Mayfield’s new Community Playground opens at the MRA!

Mayfield Community Playground

The Mayfield Recreational Association is delighted to announce that the new playground is now open! We’d like to thank Marna for their three years of consulting, fundraising and negotiating planning decisions that it took to get the playground up and running. We are so pleased that finally Mayfield children have somewhere to meet and play … Read more

Moy Park donates £15000 to MRA

moy park

Moy Park has donated £15,000 to the Mayfield Recreational Association. They received the funding through Moy Park’s Community Support Fund which was established in 2020 to support organisations local to its operations across Europe. Mayfield Recreation Association provides outdoor and sporting facilities for children, young people, and adults in and around the village of Mayfield … Read more

A Winning Night at the Races

race night

It was another first for Mayfield, the first time horse racing has been to the village. But this was not horse racing like we have at Uttoxeter where you are standing outside on a chilly day with a pair of binoculars to see horses start off from across a very large field. This was horse … Read more

Defibrillator installed at Mayfield Pavilion

defibrillator at Mayfield Recreational Association

The Mayfield Recreational Association (MRA) now has a defibrillator next to the playing fields. The equipment could mean the difference between life and death to walkers and users of the MRA. During the 2020 Euros, Danish footballer Christian Eriksen collapsed with a cardiac arrest and only survived due to being resuscitated on the pitch. This … Read more

Live Music with Dogs on Bees – 30 October – all proceeds to the playground

dogs on bees

30 October 2021 Dogs on Bees Band, Mayfield Memorial Hall. Doors open 7.30 pm. Band on at 8.30 pm. Tickets just £6 from All proceeds going to the playground fund. The band play great covers like: Are you gonna be my girl (Jet), Valerie (Amy Winehouse), Walking on Sunshine (Katrina and the Waves), Mr … Read more

Mayfield village fair raises over £2300 for the playground fund

mayfield summer fair 2021

The sun shone on Saturday and hundreds of people from Mayfield and Ashbourne made their way to the MRA playing fields for the village summer fair. With over 30 stalls, games, dog show, shire horses and mantrailing demo – there was plenty to keep everyone entertained. Alder Carr Farm of Church Mayfield provided a brilliant … Read more