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Return of #GroundsWeek

The Grounds Management Association (GMA), the leading not-for-profit membership body for grounds professionals, volunteers and businesses, has announced...

in Association News - 19 hours, 5 minutes ago

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GTC appoints Les Howkins

The Greenkeepers Training Committee (GTC) has announced the appointment of Les Howkins MG, golf course manager at The Richmond Golf Club in Surrey, as...

in Association News - 3 weeks, 1 day ago


SALTEX ready to go!

After the government’s recent announcement, it appears that the grounds management industry can finally start looking forward to celebrating SALTEX’s...

in Association News - on 10/3/21

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Festival of Turf dates

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association has confirmed that its first Festival of Turf will take place this summer, with a new date intended...

in Association News - on 8/3/21


Growing crisis for sport

Launching the first annual GroundsWeek, the Grounds Management Association (GMA) calls on sports fans to recognise the importance of grounds staff and...

in Association News - on 1/3/21

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John Deere supports GMA

John Deere is officially supporting the Grounds Management Association’s #GroundsWeek 2021 event, an inaugural celebration week for the turf care...

in Association News - on 26/2/21

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Kubota supports GMA

Inaugural celebration week will take place 1-7 March 2021. Kubota (U.K.) Ltd is proud to officially support the Grounds Management Association’s #GroundsWeek,...

in Association News - on 26/2/21

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GKB teams up with BIGGA

The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association has welcomed GKB Machines as its latest Educational Supporter.

in Association News - on 12/2/21

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The GMA expands training

Today, the Grounds Management Association (GMA) is announcing the latest addition to its online training with its new course, Level 3 – Winter Pitches...

in Association News - on 5/2/21

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Covid-19 - 2021 update

Following the rapidly-escalating situation regarding a return to full national lockdown restrictions for England, BIGGA has sought clarification regarding...

in Association News - on 6/1/21

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The GMA launches toolkit

The Grounds Management Association (GMA) has launched its online ‘Grounds Management Toolkit’, a training resource aimed to support volunteers maintaining...

in Association News - on 6/12/20

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SALTEX surveys

The Grounds Management Association (GMA) has revealed its feedback from both the recent visitor and exhibitor surveys that influenced the decision to move...

in Association News - on 18/11/20

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Hall of Fame for Steve

The Ground Management Association (GMA) has announced that Steve Braddock, Head of Grounds Management at the Arsenal Football Club training centre, enters...

in Association News - on 7/11/20


BIGGA lockdown guidance

Following the announcement of a new lockdown for England, the UK Government has announced an extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, which will...

in Association News - on 3/11/20


GMA online training

Today, the Grounds Management Association (GMA) announces its ‘Level 2 Winter Pitches’ online course for volunteers and professionals.

in Association News - on 31/10/20


Conference a success

The annual Amenity Forum conference is well established and seen as a must attend event for those involved in or with an interest in the sector. Its focus...

in Association News - on 26/10/20


BIGGA teams up with GCSA

This autumn BIGGA is proud to partner with the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association in an online conference to satisfy members’ ongoing...

in Association News - on 29/9/20


GMA feedback request

The not-for-profit organisation is asking individuals and organisations in the grounds sector to take part in membership surveys and have their say on...

in Association News - on 1/9/20

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SALTEX 2021 next gear

Early indications for the 75th edition of SALTEX are extremely positive, following overwhelming industry support and the welcome news that exhibitions...

in Association News - on 26/8/20

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Local pitch back to play

The Grounds Management Association (GMA), the leading not-for-profit membership body for grounds professionals and volunteers, today shares a list of top...

in Association News - on 24/8/20