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ECHA Releases New Study

The latest ECHA study on plastic and rubber granules used as infill in artificial sports pitches identifies certain chemicals potentially present in the...

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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Sligo Rovers Masterplan

Sligo Rovers have published a detailed Masterplan, including a proposed multi-million euro redevelopment of the Showgrounds stadium with the creation...

in Football - 4 weeks ago

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More than just sand

Colin James, Head Groundsman at Leyton Orient, claims that the products are just part of the overall package from Mansfield Sand.

in Football - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

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FGR extend partnership

It is perhaps no surprise that the club described by FIFA as ‘the greenest football club in the world’ would turn to battery power when it comes to...

in Football - on 18/5/21


Bury fans fears

The club's administrator has announced he was inviting 'unconditional offers' for the entire 6.4 acre Gigg Lane stadium site which includes the ticket...

in Football - on 17/5/21


Work at The Den begins

Work has started on a full reconstruction of the pitch at The Den – the first since the club moved to the stadium in 1993

in Football - on 16/5/21

Ewood Park pitch plan

Improvement works to the Ewood Park surface and at Rovers’ training base are set to get under way at a six-figure expense

in Football - on 15/5/21


EFL Grounds teams winners

The 2020/2021 season has been extremely challenging for all Clubs in relation to their pitches but, as ever, ground staff have produced some fantastic...

in Football - on 12/5/21


Barrow AFC getting ready

Work has begun to renovate the playing surface at The Progression Solicitors Stadium in time for the start of the 2021/22 League Two campaign

in Football - on 8/5/21


Only Mansfield Sand ...

Paul Matthew, Head Groundsman at Motherwell FC, believes that Mansfield Sand is the only company to work with if you have a Fibresand pitch

in Football - on 22/4/21

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Win-win for Bonnyton

Bonnyton Thistle Football Club now have complete flexibility and control over the maintenance of their full-size synthetic pitch thanks to the recent purchase...

in Football - on 19/4/21


Stadia improvement fund

Clubs and stakeholders from across the National League System and the Women’s Football Pyramid are invited to provide their views on the Football Stadia...

in Football - on 17/4/21

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A Scotsman in Spain

John Stewart, Head Groundsman at Deportivo Alaves FC in Spain, has said that his new Dennis G860 cylinder mower is ‘right up there at the very top’...

in Football - on 16/4/21

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Gary is working his magic

A former premier league groundsman is working his magic on Barnard Castle FC juniors’ pitches. The club’s fields at Green Lane Primary School were...

in Football - on 16/4/21

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Dons manager reassured

Dons manager Mark Robinson has been reassured that the club’s Plough Lane pitch will not be damaged by London Broncos games.

in Football - on 15/4/21

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Callous and Mindless act

"CALLOUS" vandals pushed glass bottles into a Flintshire junior football club's pitch.The finding was made at the Argoed High School's football pitch -...

in Football - on 14/4/21

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Looking to the future

Grassroots football cub, Earlestown Athletic JFC, has ensured the long-term quality and im-provement of their four-pitch site, The Hive, with a New Holland...

in Football - on 14/4/21


Football Kit Competition

Campey Turf Care Systems, in partnership with Pitchcare, launched the Grassroots Football Kit Competition back in December. Sign up now!

in Football - on 13/4/21

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4Turf ticks all the boxes

Managing a high wear pitch, on a relatively tight budget is probably a story with which most non and lower league club grounds managers can relate. For...

in Football - on 9/4/21

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James Askew joins Bognor

Bognor manager Jack Pearce and coach Robbie Blake have made yet another significant signing as the club gears up for the resumption of football at Nyewood...

in Football - on 8/4/21