Greenkeepers’ Blog

Greenkeepers view Spring and Summer Monday 12 June 2017

Spring greeted us with dry and sunny weather throughout April giving the green staff ideal conditions for course preparation with the golfing season upon us. A particular dry April with a recorded level of  7mm of rain made growth slow to begin. Pleasant temperatures during the day with longer periods of sunshine and cool conditions… Read more »

Greenkeepers Winter Programme Wednesday 19 April 2017

Our winter programme of work started with the renovation of the 3rd green.  A particularly wet summer and previous winter exposed the weakness of the green being old natural soil with poor drainage and an aspect which often gathered rain water from the bank to the left of the green. The rebuild started on the… Read more »