Brudenell Playing Fields Management Committee, Baston Village Hall, Main Street, Baston, Lincs, PE6 9PA  Regd.Charity No.521820
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The facilities available for hire at the Brudenell Playing Fields complex currently include the Village Hall ('The Barn'), a full sized and equipped senior football pitch, a well-maintained cricket pitch, LTA-standard tennis courts, and a well-equipped, enclosed, all-weather children's play area with picnic seating The play area is freely available for use by village residents and non-residents alike. In addition, we have cricket practice nets which are available for use free of charge by all villagers when not in use by Baston Cricket Club - other local cricket teams may also use this facility by prior arrangement with Baston Cricket Club.

The football and cricket pitch hire charges include the use of the changing rooms in the adjacent Village Hall. Optionally, the Hall and kitchen facilities can be also be hired at the same time for a small additional charge.

The Playing Fields currently hosts two major outdoor events each year (see our Events page for details). The 9 acre site, including use of the Village Hall and its facilities, is available for hire by any group or organisation interested in staging an event. Please contact our Bookings Clerk via the link below for further information.

The current hire charges for the facilities are as follows:

Village Hall incl. kitchen facilities:  
Parties & Events

15 per hour (3 hours minimum)
80 per 8 hour hire (7.50 per hour thereafter,
capped at a maximum charge of 100)

Business & Commercial groups 15 per hour
Non-profit village group meetings
(e.g. W.I., Parish Council, PTA, Church, CAMEO, etc)

10 per hour
Football & Cricket Pitches:  
Football Pitch and Changing Rooms, Senior Players 40 per match
Football Pitch and Changing Rooms, Junior Players 10 per match
Cricket Pitch and Changing Rooms, Senior Players 65 per match
Cricket Pitch and Changing Rooms, Junior Players 20 per match
Additional use of Village Hall & kitchen facilities 5.50 per hour
Exclusive (non-shared) Hire of Playing Fields
& Village Hall:
The playing fields and village hall are available on an exclusive (non-shared) basis for large-scale events. 450 per day, including one free day for set-up and one free day for take-down. 450 per each additional day's hire. Note that a 500 refundable security deposit is required in advance.
Tennis Courts:  

Casual hire of the tennis courts can be purchased at the Baston Village Shop and Post Office during normal shop opening hours, or at The White Horse public house in Church Street outside of shop opening hours.

5 per court per hour (2 courts available)

Please note that strict terms and conditions apply to the hire of all facilities, a copy of which will be provided at time of booking.
For all Village Hall bookings there will be a refundable 100 security deposit required

For all Village Hall and Pitch booking enquiries please contact the Bookings Clerk 


Last updated 8.7.2022