Magazine - Football
10 hours ago - Football - External source
Grassroots football in Durham is set to benefit from a £630,000 investment at the site of a former college.
2 days ago - Football - Christopher Bassett
Bruce Elliot, head of grounds and estates at Crystal Palace FC, has revealed that Limagrain’s MM60 is his preferred choice of winter sports grass seed.
Battling dual use and an unpredictable climate
6 days ago - Football - Dave Saltman - Issue 71 - February / March 2017
Five months of unpredictable weather and dual use at the DW Stadium has meant that Dave Saltman and the Wigan team have had to pull out all the stops to get the pitch through the winter
1 week ago - Football - Clive Youlton
Charlton Athletic's legendary Sparrows Lane training complex is well on course for its multi-million pound upgrade
1 week ago - Football - External source
A football manager has condemned the "idiots" who mindlessly created deep tyre tracks marks and left three pitches unplayable.
2 weeks ago - Football - Kerry Haywood
Over 50 professionals, from many sectors of the industry, attended a Turf Technical Seminar yesterday in association with BIGGA Midlands and Pitchcare
2 weeks ago - Football - Matthew Campelli
Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, has given Chelsea FC the green light to build a new £500m stadium on the site of Stamford Bridge
2 weeks ago - Football - Lucy Nicholls
Bruce Elliot, Head of Grounds and Estates at Crystal Palace FC, has reported excellent results after using ICL’s Greenmaster Pro-Lite micro granular fertilisers as part of a balanced nutritional programme at Selhurst Park
Cheadle Hulme School - The people’s charter
3 weeks ago - Football - Greg Rhodes - Issue 71 - February / March 2017
Its pledge to boost pupil participation underpins Head Groundsman Ian Barber’s mission to deliver prime provision at Cheadle Hulme School, reports Greg Rhodes.
3 weeks ago - Football - External source
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has evaluated the risk of substances in recycled rubber that is used on artificial sports pitches and has concluded that the concern is very low
4 weeks ago - Football - External source
Liverpool FC and Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council (KMBC) have announced joint plans for a proposed redevelopment of the Reds’ Academy site in Kirkby
21 Feb 2017 - Football - External source
Grassroots football received a £125m boost from the Football Association over the 2015/16 season as the organisation recorded record revenue of £370m.
19 Feb 2017 - Football - Christopher Bassett
Souters Sports have been commended by Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate in York after the company completed a multi-million pound project which involved a total re-development of the school’s existing playing fields and transforming them into professional sports pitches.
18 Feb 2017 - Football - External source
England Men’s Senior Manager Gareth Southgate officially unveiled Burton Albion Community Trust’s (BACT’s) new floodlit all-weather pitch today.
18 Feb 2017 - Football - Fiona Gebbett
Home to a total of 25 teams, the facilities at Newmarket Town FC are certainly put through their paces. In early 2016, a £750,000 upgrade was made to install a new artificial pitch, one of the first full size pitches in the UK to have cork infill. To protect and maximise the lifespan of their investment, Club Secretary Graham Edwards enlisted the help of synthetic specialists, Replay Maintenance.
17 Feb 2017 - Football - Ella Boyden
Tony Adams of Claydon FC said he was shocked to be crowned the Suffolk FA Groundsman of the Year for 2017 sponsored by Ransomes Jacobsen.
16 Feb 2017 - Football - External source
VU University Amsterdam (VU) scientists reached the conclusion that rubber granules release chemicals which may cause harmful effects in humans
15 Feb 2017 - Football - Will Chrimes
My LocalPitch’s opening Outstanding London Sports Venue Award for 2017 has been won by Ark Academy Wembley.
15 Feb 2017 - Football - Charlotte Thomson
Bungling council workers who planted trees right in the middle of a kids’ football pitch have sparked hilarity on social media.