What is CACSSA?

Welcome to the Cotswold Area Civil Service Sports Association (CACSSA), a local sports and leisure club which provides outstanding sports facilities and other amenities.  Previously known as the Cheltenham Area, the club is well established and has been at its current site for over 50 years. It is known locally as the “civvy club” or simply CACSSA (pronounced “kaxa”) for short.

On weekdays CACSSA is also a conference centre, with rooms available for hire for business conferences, meetings and seminars. In evenings and weekends CACSSA can be booked for a wide range of social events. See hire us for all options.

On-site sports at the CACSSA club include archery, cricket, football, rugby, skittles, squash and tennis.  There are affiliated sailing and golf clubs. See sport clubs for all associated clubs.

CACSSA Clubhouse & Bars

The CACSSA clubhouse and bars are open daily. See opening times for more information.


Upcoming Events & Socials

Upcoming Events

See What’s On for all events and socials.

Nov 2018

Stained Glass Christmas Workshop – 23/11/2018

A perfect pre-Christmas workshop to make a stained glass robin or an angel.

Birmingham Christmas Market Trip – 24/11/2018

A Christmas market trip to Birmingham being run by our friends at HASSRA

Bath Christmas Market Coach Trip *SOLD OUT* – 25/11/2018

Get into the Christmas spirit with a coach trip to the Bath Christmas markets, at a fantastic subsidised rate for members.

Upcoming Socials

See What’s On for all events and socials.

Nov 2018

Cheltenham Races - The November Meeting – 18/11/2018 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


There are a number of sports clubs affiliated with CACSSA. On-site sports available include archery, cricket, football, ladies hockey, skittles, squash, tennis and rugby. Off-site sports include bowls, golf and sailing. See sports clubs page for more information on them.