Keep Off The Grass

Peter Slater presents four programmes about those who look after the sports grounds of Great Britain.

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20070616

David Sneddon hosts an all-sports show for footy fans who are trying to survive the close season, with music and live guests.

20070623

David Sneddon hosts an all-sports show for footy fans who are trying to survive the close season, with music and live guests.

20070630

David Sneddon hosts an all-sports show for footy fans who are trying to survive the close season, with music and live guests.

20070707

David Sneddon hosts an all-sports show for footy fans who are trying to survive the close season, with music and live guests.

20070714

David Sneddon hosts an all-sports show for footy fans who are trying to survive the close season, with music and live guests.

20070721

David Sneddon hosts an all-sports show for footy fans who are trying to survive the close season, with music and live guests.

01Autumn - The Golf Greenkeeper19990906

A look at the work of the greenkeepers at Carden Park, a golf resort just south of Chester.

02Winter - Football Groundsmen19990907

A comparison between the wind- and snow-blown wilds of Wick Academy's pitch in north-east Scotland and the manicured grass at the home of Manchester United, Old Trafford.

03Spring - Crown Green Bowling19990908

A snapshot of the dedicated work of Don Collister, who looks after the bowling green at Pensby on the Wirral.

04 LASTSummer - Cricket Wickets1999090920000821

Roy McLaren, the groundsman at Worcester County Cricket Club, tells of the troublesome days when the River Severn breaks its banks and floods the grounds.