P9190080 Pavilion, Church Stretton Cc, Geoff Taylor

Russell’s Meadow provides pitches for the Church Stretton Town Football Club and Church Stretton Cricket Club.

The pavilion has a common room with tables and chairs, a kitchen with serving hatch onto the playing field and two changing rooms, two referee rooms, and storage area for sporting equipment.

The Magpie football club, for  girls & boys up to  age 18, also use the pavilion though most of their sessions / matches take place on Brooksbury Recreation Ground which is situated between  Russell’s Meadow and Churchill Road.

The pavilion is also used by the Youth Club who meet there weekly on a Tuesday evening.

There is also  a small petanque court to the side of the pavilion which is open to members of the public . The  Church Stretton Petanque Club play their on Tuesday and Thursday afternoon in the summer and people are welcome to just turn up. Email Ken Willis for more details

Photograph by Geoff Taylor

Cricket Match With Hills In Background

Church Stretton Cricket Club

Church Stretton Cricket Club, established in 1921, is a village cricket club competing in Division Five of the Shropshire County Cricket League.

It caters for adults and juniors – and are always looking for new members.


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Church Stretton Town Football Club

Church Stretton Town Football Club play  their home games at Russells Meadow.

They are currently in the Salop Leisure Premier League.

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To Hire the facilities

If you want to hire the field or pavilion for an event please contact the Town Council Office.