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A week in the life of Greens (7-11 Jan 2019)

Well here’s to the first post of 2019. It was business as usual for the Greens staff carrying out winter maintenance on the first day of the first full week back after the Christmas break. And then it all went …

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A week in the life of Greens (17-21 Dec 2018)

Monday- Friday General winter maintenance work carried out. Frost affected the course on Monday with all flags being moved to the aprons or temps. The Harrogate Union Christmas golf event still took place. Projects carried out this week included initial …

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A week in the life of Greens (10-14 Dec 2018)

Monday-Friday General winter maintenance work carried out ln addition to this, the path to the right of the 1st green was completed up to and including the hardcorce. Work also started this week on renovating the bunkers on the 6th …

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A week in the life of greens (3rd-7th Dec 2018)

Monday to Friday. General winter maintenance works carried out. In addition to this the Head Green keeper and Greens  Chairman walked the course checking proposed levels for the new bunkering. Tuesday’s low temperatures meant temporary greens were in use as …

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A week in the life of Greens (26-30 Nov 2018)

Monday-Thursday General maintenance works carried out as described in previous blogs along with the addition of ; Fourteen trees felled in total on the 1st,2nd and 8th holes. Verti spiking 5th and 9th greens and all tees. Chris and Chas …

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A week in the life of greens (19-23 Nov 2018)

The planned schedule of works for this week included; Contractor verti spiking fairways. Sand removal from fairway bunkers on the 6th. Leaf removal!. Tree felling. General day to day course maintenance. Monday Swished greens.Bunkers raked. Tee markers moved. Blue lining …

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What a Survey Response!

A heartfelt “thank you” to everyone who responded so quickly and thoughtfully to the survey. The analysis has already begun and you can rest assured that your voice will be heard. Perhaps predictably the responses give us many conundrums, but …

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New Year’s Eve Ticket Deadline

Members will no doubt be aware that KGC is planning a special New Year’s Eve bash… it’ll be New Year with even more sparkle! In fact you might think you’ve turned up for the Hollywood Oscars Night on December 31. …

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A week in the life of greens 12-16 Nov 2018

Monday Greens swished to remove dew and worm casts after the weekend rain. Greens cleared of debris. All large bunkers  blown and raked(Sand Pro) Leaves collected and mulched- as every other day. In-house repair of Toro 4500 to get back …

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A week in the life of greens (6-9 Nov 2018)

Tuesday Greens swished, tee markers moved, bunkers raked. All tees and greens bankings cut. Fairways completed. Practice ground cut. Animal repair work. Machinery maintenance carried out. Leaf blowing, collection and mulching –as usual.   Wednesday Greens swished, tee markers moved, …

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