Graeme Cousins speaks to some of the people maintaining green areas for when sport gets the green light to return
in Cricket - on 4/5/20
Groundsmen are in uncharted territory after Covid-19 forced the suspension of all sports this spring, after a challenging winter. Jane Carley looks at...
Thieves broke through four different types of security to steal the mower from the club on Summerleaze Road.
in Cricket - on 3/5/20
A cricketing stalwart described as a ‘true son of Warton’ has died aged 88.
in Cricket - on 2/5/20
Plans for the the Twenty20 World Cup to be held in October as planned remain in place but organisers in Australia are “exploring all other options”...
in Cricket - on 28/4/20
Beaconsfield Cricket Club’s long-serving groundsman has left the club after 34 years of service.
in Cricket - on 27/4/20
Instead of Hampshire hosting Kent in the season-opening County Championship fixture at the Ageas Bowl this week, there was just one man and his dog on...
in Cricket - on 26/4/20
No professional cricket will be played in England and Wales until at least 1 July due to the COVID-19 pandemic
in Cricket - on 24/4/20
Essex head groundsman Stuart Kerrison admits he is like a coiled spring ready to burst into frenzied action when the signal is finally given for the 2020...
in Cricket - on 23/4/20
Sport may have come to a standstill, but for Barnard Castle Cricket Club groundsman Steve Dixon it has been a case of “business as usual” at the Vere...
in Cricket - on 18/4/20
Yorkshire CCC may not have been consistently successful on the pitch in recent times but they have been consistently successful in producing good...
in Cricket - on 13/4/20
Cricket chiefs have decided there will be no promotion or relegation this season – when or if the new campaign gets underway.
in Cricket - on 11/4/20
Cricket lovers will find it hard to imagine not seeing the 2020 season get underway on the Isle of Wight this month - if at all this summer, amid the coronavirus...
in Cricket - on 9/4/20
At Trent Bridge, head groundsman Steve Birks is preparing for his 23rd season in charge. He and his crew were already having to cope with one of the wettest...
in Cricket - on 8/4/20
Groundstaff believe that they can stage matches in mid-October if necessary as English cricket examines ways in which it could accommodate as many international...
in Cricket - on 7/4/20
Just like the players, Karl McDermott, Head Groundsman at Lord's, would now be entering the final stage of his preparations for the English cricket...
in Cricket - on 28/3/20
For the avoidance of doubt, due to the developing nature of the outbreak, all grounds teams must ensure that they are monitoring relevant Government and...
in Cricket - on 27/3/20
It is said that St Augustine first founded a school here in 597AD and it became the King’s School in 1541 when it was re-founded by Royal Charter under...
ECB statement on the recreational game in light of the developing COVID-19 situation
in Cricket - on 18/3/20
Ilkley Town AFC is back up and running in the wake of flooding by Storm Ciara at Ben Rhydding Sports Club
in Cricket - on 10/3/20