FOI request (FOIR-109529647)
Requested Thu 14 March 2019
Responded Wed 03 April 2019
Please can you help me out with the following FOI request:
How many council owned, public football pitches do you currently operate (latest figures available)
How many council owned, public football pitches did you operate in the financial year 2009/2010
How many council owned, public football pitches were sold, or closed, from the financial year 2009/2010 to the present date?
In 2019 Hastings Borough Council (HBC) operates 18 outdoor grass pitches - 9x senior, 5x junior/9-a-side & 4 mini.
In 2009/10 HBC operated 23 outdoor grass pitches - 11x senior, 6x junior & 6 mini.
No pitches have been sold.
The Harrow Lane site was closed with pitches being relocated to other grounds.
The amount of pitches provided by HBC varies year by year dependant on demand. These figures do not include educational sites as these that belong to East Sussex County Council the figures shown are for HBC only.
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