Random Jottings of a Leisure Consultant

My cricket club Hutton CC held our annual, end of season Six a Side tournament last weeked. As you will see it’s a fun event but one which has a serious purpose.  It is a fundraiser for the Orchid charity which works to raise awarenesss of men’s cancer particularly testicular and prostate cancer.   With the…

Harrow School

In recent months we’ve been working with the prestigious Harrow School (Winston Churchill’s alma mater) on development of their proposed new sports facilities.   The school is making a multi-million pound investment in its PE and extra-curricular facilities and wishes this to also benefit the wider community. We consulted the sports development team at Harrow Council,…

Great Cornard Sports Centre

When one thinks of a leisure or sports centre there’s a temptation to envisage the large, high profile centres such as XCel in Surrey and the Brentwood Centre in Essex.  However, for many people their local sports centre is situated at the nearby secondary school.  These dual use centres provide many grass roots clubs with…