Crumlin Recreation Centre

This Project was for a major extension to provide new sports halls, refurbishment of existing buildings, 3G synthetic pitches, car parking and associated external works at Crumlin Community Centre.

The Sports Hall accommodates netball, badminton, 5 aside football and basketball, the minor Hall hosts gymnastic, exercise and activity classes.

The Fitness suite features the latest hi tech equipment, the centre also has IT equipment and catering facilities.

Key Features:

  • Sports Hall
  • Minor Hall
  • Fitness Suite
  • Changing Rooms
  • Refurbished Community Centre
  • GROW building (Community meeting and education facility)
  • Car parking and landscaping
  • 2 new 3G synthetic pitches – 1 single, 1 double
  • Client BREEAM and CEEQUAL target ratings achieved
  • Construction was phased in order to maintain the existing sporting and community facilities at the centre as far as possible throughout the work
  • Tight control of Health and Safety led to zero accidents or incidents on site during construction
  • A specialist subcontractor installed the two new 3G synthetic pitches


Key Project Information
Architect WDR & RT Taggart
Value £4m
Duration 52 weeks
Extra Information
Location Antrim Borough Council
Sectors Sports and Leisure
There is no doubt that the new Crumlin Leisure Centre provides the community with the opportunity to engage in a wide range of sport and physical activity. We are extremely proud of the new facility, but it could not have been achieved without … the project team of WDR & RT Taggart, Hawthorne Consulting, Semple McKillop and Woodvale Construction
Councillor Brian Graham, Mayor of Antrim