Category Archives: Natural Surfaces

Natural Surfaces

More for Stramore

Haffey Sportsgrounds is privileged to have played a part in the recent redevelopment of Stramore Park in Gilford.  The Banbridge District Council project was delivered by main contractors Gibson Brothers Banbridge, who engaged Haffey's as a specialist sub-contractor. Access to quality open space is crucial to our health and wellbeing, and the latest part of the Banbridge District to receive an injection of investment in this area is Gilford. It has long been the ambition of Banbridge District Council to maximise the outdoor recreational potential of Stramore Park in the heart of the town, whilst protecting and enhancing...
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Stramore Park, Gilford

Haffey Sportsgrounds are delighted to announce that we will be playing a key role in the regeneration and redevelopment of Stramore Park in Gilford.  The Banbridge District Council managed site, which currently houses Gilford Community Centre, is to receive a major overhaul in the coming months. Haffey's have been engaged by main contractor Gibson Brothers Limited, Banbridge, as a specialists sports ground contractor to develop a natural grass pitch within the Park.  Work on the site is due to commence immediately, with Haffey's expected to be on site before the end of September 2014....
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Grass Court Tennis Season

The last few weeks have seen the start of the traditional Grass Court Tennis season with prestigious tournaments like Queen's Club and Wimbledon grabbing the attention of the British public. The natural grass surface is predominately only found in the UK and the season lasts just over a month with the All-England Championship the highlight of the grass court season. So what better way to welcome the grass court season than to look at the maintenance of the natural grass courts.  The Institute of Groundsmanship have produced an excellent document which covers the maintenance of grass...
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Manchester United Pitches get Haffey Treatment

Haffey Sportsgrounds Limited are delighted to have been engaged by J Mallinson (Ormskirk) Limited to carry out extensive regeneration work to the pitches at Manchester United's Aon Training Complex. Haffey’s have sent a specialist team to carry out the regeneration of the fibresand pitches at the state of the art complex in Carrington, Manchester.  The team will be on-site for a number of weeks, and the time-sensitive work will be completed in readiness for the start of the Club’s pre-season programme in late June.  ...
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