Schools & Colleges (Page 2)

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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


Marquee supports ECB

If England Cricket has ambitions to top the ICC’s World Test Championship, they will have to do well in the Covid-postponed Test Series in Sri Lanka...

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/1/21

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The feel good factor

‘The New Normal’ - one of this year’s buzz phrases that has been worn out by overuse. Yet, for school groundsmen, sports coaches and pupils, it describes...

in Schools & Colleges - on 28/12/20

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Terra Spike XF central

One of Hertfordshire’s leading independent day and boarding schools has embarked upon a new era of grounds maintenance across its 130-acre site, with...

in Schools & Colleges - on 15/12/20


Dave leaves school

Head groundsman Dave Bradshaw is retiring from his role after 41 years’ service to Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School

in Schools & Colleges - on 8/12/20


Q&A - Michael Hood

Michael Hood - he would like to be an astronaut, but he can’t tie shoe laces!

in Schools & Colleges - on 7/12/20


Leicester Grammar School

Leicester Grammar School is an independent co-educated day school situated in Great Glen. Before its development in 2007, the school had no playing fields...

in Schools & Colleges - on 7/12/20


Q&A with Robert Meldrum

Robert (Rab) Meldrum - We heard a rumour that he likes heavy rock!

in Schools & Colleges - on 27/11/20

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Scotland’s finest

On the A91, which concludes at St Andrews, and just a few miles east of Stirling, sits Dollar Academy, one of Scotland’s finest private schools. Catering...

in Schools & Colleges - on 27/11/20


Q&A with Greg Kilgour

Greg Kilgour - he wants to bag all the Munros (I had to Google)!

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/11/20


SRUC Elmwood Campus

Elmwood Golf is one of the premier golf and greenkeeping training facilities in the UK, owned and managed by Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) Elmwood...

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/11/20

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Top choice for Solihull

Based in the West Midlands, leading independent coeducational day school for boys and girls aged 3 to 18, Solihull School houses ample playing fields,...

in Schools & Colleges - on 16/11/20

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It’s elementary ...

Head groundsman Garry Watson and his deputy John Holmes have praised the Dennis PRO 34R rotary mower for keeping several grass areas in fantastic condition...

in Schools & Colleges - on 13/11/20


Bromsgrove School

There is no Harry Potter bell tower, no sweeping driveway through undulating fields and the entrances are, frankly, unprepossessing. Despite the millions...

in Schools & Colleges - on 12/11/20