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Football pitches and mini soccer pitches

What is available for hire?

Sports Facility Number Location
Football pitches


King George Field, Appleby


Frenchfield Sports Centre, Penrith


Castletown Recreation Ground, Penrith


The Crescent, Penrith
Mini soccer pitches


Frenchfield Sports Centre


Castletown Recreation Ground, Penrith
Cricket wicket


Frenchfield Sports Centre

Who can hire our football / mini soccer pitches and for how long for?

Football / mini soccer pitches are available for the community to hire during the playing season, on an ad hoc basis, as a seasonal block booking, for events and for competitions. All bookings are subject to availability.

How much does it cost?

Facilities Hire period User Cost
Football pitch Seasonal use per game Community Groups Adult


Community Groups Under 16 to Under 18


Community Groups Under 12 to Under 15


Community Groups Under 11


Football pitch Seasonal use per game Non Community Groups Senior


Non Community Groups Junior


Mini pitch Under 10


Football pitch Per game School Use


Football pitch Occasional hire Adult




Mini pitch Under 10


Training field Training hire Adult (Community Group)


Adult (Non community Group)


Junior (Community Group)


Junior (Non Community Group)


Home and away (2) changing rooms hire Per game Community Groups (Senior)


Community Groups (Under 16 to Under 18)


Community Groups (Under 15)


Non Community (Senior)


Non Community (Junior)


How do I book a football pitch?

Are you a new user?

If you have never used our facilities before please:

  • Contact: Leisure Team
  • Address: Eden District Council, Mansion House, Penrith, CA11 7YG
  • Telephone: 01768 212323 / 212473
  • Email:
  • Fax: 01768 890732

Booked our facilities before

If you have booked our facilities before please:

Female Footballer
Football Sports Pitches