Opening Times

The Dolphin Centre Opening Times are:

Monday - Friday:  6.30am - 10.30pm
Saturday and Sunday:  8am - 7.30pm

Gym Opening Times

Monday - Friday:  6.30am - 10pm
Saturday and Sunday:  9am - 7pm

Bank Holiday Opening Times:  10am - 4.30pm - Gym, Swimming Pool and Soft Play closes at 4pm.


Friday 30 March (Good Friday) 10am - 4.30pm - Gym and Pool close at 4pm

Saturday 31 March - Normal Opening Hours

Sunday 1 April (Easter Sunday) Closed

Monday 2 April (Easter Monday) Closed

Tuesday 3 April - Normal Opening Hours

Please see below for opening times of our Gym, Swimming Pool, Soft Play Area, Squash Courts, Sports Hall and Bar Bistro. 

For all up-to-date information on the Centre, please contact our Reception on 01325 406000 or email

Swimming Opening Times

Please view our Swimming Pool Page for our pool, diving boards and water slides opening times.


Please be aware that we have some forthcoming swimming gala’s taking place. To accomodate these galas, the pool complex will be closed to customers on the following days:

Mon 5th March (8am – 2pm), Tues 6th March (8am – 2pm), Wed 7th March (8am-2pm), Wed 14th March (8am - 2pm), Friday 16th March (12pm - 4pm), Wed 28th March (8am-3pm). 

Swimathon 28th & 29th April 2018 (4pm - 6.30pm). Town Gala Wednesday 16th May - pool closure 5pm. 

Note: Myfirstswim Academy will still be running on the dates affected.

Soft Play Area - Under the Sea

Monday - Sunday:  10am - 6pm
For times of our other soft play activities please view our Soft Play page.

Squash Courts

Monday - Friday from 7.40am - 9.40pm (Last Booking)
Saturday and Sunday from 8am - 6.20pm (Last Booking)

Main Sports Hall

Monday - Friday From 8am - 9.00pm (Last Booking) 
Saturday and Sunday from 8am - 6pm (Last Booking)

Bar Bistro

Monday - Friday:  10am - 10pm (last food orders 8pm, last drink orders 9.30pm)
Saturday and Sunday:  10am - 7.30pm (last food orders 6.30pm, last drink orders 7pm)
For menus and further details please view our Food and Drink Page.

16 Horsemarket (café bar)

Monday - Saturday:  8am - 5pm
For menus and further details please view our Food and Drink Page.


Online Bookings

Online bookings are now available for Squash, Football, Badminton and Exercise classes, please click here: [opens in new window] and register to make a booking. If you have any problems with the process please email