First two Belfast leisure centres built as part of £105m investment prepare for opening
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
star job
SportsJobs4Women
UK £1,900 / month + commissions (OTEs of UK £3,000)
Jeddah Saudi Arabia
energie fitness
£10,500 p.a. + benefits
Manchester, UK
star job
Luxe Fitness
Competitive
Bristol, UK
Nutfield Priory Hotel and Spa
Competitive salary plus benefits
Nutfield Priory Hotel & Spa
L'Horizon Beach Hotel and Spa
Competitive salary plus benefits
L’Horizon, St Brelades Bay

First two Belfast leisure centres built as part of £105m investment prepare for opening

Job opportunities
GLL
Up to £8.21 per hour
location: Oasis Leisure Centre, Swindon, Wiltshire
GLL
Up to £9.00 per hour
location: Berkshire, Reading, UK
GLL
Up to £23,894 PA (based on 40 hours per week)
location: Plumstead, London, UK
more jobs

Two newly-built leisure centres are set to open their doors in Belfast next month as part of the city council's £105m Leisure Transformation Programme.

The £20m Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre and the £15m Brook Leisure Centre will both open during December 2019.

Facilities at the Lisnasharragh site will include a 25m, eight-lane pool with 250 spectator seats; a learner pool with movable floor and diving provision; and a "confidence water" area for small children and toddlers.

There will also be a health club with a 140-station fitness suite, an indoor cycling studio and group exercise studios.

Other amenities include a sports hall, outdoor football pitches and a café.

Facilities at Brook Leisure Centre include a 25-metre, four-lane pool, a sports hall and a 60-station health club with exercise studios.

Outdoor facilities include a full-size, 3G football pitch, three covered and three uncovered 3G five-a-side pitches, a hurling wall and an outdoor gym.

Both centres will be operated on behalf of Belfast City Council by social enterprise GLL.

The openings are two of seven key projects being developed as part of the £105m plans.

“Leisure Transformation is a fantastic opportunity for all of us as we work across the city ensuring our new leisure centres each have their own unique selling point, minimising duplication and ensuring balanced, value-for-money investment," said Matt Garrett, chair of Belfast City Council’s strategic policy and resources committee.

• To read an interview with Gareth Kirk, GLL's regional director, about the £105 Leisure Transformation Project, click here for the May issue of HCM magazine.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Two newly-built leisure centres are set to open their doors in Belfast next month as part of the city council's £105m Leisure Transformation Programme.
SAR,HAF,PUB
imagesX/THUMB343550_211078_77379.jpg

More News

1 - 15 of 42,222
19 Nov 2019
Studio Sofield have designed a house and tower residential pairing in New York's prestigious Upper East Side, blending classical and contemporary architecture that is drawn ... More
19 Nov 2019
Online fitness marketplace Hussle has reached overfunded status within days of launching its first ever crowdfunding campaign. The campaign had hoped to raise £1m from ... More
19 Nov 2019
Studio Ramoprimo has created a gym in Beijing's Indigo East Hotel that is designed to allow users to shape their own training path during one-on-one ... More
19 Nov 2019
Huw Edwards, CEO of ukactive, has written to Boris Johnson, requesting that the Prime Minister's proposed business rate discount will be extended to gyms and ... More
19 Nov 2019
The new National Tennis Academy at Loughborough University has officially opened its doors to the next generation of talented British tennis players. Developed by the ... More
19 Nov 2019
The development of a global safety standard for the attractions industry is high on the wish list of incoming IAAPA chair Amanda Thompson, whose tenure ... More
TVS Sports Surfaces
TVS Sports Surfaces
19 Nov 2019
HOK and ERRE have designed a €220m (US$243m, £188m) arena for Valencia that will be used for music, arts, culture and sporting events. Designed for ... More
19 Nov 2019
Personal training company Ultimate Performance has revealed plans to add three new clubs to its growing UK portfolio. The company will open a 3,000sq ft ... More
18 Nov 2019
Increased exercise levels can significantly reduce the chances of developing depression, even among people who are genetically predisposed to the condition. That is the key ... More
19 Nov 2019
The Majestic Hotel in the historic thermal spa town Harrogate, UK, has a new £15m (US$19m, €18m) spa following an overhaul of the entire property. ... More
18 Nov 2019
Wellness company MYXfitness has become the latest company to launch an on-demand, at-home fitness offer, looking to engage consumers directly through virtual fitness. MYXfitness' package ... More
15 Nov 2019
Gus Casely-Hayford, the British curator, cultural historian, broadcaster and lecturer, has been named as the inaugural director of V&A East – the museum's new expansion ... More
STA
STA
15 Nov 2019
The University of Derby, UK is axing its Spa Management degree as of 2022. The University is yet to confirm the reason, but the UK ... More
15 Nov 2019
Franchised operator Planet Fitness has unveiled plans to expand its footprint into Australia. The first sites will be located in Tuggerah and Gosford in the ... More
15 Nov 2019
Mia Kyricos, senior vice president and global head of wellbeing for Hyatt, has received a second award in as many months recognising her contributions to ... More
MyZone
MyZone
1 - 15 of 42,222
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester Metropolitan University