Sport England objects to Sports Hub plan at Newbury Rugby Club’s Monks Lane ground

News update September-October 2021 “Grounds for concern”

Plans for Monks Lane slowly emerge but no detailed (high) costs yet. Local residents are not happy about the traffic and Sport England criticises the incomplete business plan. The council scraps its planning application to demolish Faraday Road as it’s already been accomplished by the mysterious fire, so it will open as a field.

And WBC has accepted Newbury Town Council’s renewal application for the Faraday Road football ground to again be an Asset of Community Value (ACV)!