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04 Apr 2018

£35m plans for West Wickham to include new leisure centre
BY Tom Walker

The current West Wickham Leisure Centre dates back to the 1960s

The current West Wickham Leisure Centre dates back to the 1960s

Bromley Council has unveiled plans to replace its ageing West Wickham Leisure Centre as part of a £35m regeneration project.

The council has set out plans to replace the existing centre, which dates back to the 1960s, with a new building split over two levels. The current centre is owned by the council and operated by Mytime Active.

Facilities at the new centre will include a health club and group exercise studio, a 25m swimming pool, a learner pool and a café.

As part of plans to centralise services, the new centre will also house a library.

The centre will be partly funded by a residential element, set to include a four-storey block of 73 new apartments.

The council has begun a search for an architect for the project and further details on the development are set to be revealed later this year.



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