Issue details

Future of Entry Hill and the Approach Golf Courses

A decision on the future use of the Entry Hill Golf Course site.

A consultation has been completed which welcomed opinions on a range of options including but not limited to an urban mountain bike park, a community growing space, outdoor education or continuing to provide a golf course.

Use of Entry Hill golf course has declined over the past several years and the council wants to attract a larger number of people to enjoy open-air activity at this important site that forms part of Bath’s World Heritage Site designation.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/02/2020

Decision Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: 22 Jul 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Community Services

Lead director: Director Environment

Contact: Marc Higgins, Business Development Manager Email: Tel: 01225 396423.

Consultation process

Online survey with over 3000 responses. 2 consultation events held at Odd Down Sports Ground. Discussions with a range of stakeholders and interested parties.


General public, Ward Councillors, Cabinet Member for Communities, a range of stakeholders.

EFP Reference: E3201


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