January 5, 2021

In line with Government advice, the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre is currently closed. The health and well-being of both our staff and valued customers is paramount. We have a social responsibility to everyone in the local community to take action to protect ourselves and others. For those of you who have Direct Debit Memberships […]

December 31, 2020

From 31st December the Sports Centre will be operating under Tier 3 Government guidance until further notice. What this means: You can take part in organised sport and physical activity outdoors with any number of people. However, you should avoid contact in training and, for some sports, avoid contact in all activities. Gyms and sports […]

December 28, 2020

From 26th December the Sports Centre will be operating under Tier 2 Government guidance until further notice. What this means: Organised indoor sport (including team and individual sport), can only take place where there is no mixing between households. This means that people from the same household or support bubble can take part in sport […]

November 24, 2020

We are delighted with the Government announcement that grassroots sport, activity and leisure facilities will be allowed to open from 3rd December. Organised sport and physical activity will return under all tiers, though we expect there to be specific guidance for contact activities. Gyms and leisure facilities will also reopen across the country and there […]

November 2, 2020

*LOCKDOWN UPDATE* With the latest lockdown update delivered by the Government on Saturday 31st October we will regrettably be closing our doors to the public from Thursday 5th November until 2nd December. We will be contacting all hirers and members this week regarding gym memberships and forthcoming bookings. As with the last lockdown all gym […]

September 23, 2020

The RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is the most awarded lifeguard qualification in the United Kingdom and Ireland and is also internationally recognised. The NPLQ is an excellent starting point for anyone looking for a career in the leisure industry. The NPLQ course is a minimum of 36 hours long followed by a […]

September 11, 2020

Following the Government announcement yesterday we have the following update regarding ‘The rule of Six’: “We have sought clarity on what the latest Government announcement means for sport and physical activity, and while social gatherings of more than six people will be banned in England from 14 September, the government has confirmed that organised sports […]

August 19, 2020

Our Sports centre will be re-opening in a phased approach from 1st September with the following facilities open from 1st September: Sports Hall Gym Squash courts Astro *Bookings for all ‘Pay as you Go’ activities will be taken from 1st September. The Studio will remain closed for the time being as the space does not allow for […]

July 28, 2020

After Government announcements about the reopening of certain leisure facilities on 25th July we have made the decision to remain closed at this time. We are currently working towards re opening in September and will update everybody with more details in mid August.