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Date: 26th August 2015

These courses have been developed with the support of the Governing Bodies of Sport (the FA, ECB, RFL and Sport England), with the aim being to provide participants with an awareness and appreciati

Date: 24th August 2015

Brighton & Hove Albion employee Matt Grimstone and Seagulls supporter Jacob Schilt were both victims of the tragic Shoreham air crash last weekend. 

Date: 21st August 2015

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) is asking the UK groundscare industry for its suggestions to help Government shape a new cross-departmental strategy for sport.

Date: 21st August 2015

The Government has announced that the groundsmanship trailblazer group, which is led by employers and supported by the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG), has successfully developed a new Level 2 ap

Date: 21st August 2015

Bristol Rovers’ Eric Kingscott was the big winner at St. George’s Park as a number of groundsmen at non-league level were honoured.

Date: 20th August 2015

Dan Prest has been appointed as the new Education and Training Manager for the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG).

Date: 17th August 2015

The Football Association has announced the formal launch of the Pitch Improvement Programme (PIP) and a partnership between The FA and Charterhouse Turf Machinery.

Date: 17th August 2015

The FA will invest more than a quarter of a billion pounds in grassroots football over the next four years as ambitious new plans are unveiled for the nation’s favourite sport.

Date: 10th August 2015

Each department of stadium operations co-operates closely to ensure that every spectator has a memorable visit to Everton Football Club’s Goodison Park, as head groundsman Bob Lennon explains

Date: 7th August 2015

Alistair McGowan, the renowned impressionist, stand-up comic, actor and writer, will be entertaining the hundreds of groundscare experts and sports industry dignitaries attending this year’s IOG In