A grassroots sports award has been given to a school for having some of the best facilities for sports in the whole capital.

Christ’s College Finchley in Barnet has won the online booking agency, MylocalPitch’s Outstanding Sports Facility Award.

MyLocalPitch is an online platform for players who want to find and book sports venues in London.

The award is determined by MyLocalPitch users who rated the venue based on pitch quality, amenities and customer experience.

Jamie Foale, Co-Founder of MyLocalPitch, said: “Christ’s College Finchley plays an active role in the community and the venue facilities are top class.

"Sport lovers have a incredible choice of activities to choose from.

"The school should be proud of its commitment to providing places to enjoy sport.”

Assistant school leisure and sports manager Michael Garrett said: “Christ’s College Finchley is an amazing venue for sports and the local community are making the most of the facilities on offer.

"We are lucky to have such a dedicated team who are focused on providing great customer service for our bookings.”