Football Bookings / Pitch Hire

Pitches and open spaces that are available to hire.

South Holland District Council manages a number of pitches and open spaces that are available for football, commercial and community events.

Football pitches available for hire are:

  • Castle Playing Field, Albion Street, Spalding. PE11 2AJ
  • Monks House Lane Playing Field, Spalding. PE11 1LG
  • Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field, Winfrey Avenue, Spalding. PE11 1DA

Sir Halley Stewart Playing Field is located on Winfrey Avenue/Kings Road, Spalding Lincolnshire, PE11 1DA.

The playing field has a floodlit football pitch and training area plus a grandstand that incorporates a seated stand. Changing accommodation is located under the grandstand; a further covered stand is also available for use.

Castle Playing Field is located between Albion Street and Pinchbeck Road and can be accessed from either road. The Castle Field has a football pitch and changing accommodation available to hire.

The changing accommodation is located under the swimming pool entrance accessed from the Pinchbeck Road.

The playing field also has an outdoor bowling green available, during the summer season, for hire on a pay and play basis through the Castle Sports Complex. 

Monkshouse Lane Playing Field is located between Monkshouse Lane and Pennygate and can be accessed from Pennygate.  The playing field has two football pitches and changing accommodation.

BOOKINGS - If you would like to enquire about hiring any of the above playing fields for a Football Match or a Training Session, please email: or call 01775 761161.

Bookings can be made by completing the  Icon for pdf Hire Agreement Form for Playing Field Bookings [333.04KB]

FEES AND CHARGES - Costs for hiring are detailed on the list of  SHDC Icon for pdf Playing Fields Fees and Charges [214.79KB]

BOOKING RESTRICTIONS - Football Bookings are not taken from May-August due to pitch reinstatement.