Improvements to leisure services in Reading
Reading’s leisure service is changing for the better!
Reading Council is investing £40 million in modern new leisure facilities – including a new flagship leisure centre and two brand new swimming pools – delivered in partnership with GLL.
By spring 2023 you can look forward to:
A modern new-build leisure centre at Rivermead, offering:
- A 25m 8-lane competition pool and 300 spectator seats
- A combined teaching and diving pool with moveable floor
- Splash Pad
- A 6-court sports hall with 250 spectator seats
- A 120-station gym with 3 studios
- A café/ info hub and soft play
At Palmer Park in east Reading, a new 6-lane community pool at Palmer Park linked to the existing sports facilities as well as improvements to leisure centres at South Reading and Meadway.
Take a look
Find out what's planned for leisure services in Reading.
Work is underway on your new 25m, 6 lane community pool at Palmer Park.
See the latest updates on the new-build Rivermead leisure centre.
What's currently available at our leisure centre's across Reading?