Schools & Colleges (Page 1)


School field sales

Sales of school playing fields hit a three-year high last year, it has emerged, on the same day Boris Johnson pledged tens of millions for new football...

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Superb PRO 34R performs

Two Dennis PRO 34R rotary mowers are going above and beyond their duties at Bromsgrove School according to head groundsperson Richard Hare.

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 5 days ago

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Excellence paves the way

Radley College extends its relationship with Toro. World-class sporting facilities are one of the cornerstones of prestigious boys’ school, Radley College...

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 6 days ago


Kubota get top marks

With 22 acres of school grounds and gardens to care for at Hazlegrove Preparatory School in Somerset, Kings Bruton Foundation Head of Grounds Graham Kitley...

in Schools & Colleges - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

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Trimax at Mount Kelly

Mount Kelly in Tavistock, U.K. sits on 140 acres of what must be among the best tendered and manicured school grounds and sports fields anywhere in the...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/6/21


Confidence is high

Head Groundsperson Richard Hare, has reported excellent results from using a selection of Limagrain products at the outstanding Bromsgrove School...

in Schools & Colleges - on 14/6/21


Q&A with Graham Kitley

Graham Kitley - his best advice is something we should all remember!

in Schools & Colleges - on 19/5/21


Hazlegrove Prep School

Hazlegrove Preparatory School is situated just outside of Yeovil, within a beautiful rural Somerset location. The school is steeped in history that stretches...

in Schools & Colleges - on 19/5/21

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Kubota top of the class

Taking grasscutting in-house has allowed site manager Ed Crawford to have better control of the mowing cycle at Horncastle Primary School, and a Kubota...

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/5/21


The Perse School

Steeped in history, with a vision to ‘strive for the greater good’, The Perse School, Cambridge, is a charitable company and one of the country’s...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/4/21

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Otley safety fears of 3G

Assurances have been given to allay fears over the safety of 3G rubber crumb football pitches. Otley Town AFC Secretary Ben Featherstone is stressing that...

in Schools & Colleges - on 30/3/21

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Twice daily school run!

Since taking delivery of a Wiedenmann Whisper Twister in October last year, Chris Lynch, Grounds Manager at John Lyon School, Harrow-on the-Hill and his...

in Schools & Colleges - on 26/3/21

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Throw in the trowel

Traditional mowing regimes being ditched as aesthetics and morality come under scrutiny. They were once a status symbol for the rich, and later the pride...

in Schools & Colleges - on 20/3/21

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Jacobsen hits it for six

The new Jacobsen package, brought in by Orwell Park School to cater to a massive increase in girls' cricket and cut for multiple other sports, has hit...

in Schools & Colleges - on 22/2/21

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Uttlesford's first 3G

Work is set to start at Easter to create Uttlesford's first 3G artificial grass football pitch, with a plan that it is ready for use in August. The new...

in Schools & Colleges - on 21/2/21

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Pitch improvement works

Pitch improvement works worth almost £1.4 million are kicking on at six schools and sports facilities across Inverclyde. The 3G surface at Inverclyde...

in Schools & Colleges - on 20/2/21


Spurs choose Myerscough

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club is the latest Premier League football club to choose Myerscough College as their sportsturf apprenticeships delivery...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/2/21

Hazlegrove School

Evolution is the solution

Graham Kitley, head of grounds at Hazlegrove Preparatory School in Somerset, needed a premium controlled release fertiliser with no excessive flushes of...

in Schools & Colleges - on 10/2/21

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New 4G for Honeywell

A new project which will bring new opportunities to residents across the borough is well underway at Honeywell Sports College. The former astroturf pitch...

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/2/21

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School to go blue

An artificial running grass running track at a Bradford primary school will be blue to act as a deterrent to crime. The planning application for the track...

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/1/21