Synthetic solution for school's turf troubles

Three hundred square metres of artificial grass has been installed on the playground at Ashford Oaks Primary School in Kent in a bid to stop children walking mud through the school.

Installed by Sow Green, the synthetic surface will ensure children have access to their new play facilities throughout the year.

Ashford Oaks site manager Terry Nettleship said:  ""Our pupils and teachers are all delighted with their new playground.  The whole project has added to the safety of the children’s play and also means that the playground can be open all year. There is no mud brought into the school during the wetter times and it’s certainly been a success."

For further information, please contact Sow Green on: 0845 621 7000 or visit www.sow-green.co.uk.       


Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus

Read This Next

Tomorrow's tractors

Tomorrow's tractors

These machines have advanced rapidly over recent years but what does the future hold? Sally Drury looks ahead.

Tractors - Maintenance models

Tractors - Maintenance models

The tractors chosen by professionals across the sector reflect the best features, backup and support on offer, says Sally Drury.

Horticulture education update - staying on course

Horticulture education update - staying on course

Raised levels of investment in horticulture education and increased student take-up is welcome news for the industry, says Rachel Anderson.