There are plenty of walking routes and public rights of way for everybody to enjoy the views and get fit. There are also plenty of activities that everyone can join in with including grouped walks and volunteering.

Sports venues

Find the nearest sport centre and swimming pool to your location.

Sports centres, swimming pools and grounds

Sports pitches

Pitches are available for hire to play football, rugby, cricket and hockey. We advise on locations closest to you, their availability and their suitability for your needs.

Book a football pitch

Fill in our simple form.

Clock Completing this form takes around 10 minutes

Download form

After you've applied

You will be given your approval in writing, submission of this form cannot be considered approval.

Book a park or recreational ground

Fill in our simple form.

Clock Completing this form takes around 10 minutes

Download form

After you've applied

You will be given your approval in writing, submission of this form cannot be considered approval.

Paying for a pitch
  • You will be invoiced for the pitch hire after the event.
  • You will then be able to pay by cheque or postal order.
  • You are advised not to send cash through the post.
In case of bad weather

If we deem the pitch unsafe to play on, we will contact you the thursday before the weekend of booking. Alternatively, the decision may be left to the discretion of the site referee. Information will be posted on the council's facebook news feed and the kirklees sport pitches facebook page.

Contact Streetscene
  • Parks and Landscapes
  • Address Flint Street, Fartown, Huddersfield, HD1 6LG
  • Phone 01484 414700
  • Email

Safety

It is important for spectators and members of the public that all sports centres follow the government regulations and are certified for safety.

Catering

You can book out leisure facilities for events, meetings and parties when they are free.

John Smith Stadium

Kirklees Active Leisure