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Crystal Leisure Centre News

Daytime Programme

Badminton and Shuttlecock

Did you know that Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9.30am - 11.30am you can pay £4 and join in games of badminton. Most days a badminton coach is on hand to organise join in games and to help with handy hints and tips to help improve your game.  Come along and give it a go!

Lifeguarding Course 

Swimmers can learn lifesaving skills with a nationally recognised training course at Crystal Leisure Centre.

The Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) national pool lifeguard course will take place as follows:

Friday 10 and 17 November, 7.30am - 4pm

Saturday 11 and 18 November, 12pm - 9pm

Sunday 12 and 19 November, 12pm - 8.30pm

The exam will take place on Sunday 19 November at 5pm

Participants will receive a course manual and special tuition and will be expected to take an exam at the end. Those who complete the course successfully will obtain an official lifeguard qualification and certificate.

Participants must be over 16 years of age and will be expected to take a pre-arranged swimming test beforehand on Monday 23 October at 7pm (t-shirt and shorts are required).

The course costs £245. A £50 deposit is required at the time of booking to guarantee a place.

For more information contact Nikki Tranter on 07557 856530 or to book a place contact Crystal Leisure Centre on 01384 812800. 


October Holiday Programme Out Now

Spashing in Pool
Feet Splashing in Pool

Our October holiday programme offers the following activities/sessions. Please see the attachment below for full details.

  • Leisure pool

  • Live DJ and water disco

  • 25 metre pool

  • Inclusive Activezone

  • Soft play

  • Creche

Some of the sessions must be booked in advance to guarantee a place. Options+ leisure discount is accepted for most activities.


100% Quality Assurance from RLSS Assessment

The Crystal Leisure Centre scored a perfect 100% score on a quality assurance assessment by the UK's leading provider of lifeguard training, IQL, part of the Royal Lifesaving Society UK.

Congratulations go to all staff and trainers who helped achieve this perfect score!