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Simply the best

John Stewart, from Laurieston, Falkirk, has been named the best groundsman in Spanish football in the year 2019 for his work on Deportivo Alaves’ Mendizorrotza...

in People - 2 days, 3 hours ago


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

in People - 4 days, 7 hours 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 People - 5 days, 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

in People - 5 days, 23 hours ago


Q&A with Paul Bielby

Paul Bielby - I’m unsure what he’s got against fluffy puppies

in People - 1 week, 1 day ago

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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 People - 2 weeks, 2 days ago


Gordon Taylor RIP

Oxfordshire cricket is mourning the death of one of its most loyal servants

in People - 2 weeks, 5 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 People - 2 weeks, 6 days ago


Q&A with Shane Webb

Shane Webb - with the best advice to date

in People - 2 weeks, 6 days ago


Worldwide tributes

Peter Byram, who also served as the sports editor of the Shropshire Star as part of a 42-year career in journalism, was a life member of the Wellington...

in People - 3 weeks, 1 day ago


Q&A with Tom Collings

Tom Collings - he loves Oasis

in People - 3 weeks, 1 day ago


Q&A with John Dodds

John Dodds - he’d have liked to be a popstar. Not many people know that!

in People - 3 weeks, 3 days ago


Blink and you’ll miss it!

Blink, and you will miss the entrance to Scarborough Cricket Club’s North Marine Road Ground, which is tucked away behind a line of old Victorian terraced...

in People - 3 weeks, 3 days ago


2020 Old Tom Morris Award

Golf legend Gary Player - one of five men to win the career grand slam and namesake of The Player Foundation that has raised millions globally for underprivileged...

in People - 1 month ago


3 greenkeepers laid off

Three greenkeepers at a cash-strapped north-east golf club have lost their jobs as bosses look to secure its survival

in People - on 11/11/19


Tributes paid to 'Mudger'

Bream Rugby Club’s players, staff and followers are mourning the death of ‘a true legend’ and ‘a ‘top bloke’ - Clive ‘Mudger’ James.

in People - on 9/11/19


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 People - on 9/11/19

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Ventrac award for Tom

Tom Bailey, Area Sales Manager at RT Machinery, has won Price Turfcare’s Dealer Sales Achievement award and has been presented with £300 worth of store...

in People - on 8/11/19