Double Tennis Court Resurfacing

Double Tennis Court Resurfacing

Double court ready to use Desford Lawn Tennis Club have seen their tennis courts being given a makeover.  Two courts have been cleaned and resurfaced using a sand based acryclic binder and have been painted purple and green. The binder will give the tarmac an extended...
SiD installs ground breaking battery system

SiD installs ground breaking battery system

SiD installs ground breaking battery system Between 2012 and 2015 Sport in Desford (SiD) installed 176 solar panels on every available roof. of the SiD clubhouse, generating around 40,000 KWh p.a. Following the installing of LED lighting in main rooms, corridors and...

New Tennis Floodlights Installed!

At last we have been able to double up the floodlights on the old double tennis court. Our new court at the front of the site already has 6KW of lighting on a single court to match LTA recommendations. The older double court has only had 4KW across the 2 courts for...

Ceiling Insulation

Not the most exciting development, but still important. Between 18th and 20th January 2017, contractors Rockwarm Ltd installed an extra 150 mm of insulation above the existing 100 mm above the suspended ceilings across the whole of the first floor of the Clubhouse....
LED Lighting

LED Lighting

Following our Energy Audit back in 2008, SiD was able to raise a grant of £5,000 in 2015 from the Leicestershire County Council Community Climate Change Fund to upgrade to LED lighting. On the back of this grant we were able to raise a grant of £9,320 from Awards for...