The UK government has announced that mass gatherings, including sporting events and conferences, will allow fans to return from 1 October with social distancing...
in Equestrian - 1 week, 5 days ago
Groundwork contractor Trefor Jones, has praised the quality of Mansfield Sand’s Equestrian Silica product after he recently completed the construction...
in Equestrian - 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Equestrian sports have been as hard hit as any with major championships cancelled and racing and polo seasons put on hold. But turfcare regimes have continued...
in Equestrian - 4 weeks ago
For nearly 50 years he has been an unsung hero of Haydock Park racecourse making sure the course is fit for purpose for meetings.
in Equestrian - on 13/6/20
Fontwell Park have announced the death of Roger Mant - the man who kept the racecourse in fine condition for more than 40 years
in Equestrian - on 15/5/20
Groundsmen are in uncharted territory after Covid-19 forced the suspension of all sports this spring, after a challenging winter. Jane Carley looks at...
in Equestrian - on 4/5/20
The dual-purpose track at Ffos Las Racecourse in Carmarthenshire stages Flat meetings throughout the summer months and National Hunt meetings for the rest...
in Equestrian - on 10/4/20
An employed team of groundsmen and gardeners tend to one of the UK’s premier racecourses. Jane Carley went to meet the team at Ascot to discover how...
in Equestrian - on 3/4/20
Ever wondered what happens when fish get stranded by floods and have to be rescued? John Cheyne found out for himself recently, as he joined Environment...
in Equestrian - on 2/4/20
Reg Lomas, former head groundsman at Stratford and Cheltenham racecourses, has died at the age of 88
in Equestrian - on 21/3/20
A dedicated groundsman who helped rescue a family of kittens will be running the London Marathon to raise money for a very worthwhile cause.
in Equestrian - on 29/2/20
Ben Hastie, Head Groundsman at Cheltenham Racecourse has reported fantastic results after embarking on a long-term strategy of scarifying and overseeding...
in Equestrian - on 6/2/20
A popular Warwickshire equestrian sports venue has been revitalised by enthusiastic young teams using modern techniques to make the most of its natural...
in Equestrian - on 30/12/19
Shane Webb - with the best advice to date
in Equestrian - on 22/11/19
It’s no secret the Irish enjoy a flutter or two on the horses, hence why racecourses across Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are thriving...
On a dramatic Saturday at Ascot the action took another unexpected twist when a member of the course's groundstaff narrowly avoided a collision with the...
in Equestrian - on 3/11/19
Meet the father and son duo who've been looking after Fontwell Park racecourse for 60 years
in Equestrian - on 5/10/19
The course went into administration with debts of more than £1.3m in August 2018 but administrators of the previous management company announced they...
in Equestrian - on 2/10/19