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Sports pitches

What is available for hire?

Sports Facility Number Location
Football pitches 1 King George Field, Appleby
7 Frenchfield Sports Centre, Penrith
1 Castletown Recreation Ground, Penrith
1 The Crescent, Penrith
Mini soccer pitches 2 Frenchfield Sports Centre
1 Castletown Recreation Ground, Penrith
Rugby pitch 1 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 £14.95
Community Groups Junior £9.00
Community Groups 9v9 £7.45
Community Groups Mini £5.85
Football pitch Occasional hire Adult £44.55
Junior £26.85
9v9 £22.25
Mini pitch   £17.50
Training field Training hire Adult (Community Group) £7.60
Adult (Non community Group) £17.80
Junior (Community Group) £0.00
Junior (Non Community Group) £11.90
Home and away (2) changing rooms hire Per game Community Groups (Senior) £11.90
Community Groups (Under 16 to Under 18) £6.75
Community Groups (Under 15) £6.00
Non Community (Senior) £17.80
Non Community (Junior) £8.95

How do I book a football pitch?

Are you a new user?

If you have never used our facilities before please:

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

Booked our facilities before?

If you have booked our facilities before please:

  • Contact: Penrith Leisure Centre, Southend Road, Penrith, CA11 8JH
  • Telephone: 01768 863450