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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 an initiative by Wiltshire Council working in partnership with 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.

Below is a list of venues and facilities covered by the scheme.


  • Leisure Centre with pool, fitness studio, 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
  • St Andrews Hall


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


  • 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

To find out more, initial enquiries can be made to Aspire Defence Services Limited who manage these on behalf of the MOD:

Dawn Copsey

Land and Property Administrator, Aspire Defence Services Limited

Aspire Business Centre, Ordnance Road, Tidworth, Wiltshire SP9 7QD

Tel: 01980 886911

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

Guide for Applicants on Casual Use Licensing

Please note that you may be asked to complete an application form and security checks will need to be completed for facilities on garrison.

Sports and Community Access Scheme