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Date: 29th September 2016

The Government has given approval for the delivery of the new (craft level 2) standard for groundsmanship - a sports turf operative.

Date: 29th September 2016

A training initiative designed to drive up tennis grass court surface excellence throughout England has been established by the IOG in conjunction with the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and the All

Date: 27th September 2016

IOG Learning recently held a successful Level 2 Winter Pitches (Applied Turf Culture) course at Nottingham Forest Football Club - delivered by trainer Chris Gray.

Date: 21st September 2016

The FA has today launched the 2016 Grassroots Football Survey, which will run from Monday 19 September until Friday 28 October. 

Date: 20th September 2016

This was a message from a recent presentation given by John Moverley, independent chair of the Amenity Forum.

Date: 19th September 2016

The finalists have been announced for the prestigious Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) Industry Awards 2016.

Date: 13th September 2016

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.

Date: 11th September 2016

Local authorities are on course to lose control of almost 100 outdoor sports facilities over the next three years, according to a survey conducted by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 6th September 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

Date: 5th September 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.

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