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Scottish Rugby aims to raise money for grassroots by selling professional clubs
Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh Rugby may be sold by rugby’s governing body in Scotland to raise money for the grassroots game.
Birmingham shows off sporting venues as it officially launches 2026...
Venues such as Villa Park, the Alexander Stadium and the NEC Arena could host Commonwealth Games events, if Birmingham wins its bid to organise the 2026 event.
Cities asked to bid for Parklife funding, as FA eyes Southampton project
The Football Association (FA) is in talks to bring its ambitious grassroots Parklife project to Southampton – and will encourage bids from other cities from October.
New Groundsmanship Apprenticeship Standard for a Sports Turf Operative approved...
The Government has given approval for the delivery of the new (craft level 2) standard for groundsmanship - a sports turf operative.
IOG delivers updated winter pitches course
IOG Learning recently held a successful Level 2 Winter Pitches (Applied Turf Culture) course at Nottingham Forest Football Club - delivered by trainer Chris Gray.
Grassroots Football Survey 2016
The FA has today launched the 2016 Grassroots Football Survey, which will run from Monday 19 September until Friday 28 October.
Effective weed control impacts upon every UK citizen
This was a message from a recent presentation given by John Moverley, independent chair of the Amenity Forum.
Finalists announced for 2016 IOG Industry Awards
The finalists have been announced for the prestigious Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) Industry Awards 2016.
RFU’s £50m artificial pitch rollout begins in Aylesbury, Preston and Weston-...
Aylesbury, Preston and Weston-super-Mare are the first towns to benefit from floodlit artificial pitches under the Rugby Football Union’s (RFU) four-year development plan.
Almost 100 council-owned sports facilities to be transferred or sold in the...
Local authorities are on course to lose control of almost 100 outdoor sports facilities over the next three years, according to a survey conducted by the Heritage Lottery Fund.