Playing fields and sports pitches

All Aspire Leisure Centres are closed until further notice. 

We will not charge members for any period our facilities are closed as a result of Covid-19 restrictions. 

A temporary freeze will be placed on all Aspire memberships. 

We want to encourage our customers to remain healthy and active, please follow our Facebook page Aspire Health for daily workout ideas and health tips.

For further information visit our coronavirus page

There are a number of sports pitches available for hire to play football and rugby at locations throughout the district.

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​​Pitch information

Find out if pitches are available during adverse weather conditions:
Weekly pitch decision.

Communication with leagues

League secretaries will be notified when pre-season friendly matches can begin. Teams should liaise with other teams using the same pitch. Your league secretary will tell your club about the league start date. Friendly matches will be allowed free of charge.

Wakefield Disability Sports Directory

This download details the disability sport and physical activity opportunities in the district

Report a problem with a sports pitch

Use MyAccount to report any problems with your pitch.


  • Grass cutting
  • Spiking and rolling
  • Line marking
  • To use a different pitch


  • Litter
  • Difficulties parking
  • Untidy changing rooms
  • Unauthorised use of pitch
  • Poor pitch condition
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Playing pitch strategy 2010-2030

The Playing pitch strategy is an assessment of supply and demand for key pitch sports across the district, specifically: football, cricket, rugby league, rugby union and hockey and provides a framework for:

  • Making informed planning decisions
  • Targeting financial support and investment in facilities
  • Planning the delivery of sports development programmes

Contact us

Street Scene Services

Monckton Road Depot
35/37 Monckton Road
Monckton Rd Ind Estate

0345 8 506 506