Secondary school in Cricklewood unveils state-of-the-art sport pitches
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Staff and pupils at a school in Cricklewood are celebrating the completion of two new state-of-the-art all-weather sports pitches.
The surfaces, now open for bookings at Whitefield School in Claremont Road, are capable of hosting international-standard hockey matches, plus other sports including football, tennis and netball.
Martin Lavelle, the school’s head teacher, said: “After a year of solid planning, it’s fantastic to be able to provide our students with such a high quality surface capable of hosting a range of different sports.
“We are also proud to offer pitch time to the wider community that Whitefield serves.
“We continue to enjoy a strong relationship with West Hampstead Hockey Club and hope that these fantastic new facilities enable other community groups to forge new, ongoing relationships with us.”
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The school has also invested in upgrading the pitch’s security with a robust new boundary fence and 24 hour CCTV surveillance system designed to protect the site.
Anyone interested in booking a pitch should call 020 8455114.
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