Finding and Protecting the Carnegie Playing Fields
Author: Douglas White and Alison McCann
The Search For 900 Historic Playing Fields
In the 1920s and 30s the Carnegie UK Trust gave grants of over £200,000 to help establish 900 playing fields across the UK and Ireland. But no central record of these fields were kept. Download this report to read about the UK’s Carnegie Playing Fields and find out more about our new pilot project, which has found 14 ‘lost’ Carnegie Playing Fields.
Our new #FieldFinders campaign is encouraging local communities to try and find their own Carnegie Playing Field. There are improvement grants of £5,000 to be won. For more information visit our campaign page.
Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 December 2019
The Trustees present their report and accounts of the Trust for the year ended 31 December 2019.Read More
Fear and Loaning – The Impact of Covid-19 on affordable credit providers serving financially vulnerable customers
This report is based on results from a rapid response survey undertaken by Community Finance Solutions at the University of...Read More