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New Knowsley venue to open in September

It will be open 7 days a week and boast a host of facilities including 2 swimming pools, 6 court sports hall, fitness suite (with up to 120 stations), dance studios, squash court, 400m outdoor cycling velodrome, BMX track, spa facilities (poolside steam, sauna and jacuzzi), range of hot treatment rooms, therapies and beauty treatment, a café and performance, events and conference space.

In addition, there will be an adult activity base, providing a wide range of opportunities and activities for adults with disabilities.

The external cladding and windows are now almost complete.  Internally, the partition walls and swimming pool areas are nearing completion and the lift has been fitted.

Early works on the outdoor velodrome and international BMX track has commenced.

In the run up to the opening, a range of memberships will be available for the new facilities and if you join Active Leisure in Knowsley you will also have access to all other leisure facilities across the borough.


If you sign up for a ‘Dedication Membership’ before 26 September you will receive one month’s membership free (terms and conditions apply). You will also be entered into a prize draw to win a year’s free membership to Active Leisure.

If you would like to preview the new facilities you can do so from 19-26 September. Call 0151 443 2200 for more information on this and all membership offers available. You can also find information on

Councillor Eddie Connor, Cabinet Member for Leisure, Community and Culture, said “The building has progressed rapidly and is now only four months away to opening.  It will provide a wide range of new and exciting activities for everyone to enjoy.  In addition, we will be able to host performances and events in the borough, providing even further opportunities for residents to spend their leisure and social time here in Knowsley.”