SiD’s aim is to provide reasonably priced sporting and recreational facilities for the people of Desford and surrounding areas.
SiD is a Registered Charity (No. 1100319) and is run by an Executive Management Committee, which consists of a management team and representatives from all the affiliated sports sections – Bowls, Football, Fitness Gym, Squash, Striders Running, Scouting and Tennis. The Committee members are volunteers. This Committee are answerable to a Board of 7 Trustees, all of whom also work on a voluntary basis.
For immediate response, please contact either our clubhouse manager, Jenny Watson on firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07760 111869 or Jim Houghton, Development Officer, on 07967 353 790 or email@example.com or call the clubhouse on 01455 828786.
Breaking – 11/10/18
SiD Clubhouse wins the “Outstanding Impact Award” at the Rural Community Council Awards Ceremony 2018.
Dale Mortimer, one of the SiD Trustees also wins runner up in the “Unsung Hero” category.
Developments at SiD all completed in 2018
Removing the bunds (piles of soil) at the front of the site – 1,400 tonnes!
Building 2 new floodlit Sports Courts on the front overflow car park – In progress
Building 55 new car parking spaces and widening the access to the site – In progress
Installing 6 large Tesla batteries to back up the solar panels
Repairing the roof on the main clubhouse
Refurbishing the squash changing area
Surfacing and repainting the double tennis court in Wimbledon colours
Installing a bed and ceiling hoist for disabled users – coming soon – January 2019
Where are we?
Sport in Desford
The Flying Fields