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Tributes pour in for Alan

Tributes have been paid to Alan Roberts, the man who tended to the Brewers' pitch for 30 years. Alan sadly died at home, aged 88, on 4th November

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Dons stadium setback

AFC Wimbledon has revealed that it needs to raise a further £11m by January 2020 in order to complete building work on its new stadium at Plough Lane

in Football - 1 day, 1 hour ago

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It's a family affair ...

We make no apologies for running this story as it perfectly highlights the importance of people behind the scenes at a sports club, no matter its size...

in Football - 1 day, 7 hours ago


Tributes paid to Derek

Derek Hughes, a long-time groundsman at Denbigh Town Football Club and a stalwart of the Llanrhaeadr Summer League team, died on Monday morning

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Liverpool new visuals

Last week, Liverpool FC released new visuals of the KSS-designed Training Centre in Kirkby, as progress continues ahead of completion next summer

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17-Years with Ransomes

Since 2002 the pitches at Newcastle United’s Darsley Park training ground have been cut with Ransomes and Jacobsen mowers

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Callum Allsop triumphs

Award sponsors Toro and Reesink Turfcare, an official UK Toro distributor, are delighted to announce Callum Allsop from Leicester City Football Club’s...

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Liverpool training centre

Since the installation of the last steel beam earlier this year, the complex has taken shape with the external brickwork now completed and work beginning...

in Football - 1 week, 6 days ago


Wanderers lust!

More than five decades have passed since Joe McGlynn answered a call for someone to do odd jobs at Burnden Park, back in the days when Bill Ridding was...

in Football - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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OxyShot at Ipswich

The OxyShot, from Charterhouse Turf Machinery, recently came to the rescue of waterlogged surfaces at Ipswich Town Football Club’s Training Ground. Despite...

in Football - 2 weeks, 3 days ago


Huge public support

The designs for Everton Football Club's new £500m stadium have received a "huge vote of support" from members the public, according to the club

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GroundWOW Special FX

Launched in October 2019, GroundWOW makes printing on ground as easy as printing on paper. GroundWOW Special FX can print any logo, any colour, any size,...

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New 3G at Nene Valley

The Mayor of Peterborough, Councillor Gul Nawaz and Mayoress, Miss Amreen Khauser, officially opened a new floodlit 49m x 36m third generation (3G) artificial...

in Football - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

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Hunter I-80s impress

James Williams, Head Groundsman at the London Stadium, has praised the simplicity and efficiency of the new Hunter I-80 rotary sprinklers which were supplied...

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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Toro Irrigation chosen

Expectations for sports surfaces are always high and the pressure for the best surface possible only ever increases. It’s therefore no surprise that...

in Football - 4 weeks ago

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'It's Gunner be great!'

Former Arsenal and France International midfielder, Robert Pires, returned to north London recently to officially open Fleet Primary School’s new state-of-the-art...

in Football - 4 weeks ago


Bangor City offer apology

The new owner of Bangor City Football Club, Domenico Serafino, has issued a formal apology to former club groundsman Michael Frazer.

in Football - 4 weeks, 1 day ago


Paul Burgess interview

The career of Paul Burgess started at Blackpool Football Club and now he’s the Director of Grounds and Environment at Real Madrid. In the latest of our...

in Football - 1 month ago