There are football pitches in some of the larger greenspace
areas in Bedford and Kempston as well as the urban parks. Changing
rooms, goalposts, nets and flags are provided for all pitch sizes
apart from the mini pitches used by the youngest category of
The football season runs from the first Saturday in September to
the last Sunday in April.
Anyone can book a pitch through Bedford International
Barker's Lane Stadium (opposite the Fire Station)
by phone: 01234
by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
What you need to know about hiring a football pitch
The football pitch system has changed from previous seasons with
teams now required to unlock and lock changing rooms and to put up
nets and flags. To help you understand how this works, the
following information may be particularly helpful.
How the new football pitch system works
How to put
up goal nets safely
Information about sites
plan of sites
Find out here if your match has been cancelled - information
about weekend matches posted by 5pm on Fridays.
Weekend pitch cancellation