Handy Cross Leisure Centre Opens

The new sports centre, built by Wycombe District Council to replace the 40 year old previous centre is a fantastic new facility for the whole community.

For swimmers there is a new 50m swimming pool as well as a teaching pool and a splash pad zone for the younger children.

If you prefer to stay dry there is a 10m high climbing wall and a multiuse 12 court sports hall which will cater for many sporting activities.

For those that prefer a high energy work out there is a 150 station gym, spin and dance studios as well as squash courts, a four-rink bowls centre and meeting rooms. To relax there is are sauna and steam rooms facilities as well as a new café area.

Cllr Steve Broadbent said, “The old sports centre was over 40 years old , we are so lucky to have such a modern and up to date sports centre on our doorsteps. With so many different activities in one place I know where my family will be spending our free time !”