News from March 2016

Date: 31st March 2016

Ex-England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff believes he can help young cricketers with the mental side of the game, in his new role as president of the Professional Cricketers' Association.

Date: 31st March 2016

Residents of Manchester are being surveyed on what they want for the city's parks over the next five to ten years, as the city council finalises its Parks Strategy.

Date: 30th March 2016

The GMA recently hosted a meeting of leading agronomic practictioners, turf care consultants, interested bodies including the Sport and Play Construction Association

Date: 29th March 2016

More than 70 delegates from grassroots football and cricket clubs in the Northumberland and Durham area enjoyed a recent GMA educational day

Date: 29th March 2016

SALTEX 2016 continues to gain momentum after many of the industry’s leading names have confirmed their presence at this year’s exhibition, which will be at the NEC Birmingham from 2 to 3 Nov

Date: 22nd March 2016

The horticulture sector is now officially awash with water saving specialists, thanks to the success of an online course that has recently reached a major milestone.

Date: 22nd March 2016

The government is gearing up to launch a consultation that will determine whether corporation tax on grants and donations will be scrapped for grassroots sports clubs. 

Date: 21st March 2016

The National Federation of Parks and Green Spaces has launched its new national strategy, aimed at defending parks small and large across the UK.

Date: 16th March 2016

Two recruits at Manchester City FC's groundsteam are causing shockwaves in the industry, being the only two female apprentices of their kind amongst top-flight English football clubs.