The BAC/EE Preston Social and Sports Association

BAC/EE Social & Sports Association Preston, Lancashire was established in 1962 and over the last 10 years it has undergone a great transformation. Traditionally the club has been supported by two industrial giants in the British Aircraft Corporation (now BAE Systems) and English Electric (now Alstom) hence the traditional club name & logo “BAC/EE” and relied heavily upon levied membership and substantial subsides. The club is a community club widely known has BAC Club.

When these companies withdrew their funding and associated benefits, the club had to change its structure and manage affairs on a more businesslike footing, the club has now secured a thirty five year lease from its landlords with an option for a further ten years

In addition to table tennis, pool, darts and other traditional pastimes. The club is a multi-sport club with vibrant football and cricket clubs, with funding from landlords Newfield Jones Homes and The Football Foundation the club has recently undergone a £500,000 re-development including a new 40m x 20m floodlit multi use games area, a new pavilion with 6 team changing rooms with kitchen and meeting area, plus 2 official changing rooms, drainage to pitches, new car park and club revamp.

The Multi Use Games Area is a 5-A-Side Football Pitch available to hire for those football teams / enthusiasts in and around Preston. The function room, incorporating a large dance floor and kitchen, can also be hired to host Weddings, Birthdays, Parties, Christenings as well as Business Seminars, Meetings and Conferences.