Aerial shots show off Long Stratton’s new 3G pitch set to open next week

The new pitch at Long Stratton. ANL-170501-165755001
The new pitch at Long Stratton. ANL-170501-165755001
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Long Stratton’s new floodlit 3G football pitch will be officially opened on Thursday at 2pm.

It will see the old playing fields, prone to waterlogging, replaced with a new facilty at the leisure centre which can be used throughout the year in all types of weather.

The new pitch at Long Stratton. ANL-170501-165807001

The new pitch at Long Stratton. ANL-170501-165807001

It was made possible thanks to a £216,598 grant from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, which is delivered by the Football Foundation, in addition to £211k committed by South Norfolk Council and £25k by Long Stratton High School.