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New artificial pitch to open as part of £4.1million leisure centre revamp
5:00pm Saturday 13th October 2012 in News
ASPIRING footballers in Castle Point will able to use a brand new artificial pitch.
The third generation astro turf ground, behind Waterside Farm Leisure Centre, in Somnes Avenue, Canvey will be open to residents later this month.
Community groups and amateur teams will be able to hire the new facility seven days a week subject to a fee.
Youngsters in the borough will also be able to drop in for various pay and play sessions, with and without qualified coaches, from £2 to £4 a time.
The new pitch forms part of Castle Point Council’s £4.1million revamp of the leisure centre which is scheduled to finish in May next year.
The massive renovation will also see improvements to the swimming pool, interior decoration and a new glass entranceway.
For more information on the artificial pitch visit www.castlepoint.gov.uk or ring 01268 882200.
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