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Towles Field Playing Field and Play Area

The playing field, with it's sports pavilion, tennis courts and children's play area is located at Towles Fields in Burton on the Wolds.

This amenity, known officially as Burton on the Wolds Recreation Ground, is a charity, no 521399 and a Queen Elizabeth 2nd Field in Trust. The area is managed by the trustees known as the Playing Field Association (PFA). The Parish Council organise the routine maintenance for the field. If you have any concerns or comments regarding the grounds or the facilities please contact the Parish Clerk or the Chair of Trustees 01509 880063 or the secretary number below.

At the present time the field is used by two local football clubs, Burton FC and Loughborough Phoenix FC, a juniors football club. The PFA manage two tennis courts that are availble for play through subscription, or pay as you go. The pavilion is available for hire for meetings, when it is not being used by the clubs.

For further information or to become involved in the Playing Field Association please contact Cath Thomson on 07887 996293 or email

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BURTON on the WOLDS Football Club


Loughborough Phoenix FC is a grassroots youth football club. It Covers the age groups of under 11 and under 12.

We have been playing for just over 1 year and are affiliated to the Leicester and Rutland FA, we have Charter Standard status. All of our coaches are fully DBS checked and hold FA Licences.

We offer a safe friendly environment for children to play and learn the beautiful game of football.

Thanks to Burton on the Wolds Playing Field Association offering us an opportunity of a new home ground at Towles Field, we will be now able to offer training on Wednesday evenings 6 till 7.30 and will hold our home games on Sunday mornings.

If any children are interested please call Tony on 07500 773594.




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History of the Playing Field

Dedication of the Memorial Stone 21st June 2015. The stone was a joint project between the Burton Primary School and Loughborough Beacon Rotary Club.