This is what the syllabus asks you to know How urban and rural areas are used for leisure.
- Advantages and disadvantages of leisure use for both local residents and leisure users.
- The impacts of increasing leisure use on rural honeypots.
- Positive and negative impacts of major sporting events on localities.
- Study of one location where leisure use is managed and the effectiveness of the
We have studied Lyndhurst in the New Forest as a honeypot site and the Rugby world Cup as a sports event (we also looked at the Glastonbury festival which is excellent on managing the impacts in a sustainable way.)
The homework you were asked to do on Glastonbury is here. Glastonbury Festival homework
Use your notes and work in your exercise books as well. Break down the ideas into
1/ advantages and disadvantages of the leisure activities (ie their impacts) and you could also look at whether these are social, environmental and/or physical.
2/ How people have managed these issues. what strategies have they used to improve the situation?