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Leisure and Sport

County Ground Lifestyle Centre

Junior hurdle practiceFacilities Available

Leisure Services Team

The Leisure Services Team is based at the Lifestyle Centre. We run a whole host of fitness classes, health initiatives, walking groups, cycling groups etc.

For more information on what the team can do for you, visit challenge swindon or telephone 01793 511033.

Swim Free 60+ posterFree 60 and Over Swimming

From 1 April 2009 everybody 60 and over will be entitled to swim for free at published public swimming sessions at Swindon Borough Councils’ leisure centres. The scheme is part of a national campaign to promote swimming, general fitness, more active lifestyles and well-being.

For more information see Free 60 and Over Swimming.


The Lifestyle Centre is situated in the Arkell's Stand at Swindon Town Football Club stadium.

By Car

Follow the signs for the football club/County Ground. The centre is at the end of the Arkell's Stand, which is on the north side of the stadium, facing the cricket club grounds.

By Bus

The centre is a short walk from the main bus station. Walk along Manchester Road, turn right into County Road, at the County Ground Hotel, turn left into the football stadium. The centre is at the end of the Arkell Stand, which is on the north side of the stadium, facing the cricket club grounds

Map showing location

Centre Opening Times

Day Opening Times
Monday to Thursday 9.30am-5.00pm
Friday 9.30am-4.30pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed
Bank Holidays Closed

Further Information/Contact

The Lifestyle Centre
Arkell's Stand
Swindon Town Football Club
County Ground

Tel: 01793 511033

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