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.


Upcoming Events & Socials

Upcoming Events

See What’s On for all events and socials.

Apr 2018

Tower of London Day Trip – 20/04/2018

Fancy a trip to the Tower?  This is a great chance for you and up to 3 guests to have a great day out on Friday 20 April 2018 FREE OF CHARGE.  The only cost is a small contribution to help cover the coach hire. 

Jun 2018

Inter-Departmental Offshore Regatta – 03/06/2018 - 08/06/2018

CCSSA is planing to enter at least one yacht into the Civil Service Sailing Association (CSSA) IDOR race.

Aug 2018

CACSSA trip to Shrek the Musical in Bristol – 16/08/2018

A real “must-see”.  Shrek the Musical is playing at the Hippodrome in Bristol and CACSSA is running a trip on Thursday the 16th August.

Upcoming Socials

See What’s On for all events and socials.

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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.