News from November 2016

Date: 29th November 2016

The SALTEX College Cup made its debut this year at SALTEX 2016, in which a number of sports-turf students demonstrated excellent academic abilities.

Date: 29th November 2016

This year’s Learning LIVE education programme at SALTEX offered something for everyone involved in groundscare across numerous sports, in particular football, rugby, cricket, tennis, bowls and golf

Date: 29th November 2016

As SALTEX 2016 came to a close, it was apparent among exhibitors and visitors that Europe’s largest annual turf management event has found its rightful home at the NEC in Birmingham.

Date: 28th November 2016

Andy Fogarty retained his title as Groundsman of the Year on another good night for Yorkshire at the Brightside Ground in Bristol.

Date: 24th November 2016

The Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year 2017 award (ASOY) was recently launched at the Amenity Forum Conference - with the chance for the top operators to win fantastic prizes, including the ultim

Date: 22nd November 2016

After Partick Thistle had four games cancelled last season due to a waterlogged pitch, head groundsman Alan Findlay knew that it was time to take action.

Date: 22nd November 2016

An £80m (US$99.2m, €93.2m) sports and entertainment complex could be built in Guildford to replace the current leisure facility because of its roofing problems, which have existed since it first op

Date: 16th November 2016

With 20,000 players taking part in the fictional sport from the Harry Potter books, organisers announce a league pitting teams including the London Monarchs and the Yorkshire Roses

Date: 15th November 2016

The Grounds Management Association (GMA) has invited over 20,000 members and non members working or volunteering in the sports turf management industry to participate in an online survey.

Date: 10th November 2016

The grounds team at the King Power stadium have created their own tribute to the Fallen - in the grass of the pitch.