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Football and Potterne Park

Due to the national lockdown in England, The Verwood Hub, Emmanuel Sports Hall and Potterne Park Pavillion is closed.

We will be taking evening bookings for tennis from 29 March in line with Government guidance. 

Potterne Park facilities include full size football pitches, 3G pitches, junior pitches, a rugby pitch, tennis courts and a cricket square

Facilities also include a meeting room, changing facilities and a licensed bar and café.

Football and Potterne Park

NEW: Tennis courts

Who is ready to unleash their inner Andy Murray?

Our redeveloped tennis courts are now available to book between 9am to 9pm. Sessions cost £8 per hour. All bookings will be in line with government guidance and we are hoping they will be open for use from 29 March. 

Sports Pitches

Potterne Park has three full size football pitches, several junior pitches, one rugby pitch, two tennis courts and a cricket square all available for hire in beautiful surroundings. Among the teams who call Potterne Park home are Verwood Town FC, Verwood Cricket Club and Verwood Youth FC. Bookings are welcomed from new hirers. Pitches can be hired at any time.

Football, Rugby, Cricket (adult) £74 per match
Football, Rugby, Cricket (junior) £40 per match
Junior Mini Football Pitch £24 per match
Tennis £8 per hour

3G Arena Bookings

The 3G Arena can be hired as one large pitch or separated into three individual pitches. The 3G surface, built to FIFA 2 star/IRB regulation standard, which provides the best quality artificial turf pitch on the market for football and rugby, opened in January 2013. It can be hired for training and matches for adults and juniors.

3G Pitch Hire Charges

Whole Arena (peak*) £69.50 per hour
Whole Arena (off peak) £49 per hour
Single Pitch (peak*) £35 per hour
Single Pitch (off peak) £24 per hour

*Peak times: weekdays 5pm-10pm

All pitch bookings are subject to availability. Please contact us for details

Football Leagues

Our football leagues are now managed by Soccerpitch. Find information on our football leagues

New leagues are starting regularly and new clubs are always welcome. 

The Pavilion

The Pavilion has space for indoor activities, a meeting room and changing facilities. It also has a licensed bar and café which is the perfect place to enjoy a drink after the match or whilst family and friends enjoy the facilities on offer at the park.

See our  Café/Bar opening times and facility hire.

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