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IOG Industry Awards celebrate the very best in UK groundsmanship
Almost 700 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 adm
SALTEX attendance continues to grow
An independent audit has confirmed that the combined attendance over the two day exhibition totalled an impressive 8,909 – the highest ever since SALTEX moved to the NEC, Birmingham.
Hereford FC fans battle to clear Edgar Street of snow
Hereford FC have enlisted the help of a JCB and fans with shovels at snowbound Edgar Street to ensure that Thursday's televised FA Cup second-round replay with League One side Fleetwood goes on.
SNOW GO Referee forced to count out steps after groundsman forgets to paint on...
FREIBURG heroically came back from 3-0 down to beat Cologne 4-3 on Sunday. But trouble came for the referee when he was forced to find the penalty spot underneath mounds of snow.
Wembley to host four extra Euro 2020 games but Wales misses out
"It speaks volumes about our great city that London has been awarded an additional four Euro 2020 matches, reinforcing the capital’s reputation as the sporting capital of the world"
RFU invests record £100m back into game despite making loss
"This was always going to be a period of reinvigoration and I’m glad that a comparison with the last season with the same match profile, and unaffected by the Rugby World Cup 2015 revenues, shows t
SALTEX 2017 – The Best Yet
A year’s worth of meticulous and strategic planning from show organisers culminated in what is being hailed by many as the best ever SALTEX.
Atletico Madrid snap-up highly-rated Bournemouth groundsman Dan Gonzalez
Atletico Madrid are poaching a member of Bournemouth'sgroundstaff, Dan Gonzalez, to become their head groundsman at the new Estadio Wanda Metropolitano.
Everton’s new stadium could boost local economy by £1bn
Everton Football Club’s proposed new stadium at Bramley Moore Dock would provide a £1bn boost to the local economy, according to planners.
Sport England injects £10m into projects to get older adults active
"People are living longer but not necessarily in the best of health" – Mike Diaper, executive director, Sport England