Outdoor Sports Facilities

Find sports facilities including skate parks, cricket pitches, tennis courts, football pitches and bowling greens near you.

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Broxtowe has outdoor sports facilities to help you live an active lifestyle, supported by our Playing Pitch Strategy (.pdf) (9215KB) (Opens in a new window).

Concessionary rates are available to anyone who is pension age, under 18 or disabled.

Bowling Greens

Season: May to September.

Locations:

  • Beeston - Broadgate Recreation Ground, Broadgate*
  • Beeston Fields Recreation Ground, Central Avenue*
  • Eastwood -  Coronation park, Plumptre Way
  • Stapleford - Hickings Lane Recreation Ground, Hickings Lane*
  • Stapleford - Queen Elizabeth Park, Toton Lane
  • Toton - Manor Farm Recreation Ground, High Road*

*These sites do not have permanent attendants and there is limited casual play available. If you would like to join a club at these sites please contact the Parks and Environment team.

Prices:

  • Season tickets (casual play restricted to 2 hours per session if others are waiting to play) - £73.00 or £44.10 for concessions.
  • Casual play (per person, per hour) £4.70 or £2.90 for concessions
  • Juniors (under 17 playing with a registered club member) – free
  • External competitions (per person, per match) - £4.70 or £2.90 for concessions
  • Club bookings (reservation fee per rink, per match) £11.00

Booking: No booking is required for casual play sites with permanent attendants. Other bookings can be made by contacting the Parks and Environment Team. Bowlers who are members of clubs the attendant on site. Bowlers who are members of clubs should contact their club secretary to purchase their season tickets.


Cricket

Season: May – September

Locations:

  • Beeston Fields Recreation Ground, Beeston
  • Hetley Pearson Recreation Ground, Beeston
  • Bramcote Hills Park, Bramcote
  • The Breach, Eastwood
  • Hickings Lane Recreation Ground, Stapleford
  • Manor Farm Recreation Ground, Toton

Prices: Prices per match for the 2023 season are £73.50 or £44.10 for under 18s. This includes use of the pitch and pavilion with showers.

Booking: Available to recognised cricket clubs who have completed an application form and been allocated a cricket pitch. Some sites are used exclusively by individual clubs.


Tennis

Season: At Queen Elizabeth Park, Stapleford, tennis can be enjoyed during the months of May to September, seven days a week. Courts are available 12 noon until 7.00pm, daylight permitting. At King George's Park, Bramcote, Inham Nook Recreation Ground, Chilwell and Manor Farm Recreation Ground, Toton  the courts are available all year round from dawn until dusk.

Locations

The following locations are available all year round, free of charge:

  • King Georges Park, Bramcote – 2 hard courts
  • Inham Nook Recreation Ground, Chilwell – 2 hard courts
  • Manor Farm Recreation Ground, Toton – 3 hard courts

Queen Elizabeth Park, Stapleford has 4 hard courts and 3 grass courts is available for a small booking fee between May and September.

  • Hard Court Season Tickets - £38.00 or £23.00 for concessions (pension age, under 18 or disabled)
  • Grass Courts (Per person, per hour) - £3.80 or £2.30 for concessions
  • Hard Courts (Per Person, per hour) - £2.00 or £1.20 for concessions

Booking: You can just turn up to play for casual use of the tennis courts, on a first come, first served basis. The attendant at the site will accept the fee (where applicable) and issue a ticket for use. Resident tennis clubs are able to make bookings at Queen Elizabeth Park, Stapleford.


Football

Season: The booking periods are predominantly Saturday afternoons and Sunday mornings with weekday evening games in August/September and April/May.

Locations:

Football Pitches
Area  Site Location  Senior Mini Soccer  9v9 

Beeston

Beeston Fields

2

0

0

Beeston

Hetley Pearson

1

1

1

Beeston

Leyton Crescent

2

1

0

Beeston

Weirfields

3

0

1

Chilwell

Inham Nook

2

0

0

Eastwood

Hall Park

4

1

1

Stapleford

Hickings Lane

3

0

0

Stapleford

Ilkeston Road

0

2

1

Stapleford

** Archers Field

1

1

0

Stapleford

Pasture Road

1

1

1

Stapleford

Queen Elizabeth Park

0

0

1

Toton

Manor Farm

2

1

1

Trowell

Pit Lane

1

0

0

*Pitches are subject to a lease agreement with Football clubs and not available for long term bookings, please contact 0115 917 7777 for availability.
** Summer fixtures only

Prices:

  • Pitch and use of pavilion with showers (per match) - £64 or free for under 18s
  • Junior 11-a-side - £38.90
  • 9v9 Football pitch - £35.70
  • 7v7 Football pitch - £33.30
  • 5v5 if using changing facilities - £27.30 What is you aren’t using the changing facilities?

Booking: Applications for use of a pitch throughout the season are issued in June. To apply for a pitch please contact the Parks and Environment Team.


Skate Parks

The following skate parks are available in Broxtowe:

  • Beeston Fields Recreation Ground, Beeston
  • Inham Nook Recreation Ground, Chilwell
  • Coronation Park, Eastwood
  • Hall Om Wong Open Space, Kimberley
  • Basil Russell Playing Fields, Nuthall

Contact
Parks and Environment
tel: 0115 917 7777
Culture and Events
tel: 0115 917 3745