IOG regional pitch advisors take a lead with youngsters
One less obvious role for Grounds and Natural Turf Improvement Programme regional pitch advisor Darren Symonds – and one that he has been undertaking beneath the radar – is the part he plays in the
IOG Young Board joined breakfast briefing at Chelsea Flower Show
Representatives of the IOG's Young Board were invited to a breakfast event at Chelsea Flower Show last week.
IOG Shropshire Branch Golf Evening
The Shropshire Branch has organised a Golf Evening for both members and non-members at Brow Golf Club near Ellesmere on 4 July.
Groundsmen crowdfund unfair dismissal claim
Two groundsmen sacked from their jobs at Hull’s KCOM Stadium for gross misconduct have successfully crowdfunded the first stage of their unfair dismissal claim.
THFC Environmental Centre and Nature Reserve approved by Enfield Council
The THFC Environmental Centre and Nature Reserve will deliver a purpose-built education facility alongside a top-level multi-use sports pitch and a nature reserve with boardwalks, wildflower walks
Preparing for possible Premier League football at the John Smith's Stadium
Groundsman Phil Redgwick is dreaming of Huddersfield Town playing in the Premier League on a pitch as perfect as he can make it.
David Beckham consortium reveals new-look design for mooted Miami MLS stadium
Representatives of footballing icon David Beckham have unveiled the latest version of the stadium the former England captain wants to build as a home for his new franchise in Miami, Florida.
Huge new sports building in Cambridge starts to take shape
The Stephen Perse Foundation's new building will include the city's first rooftop pitch and a multi-purpose sports hall in the basement.
Sport sector tells incoming government: ‘Focus on children and young people...
A number of prominent figures in the sport and physical activity sector have called on the incoming government to prioritise the health and fitness of children and young people.
A floating football pitch is being built in Cardiff Bay for the Champions League
A floating football pitch is being built in Cardiff Bay as part of the Champions League festival, and will be open between June 1 and June 4.