We want to hear your views about how we can improve the sports facilities in our City. Please complete our survey by 17 January 2021, so we can include the findings in our Sports Facilities Investment Plan.

Indoor sports facilities and swimming pools

The sports facilities listed below are managed for the council by Freedom Leisure and monitored by the Sports Facilities Team.

Freedom Leisure is a not-for-profit trust with no shareholders, which allows them to reinvest any extra income back into the facilities.

Portslade sports centre after refurbishments

Our leisure centres and swimming pools

Leisure Card

If you receive certain benefits, you can get up to 40% off selected activities at the leisure centres listed above with the Leisure Card.

Free swimming

Find up to date information on the free swimming scheme for young people aged 16 and under in Brighton & Hove.

Paddling pools

There are a number of paddling pools and play fountains across the city. They are now closed for the winter and will re-open in May 2021.

Further information about our leisure centres and sports facilities

We work to improve the overall supply, quality and accessibility of sports facilities in Brighton & Hove to meet the current and future demands of residents.

Our current priorities are explained in the Sport Facilities Action Plan 2012 to 2022 (PDF KB).

If you want to make a comment or suggestion about the sports facilities provision in the city or find out more, you can send an email to sports.facilities@brighton-hove.gov.uk.

You can also contact Freedom Leisure directly.

Outdoor sports facilities

Parks sports facilities

Make a sports facilities booking and get more information about outdoor sports facilities for football, cricket, tennis, bowls, cycling and summer sports like basketball and rounders.

Skate parks

Find information about skate parks in the city.

Table tennis

Join in the fun with Ping! our free table tennis programme.

Climbing walls

Find information about where you can go where you can go climbing and bouldering in the city.

Further information

For more information about sports activities in general across the city, send an email to healthylifestyles@brighton-hove.gov.uk.

Community sports facilities

Community sports facilities can be found at Longhill Sports Centre and the Manor Sports and Activities Centre.