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Quidditch Premier League launched in UK
With 20,000 players taking part in the fictional sport from the Harry Potter books, organisers announce a league pitting teams including the London Monarchs and the Yorkshire Roses
IOG launches groundsmanship survey
The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) has invited over 20,000 members and non members working or volunteering in the sports turf management industry to participate in an online survey.
Pitch perfect Remembrance tribute from Leicester City's grounds team
The grounds team at the King Power stadium have created their own tribute to the Fallen - in the grass of the pitch.
Painted poppy blooms for British Legion appeal
What is believed to be Britain’s largest poppy painted on a sportsfield has helped launch a Royal British Legion `Live On` regional remembrance appeal.
Raising the game in Wales
The IOG has, for the first time in Wales, delivered its new one-day Level 2 3G playing surfaces training course – Effective maintenance of 3G surfaces - to an avid audience at the University of Sou
Industry Awards celebrate the very best in UK groundsmanship
More than 640 of the UK’s and Europe’s leading groundscare experts from both the professional and volunteer sector, as well as dignitaries from the governing bodies of sport and influential sports
SALTEX 2016 to feature high profile names and debate key industry issues
Europe’s largest annual turf show is set to educate, enthral and entertain.
Grassroots football: First of 30 new 'Parklife' centres opens in £...
The Football Association is helping to invest £200m as part of a scheme to improve grassroots football in England.
Threat to parks is a threat to nation’s physical activity, select committee...
The threat to the existence of public parks is a threat to the nation’s physical and mental health, a select committee has been told by several experts.
New starters hear of horticulture industry opportunities
The real people, real places, real jobs event at the Landscape Show, co-hosted by Perennial, heard from a dozen industry speakers about pathways into the profession.