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New football hub in Leeds

Bodington Playing Fields will be developed into an impressive sports facility set to include three full size LED floodlit 3G Football Turf Pitches (FTPs),...

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Leicester choose Deere

Based at Leicester City Football Club’s new state-of-the-art training facility in Seagrave, north Leicestershire, the club’s Sports Turf Academy aims...

in Football - 3 days, 10 hours ago

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Rapid establishment

While they’ve been using J Premier Pitch at the Lamex Stadium for the last three years, the grounds team at Stevenage Football Club cite this season...

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Perfect for the Pilgrims

The head groundsman at Boston United FC claims that the Dennis PRO 34R provides a quality of cut that he has never seen before in a rotary pedestrian...

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Q&A with Billy Quarmby

Billy Quarmby - he hates the dark, but loves The Greatest Showman!

in Football - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Radcliffe Football Club

Radcliffe Football Club in Lancashire currently play in the Northern Premier Division. Since new management came in 2016, they have invested money in upgrading...

in Football - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Campey Stafford partners

Following on from a successful working relationship with Campey Turf Care over several years, including the development of a formal partnership in 2020,...

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Real Madrid pitch removal

Check out this amazing new rendered footage of the new pitch removal and storage system at the Santiago Bernabéu stadium of the 21st century.

in Football - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Power Up Grass Pitches

The Premier League, The FA and Government’s Football Foundation has today announced the launch of its ‘Power Up Your Grass Pitch’ campaign, which...

in Football - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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£205m of new funding

£205m of new Government funding announced as part of the Comprehensive Spending Review, will help to transform grassroots football in England

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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SGL launches LED440

In the midst of the worldwide transition to a sustainable society, SGL sets a new standard for efficient pitch management. The have now launched the biggest...

in Football - on 31/10/21

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CEO gives stadium update

It is 12 weeks since our construction teams started work on site at Bramley-Moore Dock and I am sure you will be thrilled at the progress being made on...

in Football - on 27/10/21

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2021 People’s Award

The two finalists for the prestigious People’s Award at the McDonald’s Irish FA Grassroots Football Awards for 2021 have been announced.

in Football - on 23/10/21

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CEO blog champions 3G

I have been around English football long enough to know a tired cliché when I see it being rolled out; and right on cue we’ve had the usual ‘plastic...

in Football - on 21/10/21

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Q&A with David Mitchell

David Mitchell - he loves the smell of shoe polish and gets the job done!

in Football - on 21/10/21

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Mitchell and Wet!

Carlisle United Football Club in Cumbria was first formed in 1904 and have called Brunton Park their home since 1909. In the groundstaff’s office, where...

in Football - on 21/10/21

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£10m lottery fund

This month sees the launch of an exciting new programme from Sport England, funded by the National Lottery, and delivered by the Football Foundation that...

in Football - on 19/10/21

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Ken Bates retires

Wolves stars Conor Coady and John Ruddy were surprise guests at the retirement party for club groundsman Ken Bates

in Football - on 14/10/21

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EFL Award for Ian Darler

Ian Darler has been presented with an EFL Long Service Award. The stadium manager has been recognised for 43 years at Cambridge United.

in Football - on 12/10/21

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FIFA's Pitch Preparation

When it comes to sports turf data collection, the requirements of FIFA echo the challenges faced by other federations in terms of the scale, depth and...

in Football - on 11/10/21