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Aylestone Leisure Centre


Aylestone Leisure Centre offers activities in our sports halls, together with our 3G football pitch, swimming pools and gym. Find us at 2 Knighton Lane East, Leicester, LE2 6LU.

Further information

Opening times 

Days Opening hours
Monday to Friday 6.30am - 9pm
Saturday and Sunday 8am - 4pm

Gym opening times

Days Opening hours
Monday to Thursday 6.30am - 9pm
Friday 6.30pm - 9pm
Saturday and Sunday 8am - 4pm

Our online classes and activities timetables are currently being updated. Please ask at reception for our current list of activities.

N.B. - opening hours may differ on bank holidays. Check our bank holiday opening times.


Classes and activities

Classes and activities

Find out when classes and activities take place.
View timetable (PDF)

Term time and holiday swim timetables

Term time and holiday swim timetables

Find out swim timetables during term time and holidays.
View timetables (PDF)

Swimming lessons timetable

Swimming lessons timetable

Find out when swimming lessons take place at Aylestone Leisure Centre.
View timetable (PDF)


If you have problems accessing or viewing these timetables, please send us an email

Main sports hall consisting of six badminton courts and seating for 600 people. The area is regularly used for large weddings, exhibitions and a range of sporting activities
3G football pitch
Ancillary sports hall for judo, keep-fit, gymnastics and birthday parties
25m main swimming pool and 18m teaching pool
Gym with cardio and resistance machines and a large free weights area
Newly refurbished dance studio
Meeting room – Ideal for small seminars
Aylestone library is also based within this leisure centre
Free WiFi

3G football pitch bookings 

Bookings now available on our 3G pitches. You can play up to 7-a-side games on our New College venue. 

Pitch availability  

Days Timings
Monday to Thursday 5-10pm
Friday 5-9pm

How do I book a pitch? 

For further information about pitch availability please: 

Contact us 

Ring us on: 0116 233 3040
Send us a message