Here’s a novel way to keep you - and your knapsack sprayer - fit for the fight against weeds and moss
in Health & Safety - on 3/5/20
Tottenham groundsman Darren Baldwin has given a glimpse behind the scenes at the club during the coronavirus lockdown.
in Health & Safety - on 2/5/20
Proposals for safe playing protocols have been submitted to the government in a bid to allow golf courses to open when lockdown restrictions...
in Health & Safety - on 30/4/20
We spoke to Ryan Golding, Head Groundsman at Leeds Rhinos RLFC to find out how they have adapted their working practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.
When Prime Minister Boris Johnson brought about an abrupt closure to sport and leisure facilities in the UK on March 23 to prevent the spread of coronavirus,...
in Health & Safety - on 29/4/20
No professional cricket will be played in England and Wales until at least 1 July due to the COVID-19 pandemic
in Health & Safety - on 24/4/20
We spoke to Mark Crossley, Course Manager at Prestbury Golf Club to find out how they have adapted their working practices during the COVID-19...
in Health & Safety - on 22/4/20
The home of Welsh Rugby, Principality Stadium, has been set up as a temporary hospital providing some 2,000 extra beds to NHS Wales as part of scenario...
in Health & Safety - on 20/4/20
The IOG have been working closely with various National Governing Bodies to offer advice and guidance on what works may be possible to be carried out throughout...
in Health & Safety - on 3/4/20
A gardener and amateur rugby player from Gorseinon has been labeled 'dad of the year' after converting his back yard into a football pitch for his three...
in Health & Safety - on 1/4/20
The following statement on the 2019/20 season was released yesterday evening by the FA.
in Health & Safety - on 27/3/20
For the avoidance of doubt, due to the developing nature of the outbreak, all grounds teams must ensure that they are monitoring relevant Government and...
Leisure centres and stadiums are being transformed into emergency hospital wards in Wales, as part of measures to tackle the unprecedented challenges placed...
in Health & Safety - on 26/3/20
Following the ongoing situation regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), we are following the advice given by Public Health England (PHE) and the Government.
in Health & Safety - on 25/3/20
Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday evening that the country is effectively in ‘lockdown’, BIGGA has been working hard to obtain...
in Health & Safety - on 24/3/20
What effect is Covid-19 having on the industry? IOG CEO Geoff Webb responds.
Keeping golf courses open is simply no longer compatible with the updated policy of government which is designed to save lives in a time of national...
On Friday, I emailed some of our sports turf industry professionals in all sectors, to gain an oversite on their thoughts of Covid-19 at this present...
in Health & Safety - on 23/3/20
How do you prepare your golf course so it doesn't turn into a wilderness if your staff is unable to work due to lockdown or coronavirus infection?