Sports Facilities

Sports Facilities

We have a variety of sports facilities, most of which are open to the local community for personal use or commercial venue hire.

Our sports hall has multi-use markings that make it suitable for a range of sports including badminton, football, netball and cricket.

Alternatively, we have artificial turf pitches outside which are available to hire throughout the year.   01590 625555



Artificial turf pitches

Our sand-dressed, floodlit, artificial pitches are the area’s leading surface for all-year-round training and matches.

They are available for hire weekday evenings and daytime during the weekend.

We welcome local clubs, associations and individual users. The pitches can be hired for ‘one off’ use or as an annual block booking.

Please see below for prices.



Our gym has a range of cardio vascular machines, resistance machines and free weights. We also have experienced personal trainers on hand to offer advice and support to help you achieve your fitness goals.

There is plenty of free parking on site and changing rooms with showers to ensure that your workout is convenient and enjoyable.

Please note: the gym is ONLY available to staff and students. 

Staff opening times: Weekdays 16:30 – 18:00

Student opening times: Please see the gym timetable on the wall outside the gym. Times are subject to change.


Sports hall

The Sports Hall is a multi-use area marked for a range of sports including:

  • Badminton
  • Football
  • Netball
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Cricket Nets

We are also happy to consider non-sports related bookings.

The hall is may be available for hire outside of our normal opening times (subject to facility and staffing availability) please contact for more info.

Floodlit netball courts

Netball team training on a sunny day

We have three floodlit all-weather courts.

High quality backboards are in place and sunken padded posts are available for netball.

The courts can be used throughout the year for match play, training or general activity.

Please see below for prices.



Floodlit basketball courts

Basketball trainingWe have one floodlit all-weather Basketball court which can be used throughout the year for match play, training or general activity.

We also have an indoor Basketball court that is available to hire.

Please see below for prices.




LTA standard tennis courts

LTA Tennis LogoOur three floodlit all-weather courts are of a grade 2 LTA standard.

Please see below for information on prices.


Opening times

The sports hall, fields and pitches are available for hire during the following times.

Weekdays  16:30 – 22:00

Weekends   9:00 – 13:00

We may be flexible with these hours upon request.


Rates & prices

If you are part of an affiliated group that is led on a voluntary basis, or are making a booking a group of under 16s, then we can offer you a junior discount rate of 20%.

This excludes hire of the facilities by commercial companies.  Please contact to find out if you are eligible.

Artificial pitches

Full pitch£81 per hour
Half pitch£40.50 per hour
MUGA (Multi Use Games Area)£32 per hour


Hard courts

Tennis court£10 per hour
Netball court£15  per hour

Grass pitches

11 v 11 Football Pitch£55 per hour
9 v 9 Football Pitch£35 per hour
7 v 7 Football Pitch£25 per hour
5 v 5 Football Pitch£15 per hour
5-a-side/Training area£28 per hour


Sports hall

Full hall£42 per hour
Half hall£24 per hour
Badminton court£10 per court per hour

Events hire

Our campus is a fantastic venue for hosting a variety of events.

  •  Ample parking
  •  Excellent transport links
  •  Large, open spaces (indoor and out)
  •  A wide range of facilities
  •  Staffing and first aid assistance available






Contact Details

01590 625555