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Watford Borough Council worked with The Sport, Leisure and Culture Consultancy (SLC), Paul Weston Architect and Southern Green Landscape Architects to developed a detailed masterplan and feasibility study for Woodside Playing Fields which built upon the previous masterplanning work. The first phase of the project to provide a Community Sports Village was agreed.

The first phase of the project is to utilise a mixture of new build and existing historic buildings to develop a Community Sports Village. Key features of the village are shown below and the extent of the first phase works can be viewed in the following master plan drawings.

Proposed Building Work (Yellow Circles)

1. Proposed Community Sport Hub 
2. Exisiting Boxing building to be enhanced
3. Existing stable blockbuilding to be repurposed as cafe community hub
4. Outfield store and scorebox

Proposed External Features

1. Activity Area
2. Flexible space for events
3. Cafe Terrace
4. Soft landscaping backdrop and seating

5. Small scale play
6. Outdoor seating area
7. Enhanced sensory garden
8. Toddler Play Area
9. Adventurous Play Area
10. Improved parking
11. Pedestrian / cycle link path

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