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SCAS facility usage

Are you looking for a regular sports or meeting venue for your club or voluntary organisation in the Tidworth and Larkhill area?

SCAS, the Sports and Community Access Scheme is a joint initiative between Wiltshire Council and the MOD.  SCAS aims to make MOD sports and leisure facilities available to approved clubs and community or voluntary organisations.

Facilities are available for conferences, weddings and other special events as well as a range of sporting activities.

Should you wish to contact Wiltshire Council for further information about SCAS and whether your organisation might qualify, please contact: Jon Hargrave, Tidworth Leisure Centre via email: jonathan.hargrave@wiltshire.gov.uk or phone 01980 847140.

Facilities and venues covered by this scheme:

Leisure Centre with pool, fitness suite, library
Oval athletics stadium and Nuffield Suite Clubhouse
Astro turf pitch – hockey and five-a-side football
Rugby, football and hockey pitches in Tidworth and at Perham Down
Cricket ground
Somme Road Polo Area, Perham Down
Tidworth Garrison Theatre
St Michaels and All Angels Garrison Church and Hall
Community Centre, Perham Down

Pool (swimming lessons available to book)
Football 3G pitch
Cricket Pitch
The Beeches Community Centre (with bistro/coffee shop, conference room, function room and bar, creche, pre-school, beautician and unisex hairdressers).


Football and rugby pitches
All weather astro turf pitch
Cricket ground
Sports Hall
Tennis and Squash Courts
St Albans and St Barbara’s Church and Hall
Community Centre – community room and meeting room
Newcombe Lecture Hall and meeting rooms
Sharpe Hall


For more information

Initial enquiries can be made to Aspire Defence Services Limited who manages these facilities (apart from Tidworth Leisure Centre which is jointly managed by Wiltshire Council & Aspire) on behalf of the MOD for the following locations:

Sandy Tyler  
Sports & Leisure Co-ordinator  
Aspire Defence Services Limited  
Tidworth Leisure Centre   
Nadder Road  
Tidworth, Hampshire SP9 7QN  

Tel: 01980 651416   
Email: Sandy.tyler@aspiredefence.co.uk


Jonathon Hargrave 
Tidworth Leisure Centre 
Nadder Road

Tel: 01980 847140
Email: Jonathon.hargrave@wiltshire.gov.uk

Rebecca Hill
Commercial Analyst  
Aspire Defence Services Limited  
Warminster / Larkhill Garrison 

Tel: 0845 168 2255  

For background information on how to get the best from these facilities, please see Our Guide for Applicants on Casual Use Licensing 

Please note that you may be asked to complete an application form and for facilities within the fenced area of the garrison, security checks will need to be completed.

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Last updated: 15 November 2017 | Last reviewed: 15 November 2017