Systems has supplied an Imants Shockwave to Freddie Brickland, head groundsman at Cheshire County Sports Club, who was recently named as The FA Groundsman of the Year for 2016. The accolade is even more impressive when taking into consideration the fact that the site of six football pitches, one rugby pitch, two [...]

Imants ShockWave Plays Its Part For Award Winning Groundsman at Cheshire County Sports Club 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

Campey Provide Speed and Precision at Stone Dominoes FC with Vredo Compact Seeder

Quick and precise seeding is essential at Stone Dominoes Football Club with the vast Staffordshire site in constant use, and Campey Turf Care Systems has provided a Vredo DZ 214 Compact Seeder to help them meet their aims. 34 teams have played on the ten pitch site this season meaning in excess of 1000 matches, [...]

Campey Provide Speed and Precision at Stone Dominoes FC with Vredo Compact Seeder 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

Campey Machines Helping to Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward

Campey Turf Care Systems has supplied three machines to Mel Pooley, who is spearheading a pilot scheme for Sport England to improve natural turf surfaces at grassroots level. First were the Imants ShockWave and a Dakota Spreader, with a Vredo Overseeder DZ the latest machine to be purchased to expand the works offered. The venture [...]

Campey Machines Helping to Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward 2017-09-01T11:53:13+00:00

Campey Puts Pitch Operation into the Hand of Sandgate Youth Football Club

Campey has supplied Hayes based football club, Sandgate Youth FC, with four vital pieces of equipment to help the club take control of their own pitch operations after continual let downs from their local council. The New Holland Boomer 35 tractor, Trimax Striker, Sisis Quadraplay and Sisis Maxislit were purchased by the club through a [...]

Campey Puts Pitch Operation into the Hand of Sandgate Youth Football Club 2017-09-01T11:53:13+00:00