The Pitch

MediaCityUK’s sporting facility offers a floodlit all weather pitch to enjoy 5 aside football or netball. The Pitch is open daily from Monday to Sunday (excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day, when The Pitch will be closed).



The Pitch bookings made but not fulfilled will not be entitled to a refund. Customers wishing to change or cancel their booking must do so 48 hours before the start time of the your booking to obtain a full refund. Where bookings are cancelled by The Pitch management due to adverse weather conditions causing a risk to customers safety, customers will be entitled to a full refund. Please email: to confirm your refund is being processed.


All payments are processed by third party provider Booking Bug. The MediaCityUK website links to the Booking Bug page where payment is securely taken. If you would prefer to make a payment directly via Booking Bug please visit: 


GBP Only.


Peel Media Facilities Ltd, The Greenhouse, MediaCityUK, Salford, M50 2EQ


Peel Dome, The Trafford Centre, Manchester, M17 8PL

Company Registration Number: 07594745, Enquiries: 0161 886 5300, Contact Email:


1. The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area are operated and managed by  Peel Media Facilities Limited, The Greenhouse, MediaCityUK, M50 2EQ

2. The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area will only be open at the following times:

Monday - Saturday: 8am to 10pm

Sunday & Bank Holidays: 10am to 8pm

**Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day**

No sports activities must take place at The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area outside of these times.  Please ensure that you leave The Pitch at the end of your booking.

3. All sports activities must be paid for in full using the online booking system at

4. Bookings can be made up to 4 weeks in advance and last for a maximum of 1 hour, which will include change over time. Please arrive on time and vacate after your hour slot.

5. Anyone under the age of 16 who wishes to make a booking for The Pitch must be supervised by an adult.

6. If you wish to hire netball equipment, this must be included in your online booking for an additional £5 charge.  Equipment can be collected at The Permit Office along with your access key. All equipment should be returned in the same condition it was provided in. Any damaged or missing equipment will be charged accordingly. A list of charges can be found online.

7. All payments are non-transferable.

8. The Pitch bookings made but not fulfilled will not be entitled to a refund.

9. During extenuating circumstances when bookings need to be changed due to other commitments, you must login to your account and change the booking by no later than 48 hours before the start time of your booking.

10. If a booking has to be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions, you will receive a full refund or the option to re-book. Our policy is to play come what may, but in extreme cases of bad weather that could cause a risk to our customer’s safety The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area will be closed. This will be communicated via email.  It is your responsibility to ensure that the contact details that you provide upon sign up are correct.

11. We regret that we cannot accept liability or pay compensation for cancellation or reduction of service due to acts beyond our control. Such acts of force majeure would include: war, threats or acts of terrorism, fire, flood or natural disaster or any similar force majeure events outside our control.

12. Each participant assumes all risks inherent to sporting activity. To the fullest extent permitted by law, PMFL will not accept any responsibility or liability for any loss (whether direct, indirect, consequential, special, or otherwise), personal injury, death, or other circumstances suffered as a result of participation in any activity at The Pitch or The Pitch Practice Area, other than that caused by negligence or breach of duty by PMFL. PMFL does not recommend, guarantee or accept liability for the performance (or lack thereof) of any obligations of third parties such as hotels or facilities providers

Usage of The Pitch & The Pitch Practice Area

1. You must check in at The Permit Office to gain access to The Pitch. Customers must bring along their customer e-mail confirmation to receive access.

2. The Pitch facility is for the sole use of the person(s) booking that activity. Please ensure that you arrive on time for the start of your designated booked time slot and vacate once that time is over.  Please allow 15 minutes before your booking to collect the access key and equipment from The Permit Office.

3. The Pitch Practice Area is free for use on a first come first serve basis. Please note this is a small practice facility and not a suitable space for a team activity.

4. The correct attire must be worn at all times for each of the sporting activities. Trainers or astro shoes are permitted. Blades, metal or screw studs are strictly forbidden.

5. Peel Media Facilities Limited and The Permit Office accept no responsibility for customers actions when using The Pitch. If you injure someone or damage something it is your responsibility. You can add most sports to your household insurance. Damage to equipment may result in a charge.

6. The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area is a MediaCityUK community environment and we wish to keep it that way. Customers are required to:

  • - respect the etiquette of their chosen activity. This will not only help you enjoy the game but improves your safety during it.
  • - respect other users of MediaCityUK, including residents, when using, leaving and arriving at The Pitch and please keep noise to a minimum

Failure to comply with the above may result in the suspension of your account & limited access to future bookings, at the discretion of MediaCityUK Operations and Security team.

7. CCTV is in operation & any act of damage towards The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area will not be tolerated. Customers caught carrying out such actions will be banned from the venue.

8. Food and alcoholic drinks are not allowed on The Pitch or The Pitch Practice Area.

9. PMFL reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions by publishing the amended Terms and Conditions on its website at Any amendments will have immediate effect on publication unless otherwise specified.


The Pitch Practice area is available for free use on a first come first serve basis. The facility offers a basketball net and small tarmac area for practicing, but is not a suitable space for a team activity. 

Please note:

  • - All users of The Pitch and The Pitch Practice Area must adhere to and accept the facilities Terms & Conditions below before playing.
  • - All users will need to collect an access key and netball equipment from The Permit Office (in loading bay opposite Booths).
  • - No showers or changing facilities are provided for The Pitch but a toilet will be available at The Open Centre, during the hours of 7am-7pm. 
  • - Trainers or astro shoes are permitted. Blades, metal or screw studs are strictly forbidden.

Please respect the surrounding facilities and residents, by keeping noise to a minimum and removing any litter generated during your session in the nearby bins. 


Each 1 hour session at The Pitch costs £35 for football or netball (£40 for netball with kit).   All bookings must be made online and payment received before accessing The Pitch.   Nets and posts will be provided for both sports, with additional netball equipment (bibs and balls) also available to hire online.

Opening Times

Monday to Saturday 8am to 10pm (bookings on the hour, every hour, lasting for 1 hour)

Sunday & Bank Holidays 10am to 8pm (bookings on the hour, every hour, lasting for 1 hour)

**The Pitch will be closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day**