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Date: 2nd May 2017

Nominations are now open, with 22 awards recognising the passion, dedication and challenges faced by grounds staff – include a series of new and ‘refreshed’ categories.

Date: 28th June 2017

Following a further restructure of the Operations Division, The FA and Alan Ferguson, Head of Grounds & Estates, have mutually agreed to part company. 

Date: 27th June 2017

Nine French cities have been chosen to host the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. 

Date: 26th June 2017

Toro in partnership with Reesink Turfcare Ltd, are pleased to announce the first in a series of Turfcare professional workshops surrounding the complex world of irrigation systems new and old. 

Date: 23rd June 2017

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has taken inspiration from Premier League football clubs and installed hybrid turf at its National Cricket Performance Centre in Loughborough.

Date: 19th June 2017

Liverpool, Everton and the city of Manchester have joined forces in an effort to bring the 2022 Commonwealth Games to Merseyside – with the Goodison club’s proposed £300 million new stadium the cen

Date: 19th June 2017

Karen Bradley and Tracey Crouch, the government ministers with ultimate responsibility to the UK sport sector, have been retained in their roles despite a post-General Election cabinet reshuffle.

Date: 15th June 2017

The opportunity to stand on arguably the most famous pitch in world football on the day of the FA Cup Final is a dream for many, but for four sports turf students from Northern Ireland – the dream

Date: 15th June 2017

Scott Lloyd, founder of the Next Generation gym chain, former CEO of David Lloyd Leisure and son of former professional tennis player and fitness entrepreneur David Lloyd has been appointed as the

Date: 13th June 2017

We take a look back at previous IOG Award winners, including volunteer and professional individuals, grounds teams and sites.

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