• Athletics Grass - Top quality sports surface made in the UK.
  • Complete Service - Sports surfaces, equipment and after sales maintenance provide you with the full service.
  • Tennis Surfaces - 35 years experience in the design, build, installation, maintenance and renovation of Tennis Courts.
  • Athletics Tracks - Design and construction of a range of high performance track surfaces for all levels of ability and competition.
  • Rooftop Pitches - Thornton Sports' unique, patented SudsSports<sup>™</sup> system provides the ideal solution for the development of exciting new rooftop facilities.
  • Athletics Tracks - Polyflex© High Performance, IAAF-Approved Track Surfacing only from Thornton Sports
  • Made in the UK - Reduce your carbon footprint, buy British. Manufactured at our state of the art facility in Lancashire.
  • Hockey Pitches - Our sand-filled, sand-dressed and water-based products provide the ultimate in performance and longevity.
  • MUGAs - Specialist synthetic surfaces for MUGAs to be usedĀ for sports such as Tennis, Netball, 5-a-side, Hockey or general training.
  • Artificial Grass - 3rd Generation artificial grass pitches, ideal for both football and rugby.
Latest News

Resurfacing Artificial All Weather Pitches for Football

We can carry out resurfacing projects for synthetic all weather pitches to replace old turf ...

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Blackpool Wren Rovers - Proud Winners of the 2016 Lancashire FA Amateur Shield

At The County Ground in Leyland last week, Blackpool Wren Rovers were crowned champions of the ...

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Thornton Sports mourn the loss of popular employee, Jonny Andrews

Jonny, who had been part of Thornton Sports for over 15 years, passed away unexpectedly last ...

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Day of celebration for Lancaster Tennis Club

Saturday 9th April was a special day for Lancaster Tennis Club who celebrated the completion of ...

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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 30 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

Leave Us A Lawn was set up to cope with the growing demand which Nordon 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. Read More >>

Accreditations More Sport Surface Acceditions
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