Clare Playing Field was created in 1974 and is run by a trust, the Clare Playing Field Association*. The Pavilion was built in part with a grant of £ 188,786 from the Football Foundation and from a grant from Clare Town Council (a Public Board loan). The Pavilion is available for hire (CO10 8PH).
For hire details and other information, contact the Chair, Gayle Mallows (see list of Councillors).
There is a well established Football Club with senior and junior members.
*Registered Charity Number: 289511 where the accounts may be viewed.