History of Facilities

History of Development Works and Expansion of Facilities at Shiven Rovers F.C.


1996 Purchase of 4 acre site.
1997 Purchased adjacent site

Phase 1 Development Work

1998 Works commenced on the two sites with an emphasis on getting one pitch
fit for purpose. Levelling and drainage work began.

1999 Developed two full size playing pitches.

2000 Fenced pitches and built stone walled main entrance.

2002-2003 Stand, Car-Park, Dressing rooms and toilet facilities built.

2004 Built 44m x 23m Astro Turf Pitch & Floodlit.

2005 Expanded facility to include upstairs dressing rooms, meeting room
and toilet.

2006 Official opening of facilities in May.
Flood lit main pitch and ceremony for switching on lights in November.


Phase 2 Development Works
2007 Building Development Phase 2 started and Car Park No 2.

2008 Gym and Meeting Room constructed and officially opened.

2009 Developed 2 Training Pitches.

2010 Constructed Machinery/Storage Shed.

2011 Further expansion to include the purchase 3 acres adjacent to grounds.

2012 Developed 3rd playing pitch

2013 Developed a Training Pitch and built sand storage area.

2014 Developed Car Park No 3 and flood light training Pitch

2015 Shop and BBQ area built.

2016 Boundary Fencing of Pitch No. 2 & 3 and upgrading (sanding) main pitch.