A facility with a vision

£2.5m investment into Nottingham

Two brand new 3G pitches

4 changing rooms

Dedicated community spaces

Accessible and inclusive facilities

Free parking

Proposed spectator seating

Employment opportunities

Building community engagement

The home of football in Nottingham

As we look to develop the facility, we want to hear your thoughts.



"The home of community football in Nottingham, developing local people on and off the pitch. The Forest Sports Zone is a facility that supports the development of skills, learning, employment and training. Reaching out to all the community giving them access to flexible spaces designed to encourage community cohesion and provide local people with employment opportunities."

The original home of Nottingham Forest.


The Forest Sports Zone is a hub for local people and encourages them to be active and improve their physical and mental wellbeing. It embraces the diversity, positivity and enthusiasm of its community and offers a safe and professional environment for local people to engage in physical activity, skills training, organised sport and helps divert young people away from crime and anti-social behaviour.

Being an integral part of the community, The Forest Sports Zone welcomes clubs, organisations, and individuals from across the city.

Local football/grass roots clubs

Youth outreach organisations

Senior’s football

Mental wellbeing organisations

Nottinghamshire Schools’ Football Association

Grass roots football

Nottinghamshire Police

Nottinghamshire FA

Nottingham Trent University

Refugee/Migrant community

Armed Forces groups

Individual recreation/social groups


A facility that is committed to growing the female game.

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