Schools & Colleges (Page 3)

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Pool Academy gets grant

Pool Academy has received £16,000 from the Football Foundation to invest in new grounds maintenance machinery

in Schools & Colleges - on 28/10/20

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Nothing compares to MM

Andy Richards, grounds manager at Haileybury - an independent co-educational boarding and day school, insists that grass seed is the first place to start...

in Schools & Colleges - on 13/10/20

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RTC goes back to school

Bishopsgate School in Surrey have recently taken delivery of a Redexim RTC brush unit to keep on top of the maintenance of a brand new artificial surface,...

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/10/20


'Turned’ out nice again

The school of thought on grass cutting continually undergoes many changes in direction with a drift again at the moment towards cut and collect. No matter...

in Schools & Colleges - on 25/9/20


Q&A - Kris Nurse

Kris Nurse - he’s a pain in the grass but is always happy!

in Schools & Colleges - on 14/9/20


Loughborough Uni pitch

Loughborough University is a public research university in the market town of Loughborough, Leicestershire, in the East Midlands of England. It covers...

in Schools & Colleges - on 14/9/20

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Uplift 86E Testimonial

Christ Church, Oxford has become the world’s first owners of the latest 34'' battery-powered rotary mower from Allett - the Uplift86E.

in Schools & Colleges - on 13/8/20


MM seed at Oxford Uni

Jon Buddington, Grounds Manager at the world-famous Oxford University, has reported excellent results from using a range of Limagrain’s MM grass...

in Schools & Colleges - on 9/8/20


Wasps stung by decision

Coventry City Football Club and the University of Warwick have commenced planning for a partnership that would see the University provide land to the Club...

in Schools & Colleges - on 1/8/20


The 'perfect' SISIS Osca

Synthetic sports surfaces require a good maintenance programme in place from the very beginning. Failure to maintain the surface could lead to issues such...

in Schools & Colleges - on 28/7/20


Iseki’s for Blundells

ISEKI UK & Ireland, distributors of ISEKI compact tractors and mowers alongside their local dealer MST based in Tiverton, recently sold a fleet of ISEKI...

in Schools & Colleges - on 2/7/20


Turf post lockdown

Sport facilities at clubs, schools and in open spaces were off-limits for a number of weeks due to COVID 19, but as we come out of lockdown Tom Shinkins,...

in Schools & Colleges - on 17/6/20

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Charterhouse kit helps

With a fleet of natural and synthetic machinery from Charterhouse Turf Machinery, Head Groundsman Robert Cheape is well equipped to maintain the four separate...

in Schools & Colleges - on 11/6/20

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Q&A with Lewis Pattinson

Lewis Pattinson - you’ll be googling the slug dance!

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/6/20

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A man to the Grammar born

We first took a tour of the school grounds, pitches and facilities, chatting and taking photographs as we went. (How we managed a day without rain and...

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/6/20


Q&A with Michael Main

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

in Schools & Colleges - on 18/5/20


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 - on 18/5/20

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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 - on 27/4/20


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


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