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Sports Centres

Volume 889: debated on Wednesday 9 April 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will list in the Official Report the sports centres in Wales which have been opened during 1973–74 and 1974 –75, together with the extent of Government financial assistance for each project.

The Sports Council for Wales informs me that the following sports centres in Wales were opened:


  • Abertillery Sports Centre.
  • Plas Madoc Leisure Centre.
  • Bridgend Recreation Centre.
  • Ebbw Vale Leisure Centre.


  • Abercynon Sports Centre.
  • Abergavenny Leisure Centre.
  • Bedwas Community College and Leisure Centre.
  • Flint Sports Centre.
  • Castell Alun Sports Centre.
  • Plas Arthur Sports Centre.
  • old Sports Centre.
  • Pembroke Sports Centre.
  • Rhyl Sports and Recreation Centre.
  • Cwmbran (Tartan Track).

The cost of local authority sports centres is met from the locally determined sector. The Cwmbran Tartan Track also received grant aid of £30,000 from the Sports Council for Wales.