In 2015, we carried out detailed assessments of the borough’s sport, open space and recreational facilities, including playing pitches and play space provision.
The Playing Pitch Assessment and Strategy were updated in March 2018.
A comprehensive audit and assessment of existing provision of all types of open spaces, sport and recreational facilities, including the quality of supply and their condition, was carried out in 2015. The expected future demand for facilities, specific needs and opportunities up to 2025 was also assessed.
The Playing Pitch Assessment and Strategy were updated in March 2018 to comply with recommendations by Sport England. This work was carried out to update supply and demand data, while also validating and adding new context to reflect key changes since the initial research was conducted. The key priorities and issues have been updated in the Strategy accordingly.
The outcomes are reported in the following separate reports:
Updated: 27 June 2018