INVESTMENT WORKS - LATEST NEWS
25 JANUARY 2019
Amazing new gym, studio, entrance/reception area and cafe all open. Work is progressing on the new Open Sky pool.
New cafe now open!
The new gym featuring all new industry leading equipment in now open. The gym features 3 zones:
Green - Cardio Zone
Red - Intencity Zone
Blue - Resistance Zone
Plus the new entrance and reception area is now open.
Gym, cafe and studio nearing completion and all should be open next week.
Work is progressing well on the centre redevelopment - the next stage will be the refurbishment of the reception area.
To enable us to complete this work the current entrance will be closed from the afternoon of Wednesday, 26th September for approximately 3 weeks.
During these works access to the centre will be through a new temporary entrance.
As work progresses on the new pool we will soon have to close off the viewing area for the current pool so we can create a brand new entrance.
During this time we will be having a live feed camera in place for customers to watch their families/children swim. This is strictly a live feed camera and nothing is recorded.
Please do not watch from the changing rooms as this is now the only route for the Lifeguards and Management Team if there is an emergency. These changing rooms will be checked regularly and people watching within there will be asked to leave.
Work is progressing well:New spin studio, café servery and kitchen building works completed, plastered and ready to accept ceiling and flooring. Gym stripped, IT cabling relocated and floor base in. Plant works to boiler room start this week with temporary heating plant install whilst new boilers and pool filtration plant installed.
New pool - excavation works completed and initial steel work installed.
Work on the centre refurbishment is due to start at the end of this month.
This will be a huge project that on completion will provide:
o An innovative six-lane Open Sky swimming pool with a sundeck and a state-of-the-art retractable roof combined with modern, sustainable swimming pool technology.
o New poolside changing rooms, with lockers, showers and changing cubicles
o New steam room and sauna
o An extended and refurbished spin studio
o Refurbished fitness gym, studios and squash courts
o Refurbished dry changing facilities
o A new café, complete with larger seating area and views over both pools
o A new entrance, with a turnstile and new reception
To facilitate the delivery of the works whilst maintaining as much of the centre operational with the minimal of service closures and disruption for users the works have been split into 2 phases:
Gym, café, spin studio, wet change entrance, reception & turnstiles.
28th June - Gym, Feel Good Factory, Spin Studio and Café will be closed and the area boarded off.
2nd July - Relocated Gym & Feel Good Factory open in a section of the Sports Hall. Spin studio reopens after relocation to squash court. Temporary cafe opens.
November 2018 - New Gym, Café & Studios open
New Pool with retractable roof, pool hall and associated plant, new wet change and dry
Coming in 2019 - Huge redevelopment is completed and amazing new centre is fully open.
Note images are indicative only .