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Sompting Recreation Ground 
and playground

 Sompting Rec 200 x 150

West Street,
West Sussex,
BN15 0BU

Facilities and attractions

Basketball Football Multi-Activity Court Open Space Event Passive Leisure Playground Public Toilets

See also

Equipment list for Sompting Recreation playground

  • Smaller children's play equipment - 2 to 6 years typically
  • Older children's play equipment - 6 years onwards typically
  • Teen shelter/meeting point
  • Multi sports

Sompting Recreation Ground is home to an annual Community Fair weekend event including fairground rides, music, football tournament and other local organisations. The event is part of the Adur Festival fortnight usually held in June, see also: Adur Festival website.

Football pitches

The football season runs from September to April each year and applications for using the pitches can be made by contacting Fiona Martin. Changing rooms for the football pitches are situated across the road in the Community Centre.

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Outdoor fitness equipment

A £20k scheme to install outdoor gym style fitness equipment across the whole age range. Surfacing with rubber bark style mulch to reduce grass wear also installed. Cost £20k and opened to the public in September 2015.

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