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Spurs stadium update

Get an inside look at the progression of #SpursNewStadium as they focus on how the roof is making progress.

in Football - 3 days, 20 hours ago

John Harriss dies aged 88

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe speaks about former head groundsman, referee, liason officer and lifelong Cherries fan John Harriss who has died at the...

in Football - 4 days, 12 hours ago

Darryl Sullivan explains

Bristol Rovers' head groundsman Darryl Sullivan has explained in detail why the Memorial Stadium pitch is currently in such poor condition and revealed...

in Football - 4 days, 20 hours ago

Mangotsfield vandalised

Junior football clubs in Bristol have been landed with a hefty bill after vandals in a car turned their pitches into a “mud bath”

in Football - 5 days, 20 hours ago

It takes two to tango!

Dual-use, council-run stadium ‘The Shay’ sits in the famous Calderdale Valley, and the quirks of its turfcare requirements derive from an oddly varied...

in Football - 6 days, 23 hours ago

The Bridge hit by dispute

Plans for a £1bn new stadium are being held up by one family over their right to light - and the lack of it shining into their home when the new Stamford...

in Football - 1 week, 3 days ago

Reading FC hybrid pitch

Madejski Stadium has been home to Reading FC since its construction in 1999. With the playing surface having undergone significant wear and tear over recent...

in Football - 2 weeks ago

Ballymena pitch damage

David Jeffrey has accused the co-users of the Ballymena Showgrounds of a lack of respect after the pitch was damaged by stock car racing on New Year's...

in Football - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Powerleague Shoreditch

Hackney’s Powerleague Shoreditch has won MyLocalPitch’s Outstanding London Sports Venue for 2017. It's one of London's most popular grassroots sites...

in Football - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Greener for Real Madrid!

County Turf has supplied and successfully installed the first ever HERO Hybrid Grass pitches in Spain at Real Madrid Football Club

in Football - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

Defender slams pitch!

Bristol Rovers defender Lee Brown slams the state of the Memorial Stadium pitch. The club relaid the pitch at great expense this summer

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

Hotel's training ground

A hotel in Warwickshire hopes to attract professional football teams after investing more than £100,000 in a new training ground.

in Football - 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Galactico demands

"The expectations of Real Madrid are to have the best," they could easily be the words of world famous player or coach, but it is the club's English groundsman...

in Football - on 21/12/17

KCOM groundsmen shock

An employment tribunal has ruled that two sacked former KCOM Stadium groundsmen should not receive any compensation for losing jobs.

in Football - on 17/12/17

Football hubs planned

A grassroots football initiative is heading to Liverpool after its debut in Sheffield attracted more than 34,000 people in its first year.

in Football - on 16/12/17

Green light for stadium

AFC Wimbledon will begin building a new stadium at Plough Lane after reaching an agreement with Merton Council.

in Football - on 15/12/17

Telford praise helpers

Groundsman Mick Conway has hailed a group of AFC Telford United supporters who helped with ‘essential’ work on the pitch.

in Football - on 14/12/17

New stadium revealed

English Premier League football club Crystal Palace has announced ambitious plans to redevelop its Selhurst Park stadium.

in Football - on 8/12/17