‘The report of the UEFA GROW SROI (Social Return on Investment) program shows, for instances a value generated by soccer activities in Scotland of €1.42 bn. The direct economic impact amounts to more than €227m, over €340m in social benefits and a preventative health spend of almost €794m from the grassroots game.’ UEFA Direct Issue 183 – access paper at


List of Sports Clubs in Ashbourne and environs:

Boxing , badminton, judo, karate. Handball , bowling, archery, indoor football . gym , maybe even a swimming pool also meeting rooms for local groups such as dance groups – there’s no end to the Sporting interests that will emerge when the facilities are there.