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Five-year bunker project at Effingham Golf Club reaches completion
22 January 2018

Five-year bunker project at Effingham Golf Club reaches completion

A five-year bunker reconstruction project at Effingham Golf Club in Surrey, UK, has recently been completed by golf construction experts MJ Abbott Limited.

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MJ Abbott bring more than 25 years of golf course experience to BTME 2018
8 January 2018

MJ Abbott bring more than 25 years of golf course experience to BTME 2018

MJ Abbott return to BTME 2018 bringing with them more than 25 years of golf course construction, renovation, maintenance, drainage and irrigation experience.

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MJ Abbott take delivery of 3,000th Takeuchi excavator sold in 2017
18 December 2017

MJ Abbott take delivery of 3,000th Takeuchi excavator sold in 2017

Golf construction, irrigation and drainage specialists MJ Abbott Limited have taken delivery of the 3,000th excavator sold by Takeuchi in the UK in 2017, supplied by dealer Webb Plant Sales of Somerset.

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Newcastle's new SISGRASS pitch delights stadium manager
15 November 2017

Newcastle's new SISGRASS pitch delights stadium manager

Newcastle United’s stadium manager, Eddie Rutherford, has hailed the new SIS Grass pitch at St James’ Park, installed by MJ Abbott and Premier Pitches, as the best in his 16-years at the club.

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IOG Awards celebrate the best in the business
3 November 2017

IOG Awards celebrate the best in the business

Almost 700 British and European groundscare experts attended the Institute of Groundsmanship’s (IOG) Annual Industry Awards in Birmingham this week to honour the expertise, dedication and passion of both groundscare professionals and volunteers across the sector.

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Record crowds at Close House for British Masters
3 October 2017

Record crowds at Close House for British Masters

More than 60,000 people attended The British Masters supported by Sky Sports, won by Ireland’s Paul Dunne chipping in on the 72nd hole to hold off four-time Major Champion Rory McIlroy.

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British Masters set to tee off at Close House
27 September 2017

British Masters set to tee off at Close House

The 2017 British Masters hosted by Lee Westwood is set to tee off on the Lee Westwood Colt Course at Close House near Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, with a number of the stars of world golf in the entry list.

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Newbury rounds off MJ Abbott's summer show season
15 September 2017

Newbury rounds off MJ Abbott's summer show season

The final show in MJ Abbott's country show schedule for 2017 is The Royal County of Berkshire Show at Newbury Showground, which takes place on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September and is one of the largest agricultural shows in the south of England.

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MJ Abbott hosts successful demo day at Welsh Water
1 September 2017

MJ Abbott hosts successful demo day at Welsh Water

MJ Abbott Limited, exclusive UK distributor for Funke's HS® Pipe range and accessories, hosted a very successful demonstration day at Welsh Water's office in Newport on 31st August.

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MJ Abbott show team ready for Gillingham & Shaftesbury
9 August 2017

MJ Abbott show team ready for Gillingham & Shaftesbury

MJ Abbott's sales team are looking forward to our local agricultural show next week, the Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show which takes place on Wednesday 16th August at the Turnpike Showground at Motcombe in North Dorset.

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Irrigation investment for 'loveliest castle in the world'
25 July 2017

Irrigation investment for 'loveliest castle in the world'

Leeds Castle in Kent is at the conclusion of a two-year project to revitalise the golf course and clubhouse, ending with the completion of a new Toro irrigation system to the golf course and the lawns of the Castle island, installed by MJ Abbott.

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MJ Abbott appointed to construct new golf course for Royal Norwich
16 June 2017

MJ Abbott appointed to construct new golf course for Royal Norwich

Royal Norwich Golf Club Limited has broken ground at their new venue in Lenwade following the appointment of course contractors MJ Abbott to begin the £4.5 million re-development of the land.

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Completion of renovation presents West Course in all its glory
26 May 2017

Completion of renovation presents West Course in all its glory

Ernie Els expressed pride and pleasure in the new-look West Course, an Ernie Els Design-led renovation, after carding a one-under par opening round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.

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Ian Poulter returns to BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth
16 May 2017

Ian Poulter returns to BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth

Ryder Cup legend Ian Poulter will be back on home soil next week when he gets his first chance to see Wentworth’s revamped West Course after receiving an invitation to play in the BMW PGA Championship, the first event in the European Tour’s new Rolex Series.

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MJ Abbott exhibiting at Utility Week Live at the NEC
21 April 2017

MJ Abbott exhibiting at Utility Week Live at the NEC

MJ Abbott are proud to be the exclusive UK distributor of Funke drainage systems including HS Pipe and the FABEKUN Junction, and will be exhibiting at Utility Week Live at the NEC in Birmingham on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th May.

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MJ Abbott set for busy show season in 2017
3 April 2017

MJ Abbott set for busy show season in 2017

The sales team at MJ Abbott have a busy summer season ahead of them, exhibiting at agricultural and country shows across the South and South West. Please note the dates in your diary now and visit our stand if you can - Nigel Pritchard and the team will make you most welcome!

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MJ Abbott drainage brings international cricket to Somerset
14 March 2017

MJ Abbott drainage brings international cricket to Somerset

MJ Abbott's completed outfield drainage project has helped secure international cricket at Somerset's County Ground, whilst contributing to the team's excellent performance in the County Championship, according to head groundsman Simon Lee.

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MJ Abbott's new John Deere tractors lead to gold
9 March 2017

MJ Abbott's new John Deere tractors lead to gold

Ordering four new John Deere tractors led to MJ Abbott’s technical director Adrian Abbott being presented with a golden key when he drove the first one off the production line at the Mannheim tractor factory in Germany.

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Paul McGinley and Thomas Bjorn delighted with Wentworth renovation
28 February 2017

Paul McGinley and Thomas Bjorn delighted with Wentworth renovation

Ryder Cup captains Paul McGinley and Thomas Bjorn believe the wide-ranging overhaul of the West Course at Wentworth will be well-received by the players at this year's BMW PGA Championship.

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BTME 2017 delivers results for MJ Abbott
20 January 2017

BTME 2017 delivers results for MJ Abbott

Golf construction specialists MJ Abbott Limited had an extremely successful BTME show in 2017, according to Contracts Director Steve Briggs.

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