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Sports Surfaces and Artificial Grass from Thornton Sports

Welcome to Thornton Sports, UK manufacturers of sports surfaces.

Thornton Sports combines the expertise of four companies;

Thornton Contracts design and construct sports surfaces, including surfaces for hockey, rugby, football, multi use games areas and athletics tracks,

Nordon
manufacture synthetic grass / artificial grass surfaces and are based in Lancashire.

Protech AllWeather maintain and repair synthetic surfaces.

GTC Sports supply and install sports equipment and specialist indoor flooring.

Our sports surfaces are designed to meet the varied and demanding requirements of sports that are played at both amateur and professional levels. With more than 35 years in the research, development and construction of sports surfaces, Thornton Sports is perfectly placed to meet the UK’s sporting and athletic needs – today, tomorrow and far into the future.

» Committed to the Environment

Thornton Sports are committed to the environment.

Thornton Sports have been awarded ISO14001 Environmental Accreditation. Our company aim is to:

  • Reduce
  • Re-use
  • Recycle

Our full environmental policy can be seen on the about us section of this website.



» How can we help?

UK's Premier Synthetic Grass & Sports Surface Manufacturer


Sports Facilities

We can provide a whole range of sports surfaces, sports equipment and synthetic surface maintenance for schools and educational establishments. Solutions include synthetic sports pitches,MUGAs (Multi Use Games Areas) and much more. With over 35 years experience in providing educational sports facilities, we have the experience to fulfill all your sporting requirements.

Local Authorities

We work closely with local authorities, providing the highest quality sports surfaces, equipment installation and maintenance of synthetic surfaces. Our many projects completed successfully and on time have led to us to be selected by numerous Local Authorities as approved contractors.

Architects & Contractors

We work closely with architects and main contractors on many of our projects. Our many projects completed for main contractors and architects have led to us to be selected by numerous main construction companies as approved contractors.

Domestic & Landscaping

Leave Us a Lawn Logo

Leave Us A Lawn was set up to cope with the growing demand whichNordon Ltd was experiencing from clients wishing to install artificial grass at either their business or domestic properties for smaller areas such as play areas, swimming pool surrounds and gardens. Visit Site >>


Sports Pitches & Sports Surfaces





All of the artificial
grass
we install is manufactured entirely in the UK, therefore reducing our customers' carbon footprint.

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Select Tennis Courts - Grass Tennis Surfaces
Select Hockey Pitches - Grass Hockey Surfaces
Select Rugby Pitches - Grass Rugby Surfaces
Select Cricket Pitches - Grass Cricket Surfaces
Select Mugas - Multi-use Games Areas
Select Athletics Tracks - Athletics Surfaces
Select Other Sports Surfaces - Grass Surfaces for Other Sports
Find your Ideal Sport Surface
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Accreditations More Sport Surface Accreditions
FIH Certified Manufacturer The Sports and Play Construction Association Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme Institute of Groundsmanship Construction Online STRI Trade Subscribers Building Confidence TIA - Tennis Industry Association UK ISOQAR