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RFU’s £50m artificial pitch rollout begins in Aylesbury, Preston and Weston-...
Aylesbury, Preston and Weston-super-Mare are the first towns to benefit from floodlit artificial pitches under the Rugby Football Union’s (RFU) four-year development plan.
Expanded Learning LIVE educational sessions announced for SALTEX 2016
Learning LIVE, the all-encompassing education programme designed for all sectors of the groundscare industry, has now been finalised and is set to be a major attraction at SALTEX 2016 on the 2 and
Grassroots football facilities get £30m boost during the first half of 2016
Almost £30m has been ploughed into grassroots football facilities over the last six months, courtesy of the Football Association (FA) and the Premier League.
FA eyes Liverpool and London as it ramps up grassroots facilities programme
The Football Association (FA) is awaiting the green light to build grassroots football hubs in Liverpool and West London after establishing facilities in Sheffield.
IOG Learning delivers bespoke course at Sixways Stadium
The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) recently successfully delivered a Level 2 ‘Effective maintenance of 3G surfaces’ training course at Worcester Warriors’ Sixways Stadium.
SALTEX College Cup Winners to Work at Wembley
The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) has announced that the winning students of SALTEX 2016’s new College Cup Competition will be given an opportunity to be volunteer groundsmen for the 2017 FA Cu
Scotland’s £33m Oriam set to open
A £33m (US$43.6m, €38.7m) sporting facility in Scotland is set to open next week (Monday 29 August, 2016) at Heriot-Watt University’s Edinburgh campus.
The Maracanã, which hosted the Olympic Games opening ceremony, has a new...
The famous Maracanã has already wowed the world once, as host venue of the spectacular Rio 2016 Olympic Games opening ceremony.
LTA launches park courts renovation project following Wimbledon success
Andy Murray won his second Wimbledon title earlier this month during a standout tournament for British competitors / Steve Paston/PA Wire/Press Association Images.
The unseen work of football ground staff, who ensure the grass is always greener
While pitches at Euro 2016 have struggled to cope with unseasonably heavy rain, England’s dreary weather has made Premier League ground staff world experts.