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Football pitches

We have football pitches at West Shepton Playing Fields that are available for hire. In addition to these, we welcome enquiries regarding playing scheduled fixtures on the Recreation Ground in Wells which is normally used as a kickabout area.

Mendip football pitches
Location of Football PitchesHire details
Shepton Mallet Football Pitch, West Shepton Playing Fields, Shepton Mallet BA4 5XNAs per booking instructions and fees listed below.
Wells Recreation Ground Football area, Wells BA5 1UNAs per booking instructions and fees listed below.
Frome Rugby Club,  Gypsy Lane, Frome BA11 2NA.To hire football pitches please telephone 01373 462506
Mendip has many kickabout areas, as listed on the Play Areas page.Free to use for kickabouts


Booking a Football Pitch

  1. To check the availability of pitches, please contact Neighbourhood Services
  2. You will need to complete the pdf icon application form [122kb] and read the conditions of hire
  3. Public liability insurance for a minimum £5 million is required before the first match
  4. If you would like to book the pitch for the football season please send us the list of fixtures prior to the first match

At least three full working days notice of bookings is required to enable us to instruct our contractor to mark out the pitches in time.

Please note that there are no changing facilities.

Table of football fees
TypeFee
Football Saturday or Sunday per game£33.80
Football midweek per game£24.60
Football Youth team£21.50
Mark out 5 a side pitch£43.00
Mark out football pitch£41.00