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Queen's Park Sports Centre

Queen's Park Sports Centre

Please keep an eye on our Facebook page for details of any changes or cancellations, or take a look at our list of planned events below.

  • Coronavirus - Leisure service updates: 

    Leisure Centres to close from 10pm Wednesday 30 December 2020

    Following the latest Government announcement that Derbyshire will be moving to Tier 4, we are sorry to say that once again our centres will be closing.

    Our centres will close at 10pm this evening until further notice.

    More information will be added to our website and social media channels in the following days.

    We will continue to offer daily online workouts to help keep you active whilst at home.


    Due to the timing of the Government announcement it is not possible for us to stop direct debit collections for 1 January 2021.

    If your direct debit is usually collected on the first of the month, no payment will be taken in the first month back after reopening. Other direct debits will not be collected during this period. Anyone with a pre-paid membership will have the closure period added to the end of the current contract.

    If you have any specific enquiries regarding your membership that you can't find the answer to online, you can email However please be aware our admin team is currently dealing a high volume of enquiries so please be patient. Your enquiry will be dealt with as soon as possible.

    Find out more: Leisure centres - Frequently asked questions

    Our admin team is currently dealing a high volume of calls and enquiries so please be patient.

    Please stay safe – you can find out more information about the lockdown rules at

    For the latest information about council services please visit the COVID-19 hub see or see our social media channels.

    Queen’s Park Sports Centre
    Telephone: 01246 345555

    The Healthy Living Centre
    Telephone: 01246 345666

Queen’s Park Sport Centre provides you with an incredible health and fitness offering with affordable memberships to suit everyone, including student and family memberships. The centre has the following facilities:

  • 90 station gym
  • an eight-lane swimming pool
  • a learner pool with children's fun water features
  • village changing facilities for our pools, including family cubicles
  • changing facilities for use by those with disabilities
  • eight court sports hall
  • two glass-back squash courts with moveable wall
  • group exercise class studios
  • free parking for approximately 150 cars
  • cycle shelter
  • midwifery centre
  • training rooms available for hire

Opening times

Normal opening hours

We are open seven days a week.

We close early on bank holidays - details are published in our latest news section.

Fitness suite

Access to the gym is via one hour bookable sessions. These can be booked via our on-line booking system, at the centre or over the phone.

Monday to Friday: 6:30am to 10pm
Weekends: 8am to 8pm

Swimming pool

Please check the leisure timetable for classes and session times.

Swimming pools

Please check the swimming pool page for timetables and session times

Our swimming pools are open at various times throughout the week accomodating various activities. Access to the pools is via one hour bookable sessions. These can be booked via our on-line booking system, at the centre or over the phone.

Our pools open as early as 7.30am Monday to Friday and close at various times depending on the programme, as late as 9pm.

During the weekend the swimming pools again operate a variety of sessions opening as early as 8am and closing at 4pm (small pool opens at 12pm on Saturdays).


We’ve got parking for up to 150 cars. Sports centre users can park for free for up to three hours, to give you plenty of time to enjoy all our facilities. We do request that you do not exceed this time and there is no return within one hour. We shall be monitoring the car park to ensure this is adhered to. Our car park will be covered by CCTV monitoring for your own safety during your visit to our centre. Please also ensure that you are parked within a marked car park bay.

Blue Badge holders – please ensure you clearly display a valid blue badge when using the designated parking bays. Parking fines may be issued to cars not showing a badge.

Cycle parking

We’ve got a cycle shed where you can leave your push bike to keep dry against the elements.

Drop-off points

These are clearly signposted as you drive onto the site. These are for coaches and people dropping by car. These are intended purely as drop-off points and to ensure the flow of traffic – no waiting will be allowed at these points.

Find Queen's Park Sports Centre in Google Maps.


Lockers are available for customers using the swimming pools. These will be operated by a £1 coin, which will be returned on finishing using the locker.

Lockers may be emptied nightly and all items removed and taken to lost property.

Events at Queen's Park Sports Centre

From time to time some of our facilities will be unavailable due to pre-booked events. 

We'll advertise these on our Facebook page or you can take a look at what's coming up below: 

Last updated on 11 January 2021