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London Stadium set for ‘festival of cricket’ weekend at 2019 World Cup
The London Stadium is moving closer to hosting two matches over a weekend in the 2019 World Cup, creating what the England and Wales Cricket Board hopes will be a record-breaking festival of cricke
Relegated Swindon Town looks to the future with training ground plan
Recently relegated League One football club Swindon Town has secured a site with the intention of building a new training centre.
Nominations now open for 2017 IOG Industry Awards
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.
EFL: Grounds team of the season award winners announced for 2016/17
The EFL has announced the winners of the Grounds Team of the Season award for 2016/17 in each of the three divisions.
Value of golf tourism to Scotland surges to £286m
Golf tourism in Scotland has grown by 30 per cent over the last decade, netting the nation £286m per year.
IOG Young Board members visit the ‘gardeners’ of Paris
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
Wembley pitch gets helping hand from 10-year-old ahead of FA Cup semi-final...
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.
Leamington FC stadium development plans approved
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.
IOG Governance - A Message From The IOG Chair
Our new governance policies have been agreed and published by the IOG Board. The question is, why are these important?
Cricket season gets underway for 2017
After a mild winter by English standards the first-class cricket season gets underway today.