About Abbey Leisure Centre
Abbey Leisure Centre is home to a state-of-the-art gym featuring the latest Technogym kit, including a virtual cycling and multi-purpose studio. A specialist Move Hub including power-assisted equipment for those who need some help to get moving.
Plus, there’s Abbey Adventure, a fun filled play area with soft play, trampolines and a Tag Zone to keep the kids entertained for hours.
Round up a visit with a coffee, cake or meal in the centre’s thrive kitchen.
Whatever your level of fitness, or your goal, we can help support you to on your fitness journey. Whether it’s getting started or taking on your next challenge, our gym staff can develop a programme that works for you.
Abbey gym has recently been refurbished and installed with the latest Technogym equipment, comprising 80 pieces of equipment from cardio, strength and functional equipment such as Olympic half racks, a power rack, leg press and other plate-loaded strength equipment. Plus, screens to guide your technique/form and more.
All of our equipment links to the Technogym app so you can track your training, stay in touch with your instructors, receive programmes, join online classes and even link to your fitness tracker.
Monday – 6.30am to 9.00pm
Tuesday – 6.30am to 9.00pm
Wednesday – 6.30am to 9.00pm
Thursday – 6.30am to 9.00pm
Friday – 6.30am to 9.00pm
Saturday – 7.00am to 5.00pm
Sunday – 7.00am to 5.00pm
Our leisure centre has a range of exercise classes to suit your needs, whether you’re new to exercising, it’s been a while, or you attend regularly.
Exercise classes are a fun way to get active, with the benefits of an instructor to guide you through the routine with helpful hints and tips along the way. We offer a range of classes suitable for all levels of fitness and abilities.
The fitness studios at Abbey Leisure Centre have recently been refurbished and now include a multi-use and virtual fitness studio.
The virtual studio features a purpose-built group cycling experience where you can take part in a personally tracked session, a virtual class or a FreeBeats instructor lead class, all with visuals, sounds and lighting effects.
The multi-use studio is home to a whole host of other classes from dance to Tai Chi, there’s something for everyone.
We all know the benefits of being active, but sometimes we need a little help to get started. Move is about supporting you on your journey to get moving. Whether you’re looking for advice to stay motivated, social activities, easy classes or interested in a membership in the Move Hub, our programme offers a range of opportunities which are at the right level for you.
Our Move Hub is installed with the latest power assisted equipment to give users a helping hand and is suitable for people who need support to get moving or those who are recovering from an illness and need support to be more active. The equipment is simple to use and offers a safe and comfortable exercise with an assistive action to help you move for longer. Our staff are on hand to discuss your fitness goals and help you to get started, we’ll also support you throughout your journey.
The Move Hub supports:
- aerobic exercise, which is important to support with every day activities such as walking – improving aerobic fitness has multiple benefits and can reduce the risks of heart disease, stroke and high blood pressure
- muscular strength, which is important for everyday activities such as carrying shopping and household chores – maintaining muscular strength can support you to maintain an independent lifestyle
- balance, which can be improved through regular exercise and can reduce the risk of falls and injury
- flexibility, which is important for a range of every day activities. Good flexibility helps to decrease the risk of musculoskeletal pain and injury
- social wellbeing, which is important for a positive outlook on life – our Move Hub supports social interaction with friendly staff on hand to help you along the way
Monday – 8.00am to 3.00pm and 4.00pm to 7.00pm
Tuesday – 8.00am to 3.00pm and 4.00pm to 7.00pm
Wednesday – 8.00am to 3.00pm and 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Thursday – 8.00am to 3.00pm and 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Friday – 8.00am to 3.00pm and 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Saturday – 9.00am to 1.00pm
Sunday – 9.00am to 1.00pm
Book an appointment or tour of Abbey Leisure Centre
If you’d like to find out more about taking out a membership or about our gyms, swimming pools, Move Hub or classes contact us to book a free welcome visit at one of our sites. A member of our team will guide you around your chosen centre and answer any questions you may have.
Bounce, climb, slide and leap around three different fantastic play zones in Abbey Adventure. Crammed with the latest state of the art play equipment, for a single price, kids can take part in the Play Zone soft play, Jump trampoline par course and Tag Zone challenge. Get your tag wristband, collect points and rise to the top of the leader board!
During the week, outside of school holidays, the Play Zone is open for little ones to enjoy before the wider Abbey Adventure opens after school. Older children can experience exhilarating slides and problem-solve their way through obstacles across three levels of fun, whilst toddlers have their own dedicated space filled with captivating activities, soft blocks and slides.
There’s plenty of seating next to the Play Zone area too, perfect for relaxing and watching your littles ones have a brilliant play experience.
Why not indulge in a coffee and a sweet treat while you wait, from our thrive kitchen. You can also order food for the family.
Each play session is 1.5 hours and start times are:
- Saturday – Sunday 9.30am, 11.00am, 12.30am, 2.00pm, 3.30pm
- Monday – Friday 9.30am, 11.00am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm, 3.30pm
Book a party in Abbey Adventure and enjoy a fun filled celebration with challenges galore. Move into a party area or a dedicated party room for food to round off an amazing celebration. Parties include:
- one hour in Abbey Adventure
- 45 minute in the party room
- food options from thrive kitchen
- Abbey Adventure wristbands and socks (where applicable)
Abbey Adventure parties are £16 per child and soft play only parties from £10 per child. Minimum 10 children and maximum 36.
Our café offers a selection of hot and cold refreshments, healthy snacks and tasty treats. The menu is deigned to be clean, simple and delicious with locally sourced ingredients. A great selection whether your joining us for breakfast, lunch or an afternoon snack.
Monday – 9.00am to 6.00pm
Tuesday – 9.00am to 6.00pm
Wednesday – 9.00am to 6.00pm
Thursday – 9.00am to 6.00pm
Friday – 9.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday – 9.30am to 4.30pm
Sunday – 9.30am to 4.30pm
Please note our last food orders are 30 minutes before closing time.