Leicestershire and Rutland Playing Fields Association

Affiliate Member

Leicestershire and Rutland Playing Fields Association is a long established, independent charity whose aim is to promote, support and advise on the provision of play, sport and recreation throughout the two counties.

The work of the Association focusses on:

  • The protection and enhancement all outdoor community recreational spaces, including playing fields, sport pitches, children’s playgrounds, parks and other play spaces across the region
  • Encouraging high quality, adequate facilities that are available to all, with emphasis on promoting wellbeing and safety through the provision of technical help and advice to sports clubs and associated organisations
  • Promoting new ways of making sport accessible to young and mature people who made need additional help
  • Offering funds through grants and loans to enhance sports and recreational facilities and encourage engagement in sport.
    Supporting Parish Councils with local provision
  • Identifying funding sources for local partners.

Contact details

Kevin Butcher
c/o RCC, s09 The Atkins
Lower Bond Street
LE10 1QU
01455 856 330

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We are the recognised trade association for the sports and play construction industry in the UK. All of our members go through a strict checking process:

  • Strict Admission Criteria
  • Standards of Construction
  • Code of Professional Conduct
  • Technical Mediation
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