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Freedom of information request response - 06630

FOI request

FOI ID number
06630
Regarding
Sports and leisure facilities
Request
  1. What is the council's set budget for expenditure on sport and leisure facilities for the following two years:
    1. 2012 (so the 2011/2012 budget)
    2. 2020 (so the 2019/2020 budget)
  2. I would also like to know how many of the following facilities were owned/operated by the council for the above two years (so January 2012 and January 2020) please:
    1. Public swimming pools. Also, how many of these pools are Olympic-sized? (2012 and 2020)
    2. Public athletics tracks (2012 and 2020)
    3. Public cycling tracks/velodromes (2012 and 2020)
    4. Public playing fields / football rugby pitches does the council own/operate (2012 and 2020). This does not need to be broken down by size etc.

Our response

Response
  1. a. £467,300
    b. £171,717
  2. a. Two pools (Penrith, Appleby). Neither are Olympic-sized. This is the same for both years.
    b. None
    c. None
    d. The number of pitches has remained the same at 16 for both years.
Response date
27 January 2020