King George V Playing Fields
(Mill Lane, Enderby)
CHARITY - 1086033
The King George V Playing Field, Mill Lane, Enderby, is a registered charity for which the Parish Council is the sole corporate trustee. It is named after King George V and is one of many playing fields dedicated as a national memorial after the King's death in 1936.
The area overseen by the King George V Playing Field Management Committee (4.383 acres) includes Enderby Bowls Club and Enderby Lawn Tennis Club, Car Parking facility, Children's fenced play area, Woodland area and recreation ground.
Management of the land is subject to conditions enshrined in law via the Charity Commission. The charity is also monitored by the Fields in Trust (formerly the National Playing Fields Association) which provides guidance to the Council in its role as trustee.
Many years have passed since Enderby last had a major village/community event. On 1st September 2018, Enderby will be hosting a village Fete, to be held at the King George V Playing Fields along Mill Lane, within the heart of the village.
Whilst this event is still in the process of being planned by local residents/Parish Councillors, it is expected that this event will be a day/night time event featuring a host of different stalls/games/activities together with food/drink stalls and a wide-range of entertainment that the whole community can experience and enjoy.
Further details of this event will be published in due course.
For those organisations/businesses/community groups that would like to get involved in the event, please contact Enderby Events on Enderby.Events@outlook.com with any enquiries.
Hire of King George V Playing Field (Mill Lane Recreational Ground)
Income from the charity comes mainly from Licence and Hire fees paid by users of the Fields. The Enderby Parish Council supports the Charity financially.
King George V Playing Field (Mill Lane) may be hired. For more details follow the link below.
Management Committee Meetings
Matters pertaining to the King George V Playing Field will be considered by the Corporate Trustee (Members of Enderby Parish Council) during Management Committee meetings.
The Agenda and Minutes for meetings are published on the Calendar of meetings page.
Committee Terms of Reference
- Terms of Reference, King George V Playing Field Charity 1086033 - Adopted 2018-06-13 (PDF, 384 Kb)
Terms of Reference, King George V Playing Field Charity 1086033 - Adopted 13th June 2018.
Deed of Gift & Conveyance of Land
Accounts can be found on the Charity Commission page - more details are available on the Charity Commission Website (link below).