News from March 2017

Date: 27th March 2017

The world governing bodies of football, rugby and hockey have agreed to a set of protocols to “revolutionise” the way shared sports grounds are used.

Date: 24th March 2017

The Rugby Football League has received confirmation from Sport England that it will be awarded £10.75m to help grow and sustain participation in Rugby League.

Date: 21st March 2017

David Hodgson groundsman and IOG member at Kirkstall Educational Cricket Club in Leeds has arranged, alongside Corporate PLUS members Dennis - SISIS, Agronomic Services and Hurrells Seeds, an updat

Date: 20th March 2017

Notts County FC has named head groundsman Trevor Hutchinson their 'Game Changer' as part of the 2017 Level Playing Field (LPF) Week of Action campaign.

Date: 20th March 2017

Grassroots football in Durham is set to benefit from a £630,000 investment at the site of a former college.

Date: 20th March 2017

The cost and repercussions of fly tipping at a London Playing Fields Foundation (LPFF) site earlier this year is a valuable lesson for all playing field providers.

Date: 17th March 2017

London mayor Sadiq Khan has plans to make London the “sporting capital of the world”, highlighting an ambition to build more “world-class” sports venues and introduce a permanent American football

Date: 14th March 2017

League One football club Charlton Athletic has begun working on the second stage of its training ground development.

Date: 13th March 2017

NatWest CricketForce is a nationwide initiative aimed at cricket clubs. The programme is designed to bring clubs and communities closer, and ensure grounds are ready for the new season.

Date: 13th March 2017

Turf Maintenance LIVE! a unique turf care event with an emphasis on working demonstrations and up close inspection of the new season’s products returns for 2017.

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