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Grimshaw Group 70th Anniversary

Although the origins of the company go back further, Grimshaw Kinnear was incorporated as a limited company in 1947, trading as a sports-ground contractor with offices originally in Cheltenham’s famous Promenade.  Still in the same family ownership, and now headed by a third generation of the Grimshaw family, the company are highly experienced Civil Engineers […]

Sports Court Refurbishment

As well as moss and algae killing and deep cleaning  some courts require a little more attention.  Physical renewal of the court surfaces can vary from patching, polymeric binder coat and colouring, re-lining, surface dressing (in the case of a grey-green grit tennis court), rejuvenating/renewing redgra, through to full scale resurfacing. Meanwhile the court surrounds […]

Tennis Court Refurbishment and Construction

Here we go, finally some decent weather and it’s really time to sort your tennis court out. If you need to clear some moss then we recommend Qualgex, we also carry a range of tennis posts and tennis nets to suit all situations. If you live in Gloucestershire or the surrounding Counties then we offer […]

Tennis Court Resurfacing

Just had some lovely feedback on our latest resurfacing of a grey-green grit tennis court: “the work has been carried out to our entire satisfaction – a really beautiful looking surface has been made, I think even better than the original….the two men who did the main part of the job were really excellent…they kept […]

Tennis Court Refurbishment

We have just finished refurbishment works at Cam and Dursley Tennis Club and received the following comments: “thank you for the excellent work carried out refurbishing our tennis courts.  They are now looking very sprightly and have already been the subject of many approving comments.  We would be happy to recommend your company to other […]

Moss on your Tennis Court

Spring is often the time when you take a good look at your tennis court and realise that you really need to tackle the moss, especially after all the wet weather we had last year. Now is a good time to get prepared and we recommend using Qualgex but please remember that to ensure it works effectively […]

Gloucestershire Playing Fields Association Awards

Russell Grimshaw and Pat Baillie-Lane (our Sports & Maintenance Manager) popped over to Kings Stanley yesterday for the hand over of a cheque and plaque for the Gloucestershire Playing Fields Association competition. King Stanley won first prize and North Nibley the runner up. Related articles Sports Equipment Discount for Gloucestershire Secondary Schools ( Winchcombe 3G […]

Gloucestershire Playing Fields Association Awards

Great news, Kings Stanley have just been awarded Best Playing Field of the Year, with the runner up North Nibley. Meanwhile Chipping Campden won Best Playground of the Year and the runner up was Bredon. As the official sponsor, Grimshaw see it as an opportunity to put something back into the local sports community we […]

Gloucestershire Secondary Schools Sports Equipment Discount

Established in 1947 Grimshaw is a family sports construction and civil engineering business based in Cheltenham. Proud of our long history in the area and keen to support local schools we are now offering a discount on our sports equipment to Secondary Schools in Gloucestershire. All you need to do is to contact us to […]

Cheltenham Ladies College Tennis Courts

Just a quick email to say thanks to you and your guys for doing a great job on refurbishing our Well Place tennis courts, I must say they have come up better than expected so please pass my thanks onto the guys who worked on them during their overhaul. Many thanks Andy Andy O’Brien | […]