'Waterlogged' St Helens sports pitches closed

First published in Cricket

SPORTS pitches managed by the local authority have been closed for a consecutive weekend due to them still being waterlogged.

It means many sporting fixtures will be cancelled.

A St Helens Council statement read: “Following an inspection this morning, St Helens Council has decided to close its sports pitches this weekend (October 6 and 7).

“Pitches are waterlogged and not safe to hold large-scale events. The council apologises for any inconvenience.”

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree