Football

There are a range for outdoor playing pitches and pavilions available for residents to hire within the District.  As well as sports activities some of the pavilions can be hired for community activities such as arts classes, fitness classes and children's parties. 

All of the facilities on this page are owned and operated by St Albans City and District Council working in partnership with John O'Conner (Grounds Maintenance) Ltd.

If you would like to book a facility or have any questions please contact John O'Conner on 0800 3457405 or visit the Bookings Web site


St Albans City Football Ground, Clarence Park

Clarence Park Stadium, is a public recreation ground, and is available for public hire outside of designated matches, training and maintenance times.
The Stadium is suitable for playing, encouraging and improving football; athletics; sports and races; fetes, shows or other entertainments; and as a practice and training ground. 
St Albans City Football Club, acting as agent to St Albans City & District Council (Trustee to the Recreation Ground) operates a booking system for hiring of the facilities. 


All bookings are on a first come first served basis, subject to availability and approval of the proposed event. Fees and charges will be determined based on the scope and extent of individual events. More information

In this section

Playing Pitches - Clarence Park

Playing Pitches - Cunningham Open Space

Playing Pitches - Fox Croft Green Space

Playing Pitches - Marlborough Club Open Space

Playing Pitches - Rothamsted Park

Playing Pitches - Verulamium Park

Playing Pitches - William Bird Open Space