News from April 2017

Date: 28th April 2017

The EFL has announced the winners of the Grounds Team of the Season award for 2016/17 in each of the three divisions.

Date: 27th April 2017

Golf tourism in Scotland has grown by 30 per cent over the last decade, netting the nation £286m per year.

Date: 25th April 2017

The Young IOG Board recently gained an interesting insight into groundsmanship in France, writes Young Board vice chair and groundsman at Tottenham Hotspur FC Anthony Facey

Date: 21st April 2017

Youngster Harry Kness was given a once in a lifetime opportunity when he was invited to join Head Groundsman Karl Standley in getting the pitch in pristine condtion.

Date: 20th April 2017

Southern Premier League football club Leamington FC has been given the go-ahead to build a 5,000-capacity stadium with a surrounding primary school, community hall and medical centre.

Date: 18th April 2017

Our new governance policies have been agreed and published by the IOG Board. The question is, why are these important? 

Date: 7th April 2017

After a mild winter by English standards the first-class cricket season gets underway today.

Date: 4th April 2017

Members of the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) can now receive 15 per cent discount* on a wide range of Cotswold Outdoor clothing, equipment, footwear and accessories.
 

Date: 3rd April 2017

Newcastle will land a £17.4m (US$21.8m, €20.4m) windfall after being selected to host three European rugby union finals in May.