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Last updated 27th November 2020

Leisure centres, gyms and pools re-opening in England from Wednesday 2nd December

  • Following the recent government announcement, all Better leisure centres, pools and gyms across England will reopen on Wednesday 2nd December.
  • Members (including lessons and courses pupils) will be contacted regarding their membership.
  • Members will not be charged for any of the temporary closure period.
  • We look forward to welcoming you back from Wednesday 2nd December.

Leisure centres, gyms and pools re-opening in Belfast from Friday  11th December

  • All Better leisure centres, pools and gyms across Belfast are temporarily closed until Friday 11th December to support the additional restrictions for people living in Northern Ireland.
  • Members (including lessons and courses pupils) will not be charged for any of the closure period and we will be in touch with every member with further information regarding their membership.
  • We look forward to welcoming you back and should anything change we will notify you as soon as we can. 

Leisure centres in Cardiff are now open

  • Better leisure centres and gyms across Cardiff are open.
  • For membership information and updates in Cardiff, click here.

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Leisure centres, gyms and pools

Staying safe in our leisure centres

Better has implemented a safer, better, stronger approach across our leisure centres under coronavirus regulations to ensure your visit is as safe and comfortable as possible. 

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How to make activity bookings

The Better UK app will become an important part of your experience, as all activity sessions will need to be pre-booked ahead of your visit. View our step by step guide to creating your booking account, FAQs and more.

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Spa Experience

Opening 2nd December (England only) - Bookings now available

We’re so excited to welcome you back to your local Spa Experience, to make sure your visit is as safe as possible, we’ve put new hygiene measures in place in line with coronavirus regulations.

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Trampoline Parks

Opening 2nd December (except Newcastle) - Bookings now available

Jump to your heart's content at our Better Extreme locations across England. Find out how we're keeping you and your children safe during your visit. 

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Lessons and Courses

Lessons and courses

Last updated 27th November 2020

Lessons and courses re-starting in England from Wednesday 2nd December

  • All Better leisure centres, pools and gyms across England will reopen on Wednesday 2nd December.
  • Parents / guardians of lessons and courses pupils will be contacted regarding their membership restarting from Wednesday 2nd December.
  • Members will not be charged for any of the temporary closure period.

Lessons and courses suspended in Belfast until Friday 11th December

  • All Better leisure centres, pools and gyms across Belfast have temporarily closed to support current Northern Ireland restrictions.
  • Lessons and courses members will not be charged for any of the closure period and we will be in touch with every member via email.
  • We look forward to welcoming you back from Friday 11th December and should anything change we will notify you as soon as we can.

Memberships

Membership payments during lockdown

Last updated 27th November 2020

  • In line with the latest government advice, all Better leisure centres, pools and gyms across England and Belfast have temporarily closed to support national and local restrictions.
  • We have automatically applied a payment pause on member's accounts and we will not take any money from you for the period we are closed.
  • If you have an annual membership, we will automatically apply a one month extension to your account.
  • If your membership is currently frozen, there will be no change to your account so you will remain on a membership freeze. If your freeze is due to end during the closure, this will automatically be extended.

Your membership matters

  • Community is as important as ever right now and as a charitable social enterprise, we rely on the amazing support of members.
  • Without our valued members we would not be able to operate, and we would like to thank you for your continued support.
  • New members who join a pay & play, monthly direct debit or annual membership, will benefit from no joining fee for a limited time.
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Suspended Services

Last updated 27th November 2020

England locations only

  • In line with the latest government advice, all leisure services and activities across England have been temporarily suspended to support the national government restrictions.
  • Leisure centres, gyms and pools will re-open in England from Wednesday 2nd December
  • Once we resume activities and services in England, we will provide further information on how and when they will return based on local tier restrictions.

Belfast locations only

  • All leisure services and activities across Belfast have been temporarily suspended to support the local government restrictions.
  • Leisure centres, gyms and pools will re-open in Belfast from Friday 11th December.
  • Once we resume activities and services in Belfast, we will provide further information on how and when they will return.

Cardiff locations only

  • Leisure services and activities across Cardiff are now open.
  • For available services and activites updates in Cardiff, click here.

Better at Home

  • Better at Home provides members with free access to over 600 online classes, plus workouts of the week, nutrition and wellness information, and exclusive member benefits.
  • Better at Home virtual fitness classes give members a reason to keep their bodies and minds healthy, even when they can’t get to the gym, pool or court.
  • The wide range of online exercises are suitable for all ages and abilities and can be accessed via the Better UK app.
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