The Grove Sports Centre and Social Club in Nailsea are fortunate enough to have access to the following facilities:
FOOTBALL AND CRICKET
During the summer season, we have two full-size county standard cricket pitches including practice nets used by Nailsea Cricket Club. These are converted to two full-size and three junior football pitches over the winter season. This is complimented with an all-year enclosed football pitch complete with changing and shower facilities, dugouts and ample spectator areas for our home team, Nailsea United Football Club.
Nailsea United Football Club - Nailsea United Football Club was established in 1897, and have called The Grove their home since 1946. They have several teams, from a first team to a veterans team. Off the field, the club has a vibrant social scene, and despite its considerable size, is a friendly, unified and welcoming club that values the importance of fun as well as performance for all of its players and members, regardless of ability, age or gender.
Nailsea Cricket Club - Nailsea Cricket Club are based at The Grove and compete in the Bristol and District League.
Nailsea Junior Football Club - Nailsea JFC is one of the largest junior football clubs in the South West numbering close to 350 boys and girls aged 6 to 18.
Nailsea Table Tennis Club. Based at the Grove, Nailsea Table Tennis offer table tennis facilities and coaching for competition or leisure. The club has around 50 members, and is one of the biggest clubs in the Bristol area.
Matches are played Monday through to Friday, club social and training nights are Monday and Tuesday. Coaching takes place for junior members on Saturday mornings with an ETTA accredited professional coach. The coaching team are all CRB checked and fully insured.
We have two league standard skittle alleys and are the home venue for many league teams. To find out more about Skittles in the Nailsea area, visit Nailsea and District Skittles League website or if you are interested in a joining a team, please let us know and we can put you in touch with a team captain.
We also have the following
Badminton and Sports Hall
Our badminton hall is available to hire at weekends but is also a flexible space which can be used for other activities such as table tennis, Irish dancing and boot camp activities. Come along and have a look.
We can accommodate up to four league teams and have regularly hosted charity darts events with well- known former faces from the Professional Darts Corporation.
We are one of the few pubs or clubs in Nailsea to have a county standard pool table available for a small charge to all our members.
If you fancy something less physical, playing cards and crib boards are available to borrow from the bar.
We are also the home venue for the Grove Sports and Grove Nomads cribbage teams who compete in the Nailsea & District Cribbage League.