The client on this project was Uppingham School in Rutland. The area of the pitch was 5,941m2 with a sand dressed carpet including line markings for hockey and cross court hockey laid above an existing insitu shockpad and engineered base. All works were completed within a period of 6 weeks.

Uppingham School

  • Pitch area was 5,941m2
  • Repairs were carried out to the existing weldmesh fencing
  • Works to surface at perimeter
  • Works to subsided area
  • New drainage works


With over 40 years experience of installing sports surfaces, Charles Lawrence Surfaces is one of the foremost sports & leisure contractors in the United Kingdom. We are continually exploring new engineering and construction methods to enable us to deliver the best construction; we also work with Europe’s leading synthetic grass manufacturers to ensure that we can offer the best surface solution for each individual client’s requirements. Our aim is to provide quality installations at competitive prices, all delivered via our professional and approachable team.

We operate nationwide and are able to undertake works ranging from the smallest repair right up to multi-million pound stadia schemes involving the construction of changing facilities, clubhouses and stands.