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William Gregg VC Leisure Centre

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If you want to lose weight, get more active, join a club or just meet people and socialise, then William Gregg Leisure Centre is the place for you.

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Used by hundreds of local people every day, the centre is a vibrant hub and the real heart of the sports community in Heanor.

Following it's recent redevelopment, the centre is modern, clean and fresh with an impressive range of facilities to cater for almost every type of sport.

Winners of the Amateur Swimming Association Facilities Operator of the Year


In its two swimming pools, William Gregg VC Leisure Centre offers general family or lane swimming, swimming lessons for both children and adults, parent and toddler sessions, aqua natal sessions, and of course, its Award-winning Aqua Fitness classes.

Away from the water you can use the state of the art, 50-station fitness suite or Vibrogym under the watchful eyes of highly trained fitness instructors who can help you on your personal journey to better health.

William Gregg VC Leisure Centre also boasts a fantastic purpose-built exercise studio, sports hall, multi-purpose room and even a meeting room to complete the comprehensive range of facilities.

Winners of the Fitness Industry Association's Leisure Centre Operator of the Year

2008/09 & 2009/10

With a full programme of organised activities and fitness classes, there's something for everyone at William Gregg VC Leisure Centre. Even the little ones are catered for in the Ofsted registered pre-school, with FREE places available for 3 and 4 year olds.

Classes available include:

· Body Attack

· Body Vive

· Bums, Legs & Tums

· Body Combat

· Zumba

· Aqua Jog

· Aqua Circuits

· Power Hour Circuits

· Aerobics

· Fitness Pilates

· Step

· Body Pump

· Line Dancing

· TZ Workout

· Aqua Fit

· Flex & Stretch

· Body Blitz Circuit

· Cardio Blast

· Weekend Wake Up Circuit

· Pilates

· Box Fit

· Body Conditioning

For the kids, choose from:

· Gymnastics

· Trampoline Coaching

· Ballet

· Street Dance

· Play-zone

· Street Surfing

· Splash sessions

And of course there's the ever popular Activity Programmes for the school holidays with a huge range of options, including football coaching from Derby County Football Club and a full range of options for amazing, unforgettable childrens' parties.

Awarded the Quest "Excellent" Rating (94%) for Sports Development


But that's not all! William Gregg VC Leisure Centre is home to many local sports, fitness and interest groups, details of which can be found in the club directory section of the Sport & Leisure Programme, which can be downloaded here.

William Gregg VC Leisure Centre is a fully inclusive facility, with easy accessibility for the disabled including:

· Accessible changing rooms and toilets with X/Y Hoist and electronic changing bed

· Ranger bar with slings

· Pool hoist with transfer chair

· Poolside wheelchair

· Pool access steps

· Passenger lift to the first floor

· IFI fitness equipment in gyms

· Flotation pool aids (available on request in controlled environment)

· Hearing loops

Discounts are available for Amber Card holders and the centre is easily accessible by public transport, although there is also a large pay and display car park on site.

With all this on our doorstep in Heanor, getting active has never been easier.

For more information, drop in to the Centre, call on 01773 537940 or visit the website at

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In October 2012, said about William Gregg VC Leisure Centre

Great service, excellent parking and there's always someone to help you

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In April 2012, said about William Gregg VC Leisure Centre

Great customer services. It's great!

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In January 2012, said about William Gregg VC Leisure Centre

Friendly. Open to the public and a safe place. Clean and healthy place to be.

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