£26m ice-rink and leisure centre opening in Streatham | Leisure Opportunities
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
Sport England
Competitive
London, United Kingdom (Flexible)
star job
Crealy Great Adventure Park and Resort
Up to £30,000 pa
Exeter, United Kingdom
Soho Gyms
Competitive
London, United Kingdom
GLL
Up to £34,548 per annum (40 hours a weeks pro rata
Crystal Palace, South East London
Enable Leisure & Culture
£32,133. per annum, plus benefits
London, United Kingdom

£26m ice-rink and leisure centre opening in Streatham

Job opportunities
Epsom College
£16,000 to £17,500 pa, depending on skills and experience
location: Epsom, Surrey, United Kingdom
Premier Education Group
Up to £30,000 dependent on experience
location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
more jobs

Streatham’s new multi-million pound ice and leisure centre, which will replace the Streatham ice rink that closed in 2011, is set to open on 18 November.

As well as a competition-standard ice rink with with 1,000 rink side seats, the centre will house a six-lane, 25m swimming pool; a 13m teaching pool; a four court sports hall and a fitness centre with 100 stations.

The development also incorporates a new Tesco superstore and more than 200 new houses.

The £26m project has been jointly funded by Lambeth Council and Tesco.

Lib Peck, leader of Lambeth council said: “The entire project has been a triumph of design and construction – it’s only the second time in the world that an ice rink has been built above a swimming pool. I know people will be very impressed when they see it.”

Streatham leisure centre had to close in November 2009 due to health and safety concerns. A structural survey identified that it would cost more the £3m for the centre to re-open whilst the hub was being built. The council's cabinet decided to close the centre permanently pending the new facilities.

The temporary ice rink at Brixton will remain open until 18 November.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Streatham’s new multi-million pound ice and leisure centre, which will replace the Streatham ice rink that closed in 2011, is set to open on 18 November.
HAF
739610_591410.jpg
employer of choice
John Treharne, CEO, The Gym Group
Would you like to work for a gym operator that allows you to develop and use your skills to the full whilst being well rewarded? The Gym is totally committed to allowing 'the manager to manage' and rewarding our key personnel for delivery.