We at DK are all rightfully proud of the facilities we have and enjoy. There can’t be many amateur clubs in the country that can boast 22 acres of land, plus the Scout ground, 3 senior pitches, a training pitch, (all of these with floodlights), dedicated youth team pitches from Under 6 to Under 13, a wonderful clubhouse and 9 team changing rooms plus a referee’s changing room. But it wasn’t always like this!

In 1920, when we were formed, we played at the Harper, Sons & Bean Ltd sports ground. In 1921 we moved to the Dudley County Ground at Castle gate Dudley. In 1926 we moved to our own ground at Penzer Street in Kingswinford.

The following extracts from a programme for the opening of Heathbrook in September 1963 explain: