Activity centres

Watersports Centre Options Appraisal and Market Assessment

Watersports Centre Options Appraisal and Market Assessment

Working for a Trust, we were commissioned to carry out a watersports centre options appraisal for a quarry site to assess the opportunity of introducing a watersports centre and associated water sports uses. Our work included: Carrying out a site assessment and review...

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Residential Activity Centre, Impact Assessment

Residential Activity Centre, Impact Assessment

Client: Youth Organisation Working with a leading youth organisation which manages a residential activity centre we were commissioned to advise on the impact which a nearby development would have on the business operation. This included a detailed programme of primary...

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Economic Feasibility Study Stanley Park Lake, Blackpool

Economic Feasibility Study Stanley Park Lake, Blackpool

Client: Blackpool Council Stanley Park Lake sits within a 260-acre public park that was designed by Thomas Mawson & Sons in 1922 and built-in 1926. The park is Grade II listed and has been voted by the public as ‘UK’s Best Park’ at the annual Fields in Trust...

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Coastal Watersports Feasibility Study, Hartlepool

Coastal Watersports Feasibility Study, Hartlepool

Planning Solutions Consulting was commissioned by Hartlepool Borough Council to carry out a feasibility study for a coastal watersports hub. The regeneration of Hartlepool is established as a key strategic priority of the council with the aim of bringing wealth...

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Feasibility Study Calshot Activities Centre, Hampshire

Feasibility Study Calshot Activities Centre, Hampshire

Client: Hampshire County Council PSC worked with the senior management team at Calshot Activities Centre, one of the south coast’s leading multi-use activity centres. Our work is focussed on identifying and assessing product development opportunities for the internal...

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Outdoor Activities Feasibility Study, Vale of Glamorgan

Outdoor Activities Feasibility Study, Vale of Glamorgan

Client: Vale of Glamorgan Council The Vale of Glamorgan Council commission Planning Solutions Consulting to carry out a feasibility study into viable commercial opportunities related to the outdoor activity marketplace. The commercial feasibility study identified and...

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Feasibility study to reopen a residential activity centre

Feasibility study to reopen a residential activity centre

We worked with a private sector investor and developer to assess the opportunity of reopening a closed residential activity centre in England. The work focussed on: Carrying out an assessment of the previous operation to identify the key strengths, weaknesses,...

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Beach Club Feasibility Study, Ramsgate

Beach Club Feasibility Study, Ramsgate

Client: Thanet District Council PSC led a study to assess the feasibility of developing a Beach Club providing wet and dry side activities in Ramsgate. The work focused on addressing four interconnecting stages: Defining the concept, particularly the range and mix of...

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Devil’s Elbow Activity Centre, Lancashire

Devil’s Elbow Activity Centre, Lancashire

Client: Ribble Valley Leisure Limited Working as activity centre consultants PSC were appointed by the landowner to advise on the potential end operators for a 19 acre site of woodland, and pastureland set in the Ribble Valley. The proposal included: A treetop aerial...

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Aerial adventure – Business Planning, Leicestershire

Aerial adventure – Business Planning, Leicestershire

Working with our sister company we prepared the business plan to support the development of a high ropes experience within the grounds at CONKERS, a paid admission visitor attraction. The adventure includes: High ropes with 15 aerial sections to complete – with...

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Wibit Business Planning, near Cirencester

Wibit Business Planning, near Cirencester

Wibit represents the latest innovation in waterbased leisure experiences. Working with our sister company we carried out an analysis to assess the opportunity to introduce a Wibit activity experience in the Cotswolds Country Park and Beach, which they operate. This...

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