Tipton Leisure Centre,

About the Centre

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.
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 7.45am - 3.30pm (as of 27 April)

Sunday 7.45am - 3.30pm (as of 28 April)

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,

Latest News

Join the Easter Egg Hunt at...

Join our annual Family Easter Eggstravaganza at Sandwell Valley Park later this month... read more

Tipton Leisure Centre celebrates...

Tipton Leisure Centre is celebrating its first year of operation this week. read more

More ways to enjoy Portway...

Portway Lifestyle Centre has added even more activity sessions to their popular hydrotherapy pool programme. read more

Relax at Portway Lifestyle...

More chill-out relax sessions are now available at Portway's hydrotherapy pool in Oldbury... read more

ViPR de-mystified at Portway...

The fitness crew at Portway Lifestyle Centre are on a mission to de-mystify the ViPR... read more

Trampolining bounces into Portway...

Trampolining is coming to Portway Lifestyle Centre in Oldbury... read more

Vote for SLT in the Health Club...

We have entered the Member's Choice Health Club Awards. Help put your favourite Sandwell centre on the map and vote for us... read more

First leisure centre customer loses...

The first customer at a new leisure centre in Oldbury has lost 3 stone in weight since the centre opened last year. read more

Are you Sandwell's Strongest Man?

Start your training for the annual Strongest Man competition with Sandwell Leisure Trust... read more

Retro Aerobics lights up the dance...

An 'old skool' aerobics class is launching at Tipton Sports Academy today... read more

Learn the essentials at new...

Portway Lifestyle Centre is launching new badminton coaching sessions this month... read more

Improve your soccer skills with the...

Children can improve their soccer skills at Tipton Sports Academy, one of the Baggies Soccer Centres... read more

Swimming is an important life skill