Bulmershe Leisure Centre - Fitness

Bulmershe Leisure Centre is a multi-purpose leisure facility situated in the heart of Woodley, East Reading.

We are a council run facility serving a town of 26,000 residents as well as attracting customers from surrounding areas.

Operating as usual



As you may be aware Bulmershe Leisure Centre will become part of the 1Life chain as of December 1st. Major improvements are currently taking place on the Swimming Pool Changing Rooms as well as the installation of a New Gym.

Things to be aware of....

- Temporary Changing Room is in use for Male Swimmers
- Pool will close at 7.00pm on Friday 21st November. It will reopen Saturday as normal.
- We will no longer be selling 'swimming tickets' and all remaining tickets must be used by end of December
- NEW GYM will open on December 1st
- Pool will be closed from 15th December - 2nd January for improvement works

We thank you for your cooperation during this time.


We are confident Woodley is ready for the Zombie Apocalypse tomorrow after our campers took on all this at the weekend!

Timeline photos 26/10/2014

Well done to the 14 bootcampers that came out for apocalypse training this morning! If you missed out, don't worry! Indoor bootcamp takes place on Tuesday, 7.15 or 8.15pm at Bulmershe Leisure Centre.

Timeline photos 25/10/2014

Our friends are ready for Bootcamp.....are you!?


Numbers are looking good for the Halloween Bootcamp on Sunday 9.00am. Don't forget the clocks go back Saturday night! You might need that extra hour in bed!

Timeline photos 19/10/2014

Only a week to go until the Halloween BOOOOOO! Camp!
If you haven't signed up yet then WHY NOT!?


Call us on 0118 9268733 to Book!

Timeline photos 09/10/2014

New Ducklings Class! Mon 8.30-9.00am - Limited Spaces Available

Half Term Intensive Lessons 27-31st October - Booking Now Open!

Contact [email protected] for more information or call 0118 9268733

Timeline photos 08/10/2014

Sunday 26th October, 9.00-10.00am
Contact us for more information
It's not just for 'Ghouls'!!!!!!!!


BME Aqua Fit is 4.00pm tomorrow (5th October)


Ladies Only Aquafit in partnership with Wokingham Borough's BME Forum, Sunday afternoons* at Bulmershe Leisure Centre. Min Age 16 and registration required for FREE Entry. No need to be able to swim as all activity takes place in shallow water. Contact us on 01189268733 or call Ashanti Gupta on 07825195503 for more information. *Please note times vary each week


Were recruiting for Water Assistants to help with our Swim School. Min Age 16, Level 1 in Teaching Aquatics is desirable but not essential. Training can be provided. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Timeline photos 27/09/2014

Great BOOTCAMP this morning in Woodford Park, finished off with an old fashioned test of muscle! Well done!
Don't forget to LIKE and SHARE our page www.Facebook.com/bulmershefitness


Due to technical a issue with the swimming pool there will be no Early Risers Swim tomorrow (Thursday 25th September)

We apologise for any inconvenience caused


This SATURDAY! 9.00am!


Outdoor Bootcamp Take 2! 22/09/2014

Outdoor Bootcamp Take 2!


9.00am Woodford Park (by the hill/gravel car park)

Sweat Dries
Blood Clots
Bones Heal
Suck It Up Princess!!!!


Outdoor Bootcamp Take 2!


We are looking for volunteers to work alongside our qualified swimming instructors at the Swimming Lessons for Children with Additional Needs on a Friday afternoon, 5.00-6.00pm. Suitable for Duke of Edinburgh Volunteers Section and a valuable way to gain additional experience for Level 1 and 2 Aquatics Teachers. Please email [email protected] if you would like more information.


Who is up for another Outdoor Bootcamp!?

27/28th September

Comment Below!

Timeline photos 12/09/2014


Monday 15th Sept (10.30am) - Change of stage day or time

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st Sept - Spring/Summer Term Returning Swimmers

Monday 22nd Sept - Open Booking for New Swimmers

We also have availability in 'Ducklings', our parent and child pre school lessons, Adult Lessons, Additional Needs.

Our modern ASA Swim Programme are hugely successful so contact us to take advantage of learning that important 'life skill'. WARNING - YOU WILL GET WET!


BOOTCAMP DAY! No more holiday excuses, it's time to take your fitness seriously again!! See you there!


Congratulations to the candidates who passed the NPLQ assessment on Saturday. A tough week of training but high standards throughout! Woodley swimmers are in safe hands!


Thank you to the 22 enthusiasts that came out to the Outdoor Bootcamp yesterday! It was a brilliant session and after everyone caught their breath we chatted with Karen & Christie to find out how it went.....


Another sign up to Saturday's Outdoor Bootcamp this morning! We will be going ahead whatever the weather! Don't Make Excuses Make Improvements!


WOW! We're up to 98 likes.....but who will be our 100th follower!!??


Brilliant end to the latest block of Ultimate Fitness Bootcamps!
Well done to all those that have 'bear-crawled' their way through it! We hope you enjoyed it!

If you fancy giving it a try we still spaces available on the next 5 week block for only £20!!

Also, don't forget we will be at Woodford Park on Saturday 2nd August 9.00am for a FREE TRIAL! Contact us to sign up!


Boxercise at Bulmershe!

Put on your Gloves! It's Monday!!!

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Woodlands Avenue, Woodley

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 9am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 9am - 4:30pm
Thursday 9am - 4:30pm
Friday 9am - 4pm

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