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Reopening: New Parks Leisure Centre and Leicester Leys Climbing Centre

New Parks Leisure Centre will reopen 21 September (limited opening hours). Leicester Leys Climbing facility will reopen 4 October. Get more details.

Outdoor sports

We've seen an increase in residents and visitors using new facilities at our leisure centres. We also have many parks and open spaces where you can do sports.

Cossington Street Sports Centre    

  • Refurbished ball court
  • Floodlit
  • Fenced off area    

New College

Bookings need to be made at New Parks Leisure Centre:

  • New pavilion
  • New synthetic pitch
  • Fenced off area
  • Floodlights 

Riverside

Bookings can be made by contacting riverside@leicester.gov.uk

  • New pavilion
  • New synthetic pitch
  • Fenced off area
  • Floodlights

Many parks and open spaces offer a wide variety of sporting facilities such as football, cricket, bowls and tennis which are run through sport on parks.