Bring a friend for FREE to Pilates at Tipton Leisure Centre until the end of April

Bring a friend along to a Pilates class for free at Tipton Leisure Centre if you are a ONE Card members or full paying customer.

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About the Centre

Both swimming pools re-opened on Monday 5 Jan 2015 from 2pm following essential maintenance. The gym and dance studio hosting fitness classes are also open as normal. You can view the latest activity times from the homepage of our website using the activity search, here is link to swimming activity. You can also view and download the latest timetables from this link.

Please also see news item providing further information about this work, public swimming and swimming lessons.

The New £8 Million Tipton Leisure Centre opened in April 2013, this exciting leisure facility for Sandwell is located at the heart of the local community in Tipton. Managed by SLT, the centre provides a range of affordable swimming activities, swimming lessons, fitness classes and an impressive fitness gym facility. The centre also hosts a range of sport and activity clubs including swimming, water polo and martial arts.
Tipton Leisure Centre is managed by charitable organisation Sandwell Leisure Trust which also runs seven other leisure centres and a golf course on behalf of Sandwell Council.
View opening ceremony with double Olympic gold medallist Rebecca Adlington.

Travel Information

From West Bromwich you can catch the West Mids National Express number 44 on Victoria Street, High Street West Bromwich which stops on Union Street, the centre is a short 4min walk away.
From Wednesbury bus station you can catch either the West Midlands National Express number 311 or Arriva 610 to Tipton Leisure Centre.
You can access travel information and plan cycling, public transport, walking and car sharing journeys to the centre by using the Travelwise West Midlands website. The Network West Midlands website has information on tickets, travel cards and concessionary travel. You can also view the new 42A and 42C bus service for Tipton and West Bromwich provided by Diamond Buses.

How To Find Us

Alexandra Road and Thursfield Road,Tipton,West Midlands,DY4 8TA

Building Information

Tipton Leisure Centre provides a new 25-metre, six-lane swimming pool at the corner of Alexandra Road and Thursfield Road.

Alongside the main and learner pools is a changing village, dance studio and gym. The changing rooms include a 'changing places' area for people with disabilities including a ceiling hoist, changing bed and shower and the swimming pools also provide a pool hoist and chair system. Standard and oversized lockers are also provided as recommended by Sport England.


Building Opening Times

Monday - Friday 7am - 10pm

Saturday and Sunday 7.45am - 3.30pm 


Please check for specific activity times and availability.

Activities are subject to change during school holidays. Please check activity times using our search facility for the most up to date session times.

Disabled Access

Disabled parking and drop off points close to main entrance.

Lift facility to first floor for gym and dance studio.

Disabled toilets and changing areas, the centre is also a Changing Places facility.

Find out more about Changing Places on this link.

Pool hoist, handrails and steps for easy access to swimming pools.

Hearing loop facility.

Guide dogs are welcome.

Fitness classes

If you’re a group exercise fanatic or have never been to a class before we're delivering a fantastic fitness experience for you in our purpose built studio. With over 30 classes each week you can enjoy world renown programmes like Les Mills BodyPump, BodyCombat and Zumba. Why not try one of our industry leading High Intensity Extreme 30 minute classes - designed to give you results in half the time. You can also take part in more traditional group exercise classes such as Bum Legs and Tums, Aquafit and Step Aerobics.


Were aiming to give you the best gym experience possible that’s why we have designed a gym that has something for everyone from the absolute beginner through to the most experienced gym user.

Our state of the art fitness gym hosts the very latest cardio exercise and resistance kit featuring integrated TVs (so you can watch while you're working out), a well equipped free weights section, and a functional space where our instructors can show you the latest training concepts to help anyone achieve their personal fitness goals.

Please check with the centre for specific programme and facility opening times.

Tipton Leisure Centre,

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