Schools & Colleges (page 1)

300 glorious acres ...

Looking after the vast grounds at one of the country’s foremost independent schools for girls is a truly challenging task. Neville Johnson went there...

in Schools & Colleges - 3 days, 13 hours ago

Dutch Master

Dutchman Tom Hooijenga began his career with the Parks Department of his native country, before working for the National Trust and English Heritage. Blair...

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/1/19

Greentech & GKB clean up

St Andrew’s’ University Park is renowned for its grass pitches being among the finest in Scotland, winning high praise from visiting professionals....

in Schools & Colleges - on 1/1/19

Q&A with Neil Smith

Neil Smith - a rat up a ladder would be something of a concern!

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/12/18

Teamwork pays off

On the Wrexham road out of the beautiful city of Chester lies The King’s School. The school motto is “The King gave it, may God bless it”. Jake Barrow...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/12/18

Edge Hill buy 14 seater.

Edge Hill University in Lancashire has purchased the first E-Z-GO 14-seater shuttle bus to be sold in the U.K. Local dealer Sharrocks supplied the shuttle...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/12/18

Top dresser in the North.

Beaumont Grounds Maintenance took delivery of a GKB top dresser at the start of the season to help fulfil the needs of their many contracted sites.

in Schools & Colleges - on 3/12/18

SRUC learn about Pellenc

Landscaping, horticulture and agricultural engineering students at the unique SRUC Oatridge campus in West Lothian near Edinburgh recently participated...

in Schools & Colleges - on 1/12/18

Wiedenmann saves 5 days

Two new kit arrivals for a busy Middlesex grounds team are saving up to five working days a month.

in Schools & Colleges - on 26/11/18

ICL seaweed project

ICL has joined forces with Royal Holloway, University of London to embark on a unique four-year research project which will look in detail at the effects...

in Schools & Colleges - on 23/11/18

New centre breaks ground

Construction firm Willmott Dixon has begun work on the University of Warwick’s new sports and wellness hub in Coventry, UK.

in Schools & Colleges - on 19/11/18

Navigating Success

Navigating Success is the motto that The Royal Hospital School in Suffolk operates on. Whilst it is a nod to their naval heritage it can be aptly applied...

in Schools & Colleges - on 19/11/18

Poppy Display with Twist

Students from Brooksby Melton College have been working hard to create a stunning poppy display to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the...

in Schools & Colleges - on 10/11/18

MM60 at George Heriots

Simon Theurer, head groundsman at George Heriots School in Edinburgh, has reported excellent results from overseeding with Limagrain’s MM60 grass seed...

in Schools & Colleges - on 25/10/18

Robson’s Footsteps

Abingdon School and its campus are an integral part of the Oxfordshire town. Jake Barrow caught up with Head Groundsman Richard Hagar to discuss the logistics...

in Schools & Colleges - on 22/10/18

FTM to Cricket at Clare

Campey Turf Care Systems, in association with their Cambridgeshire dealer Scamblers, held a successful demonstration day at Clare College, Cambridge, to...

in Schools & Colleges - on 17/10/18

Success at Shrewsbury

Andy Richards, grounds manager at Shrewsbury School, has reported excellent results from using a range of SISIS equipment to maintain the School’s widely...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/10/18

Bryanston Blue Caps

Watch the World class Blue Caps in action in this fantastic film displaying their unbeatable skill.

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/10/18