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BBC 5 Live Tony Ploszalski was interviewed recently by BBC Radio 5 Live with regards to the participation legacy from next year’s Olympics.  So much of the legacy debate has focussed on the built facilities that increasing participation has been forgotten.  In Singapore in 2005, Coe and Co promised that the lasting legacy would be…

What We Do

Ploszajski Lynch Consulting Ltd. is a highly experienced leisure management consultancy practice.  We offer our clients a wide range of services including funding, financial advice, management reviews, strategic plans and feasibility studies.  We work in all areas of leisure with recent work ranging from swimminmg pools to orchestras and from museums to social clubs.

New Libraries for Old

Last year thorugh our work with the Capacity Building Network we won nearly £3 million for 2 new libraries from the Big Lottery fund.  These have opened in the last year at Kinson in Bournemouth and Pollards Hill at Merton.  The photos below show Pollards Hill being opened by Mayor of London, Boris Johnson accompanied…

Our Expertise

Our core services and product areas include: – Feasibility Studies,   Market Assessments,  Design Advice for indoor and outdoor facilities, Playing Pitch Strategies (PPS), Built Facility Strategies using ANOG guidance, Open Space Assessments using PPG 17 Studies – We’ve carried out some 50 such assignments Funding Applications – We’ve won more than £40 million  for our…

CCPR Facilities Review

We were very pleased to be invited to submit evidence to the CCPR facilities review earlier this year.  This was chaired by the BBC’s John Inverdale who is as nice in the flesh as he is on the screen. Our main comments were that there are actually enough indoor sports facilities to meet local needs…

Everton – Twice!

The word unique is so overused it’s a cliche, but it was totally appropriate on Wednesday 4th August 2010 when Everton played Everton at Goodison Park.  The “other” Everton were from Vina del Mar in Chile a club established in 1909 by some British sailors of outstanding good taste. After many years of trying the…