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Grounds Training celebrates its 1000th course
Grounds Training achieved the 1000th accolade whilst delivering an Initial Sports Line Marking customised course, accredited by Lantra. Over the past thirte...
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Why we should listen to trees
When life gets too much, most of us try to get away from it all. Some might head to the pub, play football or knit a jumper. But if you really want to take a...
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Adrian Forbes unveils new all-weather pitch at grassroots club in Suffolk
Ex-Norwich City midfielder, Adrian Forbes, was on hand to officially open Beccles Town FC’s new floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) i...
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Grounds Training Tutor Frank Newberry asks ‘do you feel valued?’
Grounds Training tutor Frank Newberry believes that most people want to work for an organisation that values their efforts. In this article, Frank suggests n...
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Why are England’s roadsides blooming?
A long-running campaign encouraging councils to let neatly-mown grass verges become mini meadows where wildflowers and wildlife can flourish appears to be bu...
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There’s a lot more to being a groundsman than mowing the grass
Leicester City groundsman, John Ledwidge, admits you have to ‘nurture the pitch like it’s your baby’ as he completes 35,000 steps a day. John Ledwidge always...
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