Dorchester Town Council
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The Council operates senior, junior and mini football pitches and has changing rooms and showers at two of the three pitch locations.

There are two senior pitches available to hire, one located at Weymouth Avenue Recreation Ground and one located at Sandringham Sports Centre. 

There are four junior pitches, one located at Weymouth Avenue Recreation Ground, one at Sandringham Sports Centre and two at the Great Field at Poundbury, Please note that there are no showers at Sandringham and no showers, toilets or changing facilities at the Great Field.

There are two mini pitches, both located at Weymouth Avenue recreation ground. 

The football pitches are available to hire from September to April.

If you wish to hire any of these pitches please contact Georgina Wakely on 01305 819031 or email

When there is no cricket or football being played the Pavilion makes an excellent venue for meetings or training, it is easy to get to by road and has plenty of free parking. Further details on hiring the Pavilion can be found by clicking here.