Ten years ago ... Work begins on £1.5m project at Skegness sports facility

Starting work on the new clubhouse at Wainfleet Road Playing Fields 10 years ago.
Starting work on the new clubhouse at Wainfleet Road Playing Fields 10 years ago.

Work began on a new clubhouse at the Wainfleet Road Playing Fields, in Skegness, 10 years ago.

The new facility would boast fully equipped, modern changing rooms, officials’ changing rooms, a function room, educational training facilities, tea room, laundry room, manager’s office and first aid point.

The £1.5 million project had been funded by East Lindsey District Council, Skegness Town Council, the Football Association, the Rugby Football Union, the Football Foundation, Sport England and The Sports Association.