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Playing Field

The Playing Field facilities include:

  • soccer pitches
  • cricket pitches
  • tennis courts
  • basket-ball courts
  • children’s play area.

Maintenance of pitches

The Wollaston Sports Association are responsible for the maintenance of the pitches.

Ownership of the Playing Field

The Playing Field is owned by the Parish Council and managed on their behalf by the Playing Field Management Committee, a sub committee of the Parish Council. Meetings are held at 2000hrs on the second Thursday of the month, either at The Hill (October –April) or the Sports Association pavilion on the Playing Field (May – September). There is no meeting in August.

Agendas

Details of meetings are posted on the Newton Road notice board (by the library) and minutes are placed in the library.

Playing Field and Parks Management Committee

The Playing Field Management Committee consists of nine members, five Parish Councillors, one of whom is the Chair, and four from the Wollaston Sports Association. The Parish Clerk is the secretary. Other members may be co-opted from time to time.

Members are:

Parish Council

Sports Association

Neal Perry 01933 663735 (soccer)
Andrew Silsby 01933 663444 (cricket)

Income

Income is derived from grants (including Parish Council and sports organisations), fees and dues.

Governance

The Management Committee is governed by Standing Orders.

Risk assessment

The Management Committee carry out an annual Risk Assessment.