F.I.T. Planning and Design for Outdoor Sport and Play

FIT_PlanDesignFormerly the Six Acre Standard, this new edition provides guidance on FIT’s widely-endorsed policy on the minimum standards for play and recreation space. Produced in a binder format.
Planning and Design for Outdoor Sport and Play is a one stop shop for those involved in providing facilities for outdoor sport and play, directed at both formal and informal use by all sections of the community. This includes developers; planners; leisure sport and play professionals; lawyers;surveyors and land agents; manufacturers and uppliers of sports and play equipment and facilities; landscape architects and, last but not least, the public at large. the publication concentrates on planning, particularly on standards and policy, and design principles and practice.
Planning and Design for Outdoor Sport and Play contains the following chapters:

  •  Planning Policy and the Legal Framework
  •  The Sustainability Agenda
  •  The New Approach
  •  Planning and Design Principles
  •  The Design of Outdoor Play and Sport Facilities
  •  Safeguarding Facilities for the Future

You can purchase a copy from The Fields in Trust website or there seems to be a freely downloadable copy here.

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