Latest South Staffordshire Updates

Monday 17th February 2020

Swimming Lessons for £10 in Penkridge and Cheslyn Hay


Cheslyn Hay and Penkridge Leisure Centres are encouraging local people to sign up and join their swimming academy in March.  Swimming is a crucial life skill and one that everyone should learn to do.

Whether you have children or you, yourself needs to learn to swim, or maybe just build confidence in the water, we offer swimming lessons for all ages and abilities, so there’s no better time to sign up.

Join South Staffordshire’s Swim Academy in March, pay £10 and get April FREE.  Normal payments start 15th May.




To find out more visit the website here.

For more information email or call your local centre direct:

Cheslyn Hay Leisure Centre: 01922 417790
Penkridge Leisure Centre: 01785 714152


Summer Shape Up Membership Offer


South Staffordshire Council’s leisure centres are running a fantastic offer on their fitness memberships this March whereby people can join for just £10 and get April free.

Join between 23 March – 5 April for just £10 and payments will not start until May!  With everything you need to get on track including gyms, a great range of exercise classes, studio cycling classes, swimming and toning suites, there is something for everyone.

Memberships are flexible and you can swap and change your package at any time allowing you try whichever facilities you like.



Member benefits include:


  • Use all 4 leisure centres
  • Free swimming with most packages
  • Loyalty rewards every month
  • Member-only competitions to win great prizes including Fit Bits


To find out what’s on at your local leisure centre visit the website here.

For more information email or call your local centre direct:

Cheslyn Hay Leisure Centre: 01922 417790

Codsall Leisure Centre: 01902 844032

Penkridge Leisure Centre: 01785 714152

Wombourne Leisure Centre: 01902 898202


Keep your Children Moving During the School Holidays


Codsall, Cheslyn Hay and Wombourne leisure centre’s provide a range of different sports for children aged 4 years+ during the children’s school holidays.

The activities on offer vary everyday and hope to introduce children to a range of new sports for them to try.


Some of the activities on offer include:

• Body Kombat
• Tri-golf
• Hockey
• Urban Polo
• Badminton
• Basketball
• Volleyball
• Cricket
• Ultimate Frisbee
• Tennis
• Rounders
• Football



The camps also offer a list of benefits for parents including sibling discounts, plus you build points every time you book which can be later redeemed on money off future camp bookings.

There are discounts for the emergency service workers too, and if you book your camps early, you’ll get a great price.

To find out what’s on visit the website here.

To book online visit the website here.


Penkridge Leisure Centre offer short craft related activities priced at just £4.50 per session. Sessions range and include activities such as:

• Slime Masterclass
• Mug Decorating
• Tie-Dying
• Treasure Hunts

Penkridge activities are for children aged 5-12 years old and you can pay as you go.  The centre run activities every weekday morning and afternoon during the school holidays.

For full details go to the website here.

To book call Penkridge Leisure Centre on 01785 714152


Fall Prevention at Penkridge Leisure Centre


Penkridge Leisure Centre have recently launched a new class which will be running every Tuesday 2.30-3.30pm which focuses on improving strength and balance.



The class is for all ages and abilities but has been specifically developed to help people improve their core stability with the aim of helping to prevent falls.

For more information call Penkridge Leisure Centre on 01785 714152