Whaley Bridge Town Council

Serving the people of Whaley Bridge and Furness Vale


Clerk RFO: Mr Andrew Fox CILCA
Whaley Bridge Town Council
Mechanics Institute 27 Market
Street, Whaley Bridge, High
Peak, Derbyshire SK23 7AA

Tel: 01663 733068

3G Artificial Grass Pitch

3G Pitch Booking


To book the Whaley Bridge Floodlit Third Generation (3G) Artificial Grass Pitch (AGP) or for any enquiries, please fill in the form below. Details on Footwear, Charges and how to pay are all provided in the Terms and Conditions sheet. (see link in form below). This is one of the most advanced all-weather playing surfaces in the country, a £158,000 facility funded by grants from the Football Foundation and Sport England, coupled with £19,600 of local funding including £8000 raised by WBAFC.

The latest Booking Calendar, showing available slots, is as follows:

All empty slots are available.

Off Peak times 09:00 - 16:30 (Monday to Friday)

Peak Times 17:00 - 21:30 (Monday to Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday)

Address: Top of Park Road, Whaley Bridge SK23 7DJ

Charges – Valid from 1st October 2018:

3G Pitch Hire Charges Per Hour


Less than 10 bookings


10 Bookings or more

Off Peak

Less than 10 bookings

Off Peak

10 Bookings or more











Pavilion Hire

Per Hour

4 Hour Booking

8 Hour Booking

Birthday Parties

2 Hours Play and Pavillion - Under 15 yrs only





The all weather floodlit 3G pitch, with snow on the hills in the background.

The all weather floodlit 3G pitch, with snow on the hills in the background.

Booking Instructions

a) To be certain of securing a slot, please book one week in advance. We will do our best to process your booking as soon as possible (the office opening times are 9.00am-12.00pm weekdays only).

b) Check the booking Calendar and select the slot(s) you wish to hire.

c) Complete the booking form

d) Make sure that the booking form is completed correctly giving times of hire from and to.

e) Bookings must be paid for in advance

Pay by bank transfer to RBS Sort Code 16-15-28 Account Number 10071235
Pay in person at the Council Offices between the hours of 0900-1230hrs Monday to Friday
Pay by cheque; cheque payable to Whaley Bridge Sports Association

f) As soon as payment is received then the slot will be allocated and confirmed via email

g) Cancellation – If you wish to cancel your booking after confirmation, 24hours notice must be given to ensure refund of your payment.

h) If you encounter any problems with the 3G when you play, these must be reported within 24 hours.

The floodlit AGP surface is a 40mm third generation(3G) pitch using the latest FieldTurf Revolution surface. It is one of the most modern and advanced surfaces in the country. Although football is the predominant sport, there are indoor hockey markings and rebound boards for hockey, and we welcome any other sports and activities which are suitable for the surface. As long as the right footwear is used, then it is also available, along with the associated pavillion, for parties and other events. Please indicate your proposed use in the form below.

If you have problems with the form please contact the administrator at sportsbookings@whaleybridge.com

* Required Field

Online Booking Form

Your full name.

Look at the booking calendar and state date you wish to book

State start time for your booking

State end time for your booking

What sport will you be playing?

Number of male users required for FA reporting

Number of female users required for FA reporting

Please state the number of players under the age of 15. Required for FA reporting.

A telephone number where you can be contacted

Your full postal address including post code

An email address where you can be contacted

"In making a booking, I confirm that I have read and understood and accept the Terms and Conditions, and that I agree to them on behalf of my group, and that I will be responsible for ensuring my group abides by them, and that I will be responsible for making payment for usage of the facility"

Please provide any additional information

Note that submission of a booking request through this form, enters you into a formal contract with Whaley Bridge Town Council as per the terms and conditions. If you agree to this please hit the SUBMIT button below. We will respond by email as soon as we can. You must tick the conditions box above before you can submit.

Check your in-box after submission. You should receive a copy of this form if submission was successful. Please wait for booking confirmation which will follow as soon as possible.

Our 40m by 33m floodlit 3G surface with a 40mm pile height supports football, hockey and a variety of other sports too.

Our 40m by 33m floodlit 3G surface with a 40mm pile height supports football, hockey and a variety of other sports too.