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Prospect and IOG team up to offer member support
The IOG and Prospect – a trade union that provides work-related advice, support and services to professionals - have agreed an exclusive arrangement for IOG members.
SALTEX gets bigger!
Organisers of SALTEX 2016, which is being held on 2 and 3 November at the NEC, Birmingham, have revealed that the show is expanding to accommodate an increasing number of exhibitors.
IOG's Pitch Grading Framework will raise playing surface standards '...
A pitch grading framework to benchmark the quality of every playing surface in the UK – complemented by an education framework to help those responsible to continually improve standards – is being
Leicester pitch hits the headlines
The pitch at Leicester's King Power Stadium hit the headlines before the team even stepped out on it yesterday (April 24th), thanks to another amazing design.
Aston Villa win Barclays Premier League Grounds Team of the Year
Villa have landed the prestigious Barclays Premier League Grounds Team of the Year award. And the playing surface has been marked as one of the best in the Premier League for 2015-16.
Football League Groundsman of the Season award winners announced for 2015/16
The Football League has announced the winners of the Groundsman of the Season award for Season 2015/16 in each of the three divisions.
Leading from the front at Leicester City FC
The first team squad are not the only people at Leicester City FC who are league leaders, as head groundsman John Ledwidge has also built a grounds team of premier quality
Morton groundsman's prized Cappielow pitch secures another award
Greenock Morton's Cappielow pitch has won yet another award – thanks to the tender loving care of groundsman Mark Farrell.
Worcester Warriors to switch to artificial pitch for 2016-17 season
Worcester Warriors plan to become the third Premiership team to play on an artificial pitch.
Hampden to get new pitch for Scottish Cup semi-finals
Hampden Park is to have a new pitch laid on Monday free of charge in time for next weekend's Scottish Cup semi-finals.