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Calling All Greenkeepers & Groundsmen

posted Mar 15, 2017, 1:19 PM by Malcolm Fletcher
BCGBA Development Officer, Jodie Faulkner, has arranged a one-day Bowling Green Maintenance Seminar in association with DENNIS and SISIS. 

It is at Ye Olde Knowle Bowling Club in Solihull on Wednesday 29 March.

These seminars usually prove very popular and with numbers limited, it is advisable to print off the registration forms in the latest BCGBA Newsletter and return them as quickly as possible.

The programme for the day is:

Bowling Green Maintenance One-Day Seminar

Wednesday 29th March 2017

Ye Olde Knowle Bowling Club, Grange Road, Dorridge, Solihull B93 8QA


Registration & Refreshments

11.45 am

BCGBA Update

Phil Brown President of BCGBA

9.30 am

Introduction & Welcome

Jason Briggs - Dennis & SISIS Equipment

12.00 pm

How to get the best performance from your mower

Andy Walker Dennis & SISIS

9.45 am

Early maintenance of your bowling green

Alan Lewis Sports Turf Consultant

12.30 pm

Complimentary Lunch

11.00 am


1.15 pm

On Green Demonstration

  • • Aeration & Scarification
  • • Brushing
  • • Mowing

Jason Briggs & Andy Walker –

Dennis & SISIS Equipment & Midlands Grounds Machinery

11.15 am

Choosing the correct grass seed

and fertilizer for a bowling green

Alex McDermott - Vitax

2.30 pm

‘Turf Clinic – Questions & Answers


NB Programme may be subject to change due to inclement weather etc