Sports and leisure centres
New leisure centre development
Work on Epping’s new leisure centre and swimming pool is about to start!
The new Epping Leisure Centre will be the newest and most energy efficient in the district. As well as air-sourced heat pumps and digital technology, the centre will incorporate the highest levels of insulation into construction, keeping future energy bills and carbon emissions as low as possible.
Facilities in the new Epping Leisure Centre include:
- A main swimming pool
- A learner pool
- Sports hall
- Health and fitness gym
New leisure centre updates
Work starts soon on new leisure centre
Contractors are expected to be on site shortly after the Bakers Lane car park closes to start site preparation and survey works for the new leisure centre.
Bakers Lane car park closes from midnight on Tuesday 14 November 2023. The new Epping Leisure Centre is estimated to open in 2025.
Planning application granted
The planning application for the new Epping Leisure Centre was granted at the District Development Management Committee meeting on 27 October 2021. It was 1 of 5 planning applications agreed as part of the redevelopment scheme for Epping.