Sparkhill Leisure Centre

A new leisure facility for Sparkhill replacing the original Sparkhill Baths which closed in 2008. The new Centre is built on the site of the original 1930’s Swimming Baths adjacent to the locally listed Sparkhill Public Library and neighbourhood office.

Facilities provided include; 6-lane 25m Pool, 13m x 8m Learner Pool with poolside viewing, 90-station Fitness Suite, Consultation Room, Exercise / Dance Studio, Flexible Studio / Community Room (including programmed use for Junior Fitness Room) and Cafe in the entrance foyer facing the Stratford Road.

Planning permission was granted in January 2015 and the centre opened to the public August 2017.

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  • Client

    Places for People Leisure

  • Services

    Project Management, Employer’s Agent, Cost Management & CDM Advisory

  • Sector

    Sport & Leisure

  • Value

    £7.5m (2016)

  • Project Team

    Roberts Limbrick Ltd

    Furness Partnership


    Furness Partnership

Sparkhill Leisure Centre
“As an organisation we have chosen to partner with Press & Starkey for over 20 years utilising their extensive Project & Cost Management experience in the Sport & Leisure sector. We typically have in excess of £40m (construction value) on site with Press & Starkey at any one time, and look forward to partnering with them on future Capital Projects”
M Anderson, Capital Projects Director, Places for People Leisure Ltd.
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