Media Timetable

Media Timetable

2019 BTME Media Suite Timetable

To book a Media Slot please contact BIGGA's Communications Executive Karl Hansell on or 01347 833829. 

Tuesday 22 January


10am Bernhard

Bernhard will be announcing a new partnership at BTME.


10.30am John Deere (stand M23)

John Deere and the Ladies European Tour will be announcing a new partner agreement, which sees Deere designated the Tour’s official supplier of golf course machinery. LET Chairman Mark Lichtenhein will be available on the stand for photographs and interview, together with John Deere’s Manny Gan and Carlos Aragones.


11am Rain Bird

Announcing the appointment of a new distributor, and informing the media of several notable golf course irrigation projects scheduled to take place in the UK and Ireland during the course of 2018.


11.30am Rigby Taylor

Rigby Taylor will be making an important announcement of an exciting distribution agreement that brings together two of the major names within the UK golf course industry.


12noon Headland Amenity

The withdrawal of some popular fungicides has made it essential for greenkeepers to minimise plant disease by using other strategies. Andy Russell will discuss how Headland Amenity are focusing on this preventative approach to creating healthier grass plants.


1pm MTD

In what promises to be an exciting year for ATT and Cub Cadet, John Coleman will deliver an update on a new production facility, new worldwide sales territories, and launch an innovative connectivity app for the INFINICUT.


1.30pm Textron Golf

Textron Golf is showcasing the new AR and TR series of mowers at BTME 2018. Director of International Product Development Richard Comely will introduce the products to the press.


2pm Turf & Ornamental Communicators of America

Learn about TOCA, a professional association dedicated to career development and networking for communicators in the green industry, and the role you can play in helping create a UK/European chapter of this valuable organisation.


Wednesday 23 January


10.30am Ecobunker

EcoBunker Ltd provides the engineering products and knowhow to facilitate the vision of golf course architects. Richard Allen will describe the ideas and products introduced since BTMR 2017.


11am Campey Turfcare (stand B58)


Campey are presenting their new trailer for pedestrian machines alongside another innovation at their press call on Stand B58.


11.30am BLEC

Curtis Allen will provide an update on the BLEC range of machinery, the progress made to date and the future of the brand under the distribution of Charterhouse Turf Machinery.


12noon Charterhouse Turf Machinery

Nick Darking will deliver an overview and update on the Redexim and Graden ranges for the maintenance of natural and synthetic surfaces.



BTME continues to grow, with this year’s exhibition selling out in record time. With that in mind, BIGGA is announcing a major change to the layout of the show, to further improve the experience for visitors and exhibitors alike. Join BIGGA CEO Jim Croxton and Chairman Les Howkins MG for an insight into our vision for BTME 2019. Additionally, there will be updates on new and continuing initiatives from the association.