Schools & Colleges (page 2)

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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

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H&S benefits with agria

Agria UK’s remotely controlled agria 9600 hybrid bank mower makes lots of friends in high places. Recent converts include the 16 members of the University...

in Schools & Colleges - on 20/1/20

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Hartpury get new 3G pitch

Exeter City manager and Hartpury University graduate Matt Taylor officially opened a new floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) at...

in Schools & Colleges - on 7/1/20

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Osca justifies investment

Once Warwick School had decided to invest in a new synthetic pitch, Grounds Manager Duncan Toon felt that the SISIS Osca 3 tractor-mounted oscillating...

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/12/19

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DLF announce winners

Paul Humphreys at Concord College, Shrewsbury and Taunton School's Mark Jolliffe have been announced as the winners of the DLF/Johnsons Sports Seed ForthRoots...

in Schools & Colleges - on 30/11/19

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Career opportunities

A question that’s been asked so much over the last couple of years and one, I think we would all agree that, as an industry, we need to approach school/college...

in Schools & Colleges - on 29/11/19

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Seminar a huge success

A recent school grounds seminar held at Charterhouse in Surrey has been hailed a huge success by all who attended.

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/11/19

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Major Drainage Works

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, Blackburn, aim to increase the use of their sports field using new primary and secondary drainage from Duncan Ross...

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/11/19

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SISIS the reliable choice

Duncan Toon, Grounds Manager at Warwick Independent Schools Foundation, believes that both his new SISIS Flexibrush and SISIS TM1000 have helped produce...

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/10/19

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Loughborough Uni pitches

Loughborough University has unveiled its new state-of-the-art sport pitches, installed by world-leading sports surface provider and pitch partner, SIS...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/9/19

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Project One Campus

Warwick Independent Schools Foundation has embarked on extensive improvements and modernisation known as its Project One Campus. Due for completion next...

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/9/19