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Meadowfield Leisure Centre

Whether it's fitness, sport or family fun that inspires your visit, Meadowfield Leisure Centre has a range of activities including gym, exercise classes, squash and a 3G pitch.

Price changes 

From 1 October 2015 prices are changing in our leisure centres. To find out about this and other changes please check our leisure centre changes page.


Whatever your level of fitness, or your goals, in our gym you can exercise in a way that best suits you. Our friendly gym staff will help you develop a training programme and, with ongoing support, we'll help you achieve your goals. 

Contact us to book a gym tour today.


Join today and enjoy a fully inclusive health and fitness package offering use of the gym, steam room and exercise classes. You can also take out a top-up package to include free swimming at Freeman's Quay Leisure Centre

Choose a membership - contact us for more information. 

GX exercise classes

Whether you want to stretch and tone, go high energy to burn calories or invigorate yourself with a mind and body experience, there's a GX exercise class to suit all.

View the latest Meadowfield Leisure Centre GX group exercise class timetable (PDF, 179kb).

Courts and pitches

Smash, score or slam dunk to victory when you hire our sports hall or courts. Book today and enjoy a game of badminton, basketball, football, netball, short tennis, squash or table tennis. A 3G outdoor floodlit pitch is also available. 

Children and young people 

Gym membership for young people, martial arts classes, outdoor play area, skatepark and holiday activities - there's lots for your family to do. 

Children's parties 

Leap and jump into your birthday with a bouncy castle party. A variety of exclusive packages are available. 

Hire a room 

Host your meeting, event, sport or club activity in our sports ha;; or activity room and we'll include room set up for free. 

Opening times and location

Monday8.00am - 10.00pm
Tuesday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Wednesday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Thursday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Friday8.00am - 10.00pm 
Saturday9.00am - 5.30pm 
Sunday9.00am - 5.30pm 
Public HolidaysClosed


  • online booking
  • cardio gym
  • strength and conditioning area
  • weights area
  • steam room (16+ only)
  • sports hall
  • two squash courts
  • activities room 
  • 3G outdoor floodlit pitch 
  • male and female changing rooms (with hairdryers)
  • lockers - 20p non-refundable 
  • sport equipment hire 
  • disabled changing room 
  • baby change
  • vending machines selling snack and cold drinks 
  • private physiotherapist 
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