Schools & Colleges (page 1)

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Q&A with Michael Main

Michael Main - he never thought he would end up as a groundsman

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Northumbria Uni interview

Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the...

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Hive of activity

More than 150,000 bees are set for a new home on the rooftop of the new showpiece Student Centre project currently under way as part of the University...

in Schools & Colleges - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

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Q&A with Stuart Gower

Stuart Gower - he would like to own a gym, but spiders aren’t welcome.

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/4/20

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Crosfields School

Crosfields School is one of the leading co-educational schools in the country, educating pupils between the ages of three and thirteen. Grounds Manager...

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/4/20

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INFINICUT Loughborough

The Loughborough University Stadium is the jewel in the crown of the dedicated ‘football hub’ at the site’s Holywell Sports Complex. In June 2019,...

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/4/20

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Oldest school ties

It is said that St Augustine first founded a school here in 597AD and it became the King’s School in 1541 when it was re-founded by Royal Charter under...

in Schools & Colleges - on 27/3/20

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Could equipment help?

The ongoing Coronavirus outbreak has seen a sudden increase in enquiries for VALE Engineering of York - the UK’s leading supplier of professional weed...

in Schools & Colleges - on 16/3/20

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Quadraplay solves casts

The removal of Carbendazim from the groundcare market meant that St Albans School needed an alternative solution to combating worm casts and they found...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/3/20

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St Bede’s College

St Bede’s’ partnership with its grounds team stretches back forty years and is still going strong. Greg Rhodes reports.

in Schools & Colleges - on 11/3/20

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GKB back at school

Home to full sized Astroturf, grass cricket wicket, a nine-hole golf course and an all-weather wicket, there was no better match than the GKB Rotobrush...

in Schools & Colleges - on 21/2/20

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Extinction Rebellion act!

Climate activists have dug up the lawn outside a Cambridge University college over its role in a major development in the Suffolk countryside

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/2/20

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You Can’t Beatt It!

The new 3G pitch was made possible thanks to investment from the Premier League, The FA and Government's Football Foundation, for which James Beattie has...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/2/20

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Keeping a lid on turfcare

Durham University ’s scale of participation in sport demands a highly regimented grounds team. Greg Rhodes met up with Paul Derrick, the facility’s...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/2/20

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Richard Hare awarded

Three people from Bromsgrove have been awarded prestigious awards by the Worcestershire Wildlife Trust for the help they have given to nature. Amongst...

in Schools & Colleges - on 11/2/20

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New 3G for Emmbrook

Reading defender Tom McIntyre recognised the importance of having first class community football facilities as he officially opened a new full-size floodlit...

in Schools & Colleges - on 8/2/20

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UOL to host training camp

The University of Leeds is set to host one of the training hubs for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup

in Schools & Colleges - on 25/1/20

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King's Ely keeping busy

King’s Ely sits in the shadows of the city’s splendid cathedral and its location and history demands high standards are maintained at all times. Blair...

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/1/20