1. INTRODUCTION 7
1.1 BACKGROUND 7
1.2 SOURCES OF INFORMATION 7

2. SUMMARY 9
2.1 SUMMARY 9

3. ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT 12
3.1 GDP 12
3.2 INFLATION & INTEREST RATES 13
3.3 UNEMPLOYMENT 14
3.4 HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION 15
3.5 HOUSING & CONSTRUCTION 15
3.6 STERLING 16
3.7 POPULATION PROFILE 16
3.8 CONCLUSIONS 17

4. ENTERTAINMENT & LEISURE CONSTRUCTION MARKET 18
4.1 INTRODUCTION AND DEFINITION 18
4.2 STRUCTURE 19
4.3 CONSTRUCTION NEW WORK OUTPUT 19

5. SPORTS CONSTRUCTION MARKET 22
5.1 DEFINITION 22
5.2 MARKET OVERVIEW AND FORECASTS 22
5.3 KEY DRIVERS AND INFLUENCES 25
5.3.1 Attendances at Professional /Spectator Sports 25
5.3.2 General Public Sports Activity/Participation 26
5.3.3 Broadcast Rights & Other Private Sector Funding for Professional Sports 27
5.3.4 National Lottery Funding for Sports Programmes 28
5.3.5 Government Funding for Sports Participation Programmes 30

6. PROFESSIONAL SPORTS 32
6.1 DEFINITION 32
6.2 OVERVIEW OF PROFESSIONAL SPORTS 32
6.2.1 Association Football 32
6.2.2 Other Sports 33
6.2.3 National Centres 34
6.3 CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY 2010-2017 35
6.4 MARKET PROSPECTS 37
6.4.1 Football 37

7. SEMI-PROFESSIONAL, AMATEUR AND RECREATIONAL SPORTS CLUBS 40
7.1 INTRODUCTION 40
7.1.1 Football 40
7.1.2 Rugby Union 42
7.2 OVERVIEW OF SEMI-PROFESSIONAL, AMATEUR AND RECREATIONAL SPORTS CLUB PARTICIPATION 42
7.3 SEMI-PROFESSIONAL, AMATEUR AND RECREATIONAL SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 44

8. SPORTS AND LEISURE FACILITIES 47
8.1 DEFINITION 47
8.2 MARKET STRUCTURE 47
8.2.1 Overview 47
8.3 SPORT AND LEISURE FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 48
8.3.1 Leisure and Sports Centres 498.3.2 Private Fitness Clubs /Gyms 50
8.3.3 Other Including Trampolining Centres and Stand-Alone Pools 50

9. SCHOOLS AND HEI SPORT AND LESIURE FACILITIES 52
9.1 INTRODUCTION 52
9.2 EDUCATION SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 53

10. CONTRACTORS 56
10.1 MARKET SHARE 56

Tables and Charts
CHART 1: SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT £M 2012 -2021 9
CHART 2: UK LEISURE & ENTERTAINMENT REVENUES BY SECTOR 2016 10
TABLE 3: GDP DATA - 2015-2017 - KEY CONSTITUENT ELEMENTS 12
CHART 4: INTEREST RATES AND INFLATION (CPI) FROM 2000-2021 14
CHART 5: PDI & SAVINGS RATIO AT CURRENT PRICES 2000-2021 15
TABLE 6: EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS 2013-2019 - STERLING TO THE DOLLAR, AND THE EURO, SPOT RATES 16
CHART 7: UK LEISURE & ENTERTAINMENT REVENUES BY SECTOR 2008, 2013, 2016 19
CHART 8: ENTERTAINMENT AND LEISURE CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTORS OUTPUT AND FORECASTS BY VALUE (£BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 2012 - 2016 20
CHART 9: SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT £M 2011 -2021 23
CHART 10: SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT BY MAIN SECTORS 2016 24
CHART 11: SPECTATOR SPORTS IN THE UK - ATTENDANCES 2016, TOTAL 70 MILLION 25
CHART 12: ONCE A WEEK SPORTS PARTICIPATION LEVELS IN ENGLAND 2005-2006 AND 2014-2016 26
CHART 13: ENGLAND MAIN SPECTATOR SPORTS REVENUES 2016 TOTAL £6 BILLION 27
CHART 14: NATIONAL LOTTERY AWARDS FOR SPORTS SCHEMES 2011 -2016 28
CHART 15: NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING 2010 -2016 BREAKDOWN BY RECIPIENT 29
CHART 16: EXCHEQUER FUNDING FOR SPORT £M 2010/11 - 2017/18 30
CHART 17: EXCHEQUER FUNDING 2010 -2016 BREAKDOWN BY RECIPIENT 31
TABLE 18: GB PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUES -NUMBER OF CLUBS AND RANGES OF STADIUM/GROUND CAPACITIES 32
TABLE 19: RUGBY UNION & RUGBY LEAGUES NUMBER OF CLUBS AND STADIUM MEDIAN CAPACITIES 33
TABLE 20: UK MAJOR RACECOURSES AND STADIUM CAPACITIES 34
CHART 21: PROFESSIONAL SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT £M 2010 -2021 35
CHART 22: UK PROFESSIONAL SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION BY SPORTS BY CONTRACTORS OUTPUT 2011-2017 36
TABLE 23: MAJOR FOOTBALL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT PIPELINE FROM 2017 38
TABLE 24: MAIN DIVISIONS OF SEMI-PROFESSIONAL NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL IN BRITAIN -NUMBER OF CLUBS AND MEDIAN STADIUM CAPACITIES 41
TABLE 25: MAIN DIVISIONS OF SEMI-PROFESSIONAL RUGBY UNION AND IN BRITAIN -NUMBER OF CLUBS AND MEDIAN STADIA CAPACITIES 42
TABLE 26: SEMI-PROFESSIONAL, AMATEUR & RECREATIONAL SPORTS CLUB MEMBERSHIP BY SPORTS TYPE BY MEMBER NUMBERS 43
CHART 27: UK SEMI-PROFESSIONAL, AMATEUR & RECREATIONAL SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 2011 - 2021 44
CHART 28: MEMBERSHIP TRENDS AMONG MAJOR RECREATIONAL SPORTS WITH FACILITIES (E.G. PITCHES, COURTS, CLUBHOUSES/PAVILIONS ETC) 2010/11 -2015/16 45
CHART 29: SEMI-PROFESSIONAL, AMATEUR AND RECREATIONAL SPORTS CLUBS CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 2011-2017 MIX BY TYPES OF CLIENT 45
CHART 30: MARKET MIX BY NUMBER OF CLUBS - PUBLIC/PRIVATE - 2016 (%) 47
CHART 31: UK SPORTS & LEISURE FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 2011 - 2021 48
CHART 32: SPORTS & LEISURE CENTRE CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT BY MAIN SEGMENTS 2014 -2016 49
TABLE 33: UK SCHOOLS BY TYPE AND NUMBER AT JANUARY 2017 52
CHART 34: UK SCHOOL & HEI SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT 2011 - 2021 54
CHART 35: SCHOOL SPORTS FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT BY MAIN SEGMENT 2014 -2016 55
CHART 36: SPORTS FACILITIES PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN 2012 -2017 APPROXIMATE SHARES BY CONTRACTORS OUTPUT 56

Companies Mentioned
- Balfour Beatty
- Willmott Dixon
- Buckingham Group
- ISG Group
- Sir Robert McAlpine
- Morgan Sindall
- Kier Group and Bowmer & Kirkland etc