Newark Sports Association reveal green space deficit of 41 football pitches in Newark
Developments on green space in Newark could create a deficit the size of 41 full-sized football pitches, according to Newark Sports Association (NSA).
Planning applications for the Yorke Drive and Lincoln Road Playing Field development and the Chestnut Avenue/Cedar Avenue playing field development have been submitted to Newark and Sherwood District Council.
Research from the NSA found there was already a shortage of 210,700 square metres, equivalent to 32.4 football pitches.
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