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Highfields Sports Complex

The Highfields Sports Complex was opened by England Rugby star, Brian Moore in 2010. Home to two pavilions, a large conference room, two meeting rooms, six changing rooms and dual-aspect balconies for spectators.

Opened by England rugby legend and alumnus Brian Moore in 2010, the Highfields Sports Complex offers top sporting and conferencing facilities.

The Highfields Sports Complex has two pavilions including the rugby ball shaped, Vaughn Parry Williams Pavilion, offering a large conference room, two meeting rooms, six changing rooms and dual aspect balconies for spectators. Playing fields provide courts and pitches for football, rugby, cricket, tennis and netball.

Located adjacent to Highfields Sports Complex is the Nottingham Hockey Centre which includes a University-owned international standard water-based hockey pitch as well as a further three artificial pitches. The Nottingham Tennis Centre is also a short walk away.

Facilties include:

Vaughn Parry Williams Pavillion

  • large conference room 
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • 6 changing rooms
  • officials' changing rooms
  • first aid room
  • dual-aspect balconies 
  • car parking 

Highfields Playing Fields

  • 8 grass football pitches
  • 3 rugby pitches
  • 2 cricket squares
  • 3 tennis courts
  • 2 netball courts
  • additional 13 changing rooms
  • additional officials' changing

Nottingham Hockey Centre

  • international-standard water-based hockey pitch owned by the University
  • partnership with Nottingham Hockey Centre facilities
  • car parking