Moving indoors

Following changes to the Government guidance there are a number of restrictions to what activity can take place indoors. Click here to view what activity is permitted whilst Greater Manchester is in Covid alert level tier 3.

Greater Manchester's Leisure Centres

Under Tier 3 restrictions, gyms and leisure facilities are able to remain open. However closures are possible dependent upon local consultations. Please check with your local gym or leisure trust before visiting.

Bolton

All Bolton Community Leisure centres can be found here. Visit each centre's website to find out what you need to be aware of before visiting.

Bury

For more information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local Bury Leisure Centre, visit their website here.

Please note: Swimming lessons will restart later this year following the safe phased reopening of the centres.

Manchester

For more information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local Manchester Leisure Centre, visit their website here. Below are a list of leisure facilities within Manchester that have some or all of their facilities open. Keep up to date with the opening status of Manchester's facilities here

The following facilities not operated on behalf of the Council are also open:

Oldham

Oldham Community Leisure centres will be open to both members and the wider community for pre-booked activities including the gym, group exercise classes, swimming, courts, bowls, table tennis and learn-to-swim lessons. For more information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, visit their website here.

Rochdale

The gyms, swimming pools and group exercise classes are open at the following Link4Life centres:

For more information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, visit their website here.

Salford

For information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, visit their website here.

Stockport

Keep up to date with what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, by visiting their website here.

Bramhall, Life Leisure Dialstone, Life Leisure Priestnall and Life Leisure Romiley all remain closed at present.

Tameside

For information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, visit their website here.

Trafford

For information about what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, visit their website here.

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  • Stretford Leisure Centre
  • Altrincham Leisure Centre
  • Sale Leisure Centre

The Grammar, Partington Sports Village, Stretford Talbot and OT Sports Barn will continue to remain temporarily closed. They aim to reopen safely and in accordance with government guidelines from September. 

Wigan

Keep up to date with what changes have been made, and what you need to know before you return to your local centre, by visiting their website here.