Following a public meeting in September 2009, a new Wantsum Sports Association was formed. Representatives from four sports clubs joined eight residents on the new Association at its first meeting on the 23rd September.
The four clubs who will Bell Meadow their base are Old Hartsdonians Cricket Club, the Aussie Arms and Blean Sunday Football Clubs and Saturday morning junior football coaching. The cricket and football clubs are seeking links with the local primary school to develop junior sport for the children of St Nicholas and Sarre.
Old Hartsdonians bring three adult sides and three youth sides to Bell Meadow with over 120 playing and non playing members.The Aussie Arms and Blean Sunday Football teams have over fifty players and supporters.
Together with the village members of the Association thoughts are already turning to wider community uses and many ideas have already been put forward.
You will soon be able to see the Association's progress and plans for the future and also how you can get involved in its activities, by viewing the new web site. Click on the link Wantsum Sports Association.