Throughout the project we have been committed to creating a place for everyone, a place which is open and accessible to all, and a stadium with purpose at its core. However, we continue to focus on delivering community and social legacy facilities.
A PLACE FOR THE COMMUNITY
- 2,500 sqft of classroom space for our Development Academy providing tailored education solutions for NEETs, ‘pre-NEETs’ and other children and young adults struggling with mainstream education.
- Chef Academy focusing on those generally graduating from our Development Academy and typically having social needs, using our spare BOH kitchen capacity to provide a chef qualification
- Apprenticeships covering Operations, Commercial, Catering, Hospitality
- 3,000 sqft of non-matchday workspace for charities and not-for-profit organisations struggling with city rents or finding space elsewhere in the city
- Provision of playing surface for community use with support in terms of changing room facilities.
A PLACE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS
- City centre EV hub in Bath’s greenest car park, support Clean Air Zone objectives and reduces Bath and North East Somerset Council’s costs.
- Overnight EV charging for local residents.
- Cycle Club provision of 150 cycle rack spaces and shower/ changing facilities.
- Wellness and participation strategy aligned with Bath and North East Somerset Council’s and sport England.
- Car parking outside historic core, pedestrianisation and economic vitality.
- Clean and green design opportunities in core design.
A PLACE WHICH INSPIRES
Having a Premiership, and as we believe and hope a Championship winning Premiership Club, in the heart of a city of 80,000 people is unique. This can be a source of pride for all
Largest congregation of people in the city at the intersection of the North and South sides of the city. A purposeful development, delivering significant community benefit, is the right example for the Club to be setting.
A PLACE FOR THE CITY’S ECONOMY
- £31m incremental GVA in Bath and North East Somerset from construction.
- £10m incremental GVA p.a for the city, total of £1.5bn over the life of the lease.
- c. £0.5m Bath Rec Ltd rent payable per annum.
- 150 FTE construction jobs and up to 100 FTE jobs thereafter.
A PLACE FOR EVERYONE
- Riverside regeneration and new riverside placemaking
- Removal of the radial gate
- Provision of public access toilets 365 days per annum including Changing Places designated accessibility toilet and changing facility