King George V Playing Fields

Unknown · King George V Playing Fields, Off Stafford Road Bloxwich Walsall WS3 3NJ

Listed as ACV This asset has been listed as an Asset of Community Value

Nominated by Unknown on Mon 15 September 2014

Listing expires Sunday 27 October 2019

Updates

  • Nominated as ACV on Mon 15 September 2014 by Walsall Borough Council

  • The Panel considered that the property was :- (a) Within the Council's area; (b) Nominated by an eligible body; (c) Not within any category of property (d) of community value as there was clear evidence that the land is used principally for purposes which further the social wellbeing and social interests of the local community, and that it is realistic to think it can continue to be so used. The panel noted that the application form provided evidence that the land is of community value because it is currently used for sports and recreational purposes and furthers the social wellbeing and social interests of the local community and evidence was provided on the form that the following community activities and services are provided from the playing fields; the playing fields is currently being used by Bloxwich Rugby Football Club, Bloxwich Rangers Football Club and Bloxwich Cricket Club has a venue. The playing fields is used by local residents for informal leisure - dog walkers, joggers and families on walks. The playing fields is used for annual organised events - Bloxwich Carnival etc.

    Listed as ACV on Mon 27 October 2014 by Walsall Borough Council