13 November 2003
ERDC and FieldTurf are delighted to announce the first FIFA Accreditation of a synthetic grass pitch in England.
12 November 2003
The preferred locations of key venues for the London 2012 Olympic Games were unveiled yesterday.
07 November 2003
All three matches in the forthcoming rugby league ashes series between Great Britain and Australia will be played on reinforced pitches, the so-called DD GrassMaster system produced by Desso DLW Sports Systems.
31 October 2003
"An organisation suited to the needs of elite sport in a devolved Britain,” is how Sue Campbell describes the UK Sport she would like to see at the conclusion of her 18-month term at the helm of the UK’s elite sport agency.
31 October 2003
SAPCA has published two new technical guides to assist tennis clubs and others who are involved in upgrading their existing tennis courts.
30 October 2003
London 2012 has appionted Debbie Jevans as Director of Sport, Neil Wood as Finanace Director and Charles Wijeratna as Commercial Director to complete the management team bidding to bring the Olympic Games to London.
28 October 2003
Charles Lawrence Surfaces plc has now announced the appointment of a new partner in the Channel Islands, further expanding its network of licensees and ensuring a leading presence for the company on a wider European platform.
27 October 2003
Keith Mills, Chief Executive of London 2012, and Alec McGivan, Director of Sport at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), outlined their vision for an Olympic and Paralympic Games in the UK.
24 October 2003
Charles Lawrence Surfaces, a market leader in the supply and installation of synthetic sports and play surfaces, has appointed Jane Samson as Sales Office Manager, based at the Charles Lawrence Group’s head office in Newark.
17 October 2003
Sports Minister Richard Caborn has launched the world’s first sports science and technology cluster, in South Yorkshire.
15 October 2003
Geraldine Smith has joined ERDC’s Sports Surfacing Division as a Business Development Executive, covering the Midlands and the South.
14 October 2003
The new Sector Skills Council for the active leisure and learning sector, SkillsActive, has today received its full licence from Secretary of State for Education, Charles Clarke.
13 October 2003
Liverpool Football Club has submitted a planning application to the City Council for its proposed new 60,000-seat stadium in Stanley Park.
10 October 2003
Minister for Culture, Welsh Language and Sport, Alun Pugh, has announced that Anne Ellis MBE has been appointed as acting Chair of the Sports Council for Wales.
08 October 2003
Last week's SAPCA/IOG seminar in Bristol on the "Maintenance of Synthetic Sports Surfaces" attracted a full audience.
07 October 2003
Replay, the specialist maintenance company launched by The Charles Lawrence Group, has added Powerleague to its growing customer base.
04 October 2003
30 September 2003 marked the first anniversary of construction on the new Wembley Stadium. Work is currently ahead of schedule and on budget.
03 October 2003
Steve Welch, Groundsman of the Year 2002, chooses the SISIS OSCA oscillating brush to maintain the synthetic pitches at Nottingham Forrest FC.
03 October 2003
London has jumped ahead of early leader Paris in the 2012 Olympic bid race, according to Australian bookmaker Centrebet.
02 October 2003
Sports Labs are now ready to complete their application to become an approved FIFA and UEFA field testing laboratory.
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