Schools & Colleges (page 4)

Testbourne Community School

3G pitch in Whitchurch

BBC Sport presenter Mike Bushell officially opened Testbourne Community School’s new floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP)...

in Schools & Colleges - on 24/3/19

Warwick School New 3G Rugby Pitch By SIS Pitches 2

3G pitch in Warwick

SIS Pitches installs new synthetic all-weather pitch at the historic independent school

in Schools & Colleges - on 10/3/19

GKB Topair (2)

GKB Deliver 4ft Topair

The Worker Is King, machines that meet the exact expectations and demands of the customer

in Schools & Colleges - on 8/3/19

Matt Shimwell Manchester GC

NAW 2019 continues

As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2019 and a drive to encourage more young people to consider a career in our industry, we started this week with...

in Schools & Colleges - on 6/3/19

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Widely praised Seminar

The Dennis and SISIS Groundcare Seminar took place at St. Albans School, Woollam Trust Playing Fields on Tuesday 19 February with delegates all claiming...

in Schools & Colleges - on 5/3/19

Chris Nicholls

Apprenticeship Week 2019

Lee Williams interviewed a number of apprentices from Oldham College, as part of a drive to encourage more young people to consider a career in the sector,...

in Schools & Colleges - on 4/3/19


Apprenticeship Open Event

In celebration of National Apprenticeships Week, Brooksby Melton College is opening the doors of its Rural Catering Centre for an Apprenticeship Open Event...

in Schools & Colleges - on 23/2/19

Benenden Lawns

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 - on 15/2/19

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

Uni Of Warwick Sports Centre

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

Brooksby College Poppy

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