Kells Amatuer Rugby League – Welfare Pitch Improvement

Kells Amateur Rugby League Club were awarded a grant to erect a galvanised barrier system around the rugby field on Kells Welfare Pitch. This was to enable residents from Kells and the surrounding area the opportunity to participate and volunteer in sport and physical activity in a safe environment whilst also offering a safe environment for spectators watching the game.
The completion of the barrier allowed Kells ARLFC to meet the RFL criteria for playing in the national Conference League, it helped them attract more people to participate and watch various club activities


  • 1 Hectare of open space improved
  • 1 improved sports facility
  • 240 local people with access to community sport facilities


  • Raising the aspirations of young people in the community who will continue to play and maintain their health and wellbeing
  • Strengthening and sustaining the community
  • Raising the aspirations of the community