Centres & Facilities

Check out our individual centres for opening and class times plus more news and features. Each centre offers a range of facilities, some exclusive to a particular centre. Don’t worry if you already have a specific activity in mind, each of the centres listed below include details of their facilities.


YMCA Fleetwood

The Esplanade - Fleetwood - Lancashire - FY7 6HF
    Contact number: 01253 771505
      Following investment to the health & fitness studio, YMCA Fleetwood is now the home of...

    • State of the art cardio and resistance equipment plus Synrgy and Inclusive Fitness Initiative standard equipment
    • Swimming Pools x 2 (learner pool and main pool)
    • Splash Pad - including a range of water jets and water tunnels with a paddling area. (Open weekends and throughout school holidays)
    • Fitness Classes – varied programme of classes for all fitness levels
    • High Performance Weights Area – with specialist weight training equipment
    • Multi-Purpose Sports Hall
    • YMCA Fleetwood Cafe
    • Marine Splash at YMCA Fleetwood
Activities include;

  • Adult Fitness Classes
  • Junior Activities
  • Swimming with an excellent swimming lesson programme for all ages.
  • Y Kids and Y Tots activities.
  • Based at Fleetwood YMCA and Poulton YMCA the club promotes a friendly and family orientated atmosphere.

    The club encourages swimmers of all ages and abilities in a variety of different aquatic sports:- Competitive Swimming, Masters, Water Polo, Lifesaving and Modern Pentathlon.

    You can contact us via our website below or call into Fleetwood YMCA - Monday and Wednesday after 6.30pm or Tuesday at Poulton YMCA after 6.00pm.

    Visit: Fleetwood Swim Club
    Swimming Lessons are programmed in across the week Monday to Friday from 4pm to 6:30pm and on Saturday mornings 9am to 11am. All children aged 4 upwards have a swimming assessment before being placed into a class. This takes place on Mondays at 6:30pm (pre-booking required as places are limited). Which class a child goes into is dependant on age and ability.

    Baby & Toddler lessons are also available on Fridays at 11am.

    Based at YMCA Fleetwood

    Visit: YMCA Fleetwood Cafe

    Visit: Marine Splash
    The swimming pools first opened to the public on the 27th March 1974 with a Sports Hall being added to the facility ten years later on 12th May 1984.

    In January 2008 and thanks to considerable investment from Wyre Council and the generosity of the Lofthouse Foundation and Sport England, Fleetwood YMCA installed a brand new, purpose built, air conditioned fitness studio with state-of-the-art equipment, which overlooks the pool hall.

    In addition to the Fitness Studio, a brand new changing village with improved family and baby changing facilities was also installed. Privacy is enhanced with individual, double and family lockable cubicles and new improved showering facilities. Additionally, the disabled changing facilities have been updated to improve access further.

    In addition to this, the reception and front of house areas have also been refurbished providing a more open and user friendly entrance to the centre and its facilities.

    After further investment in late 2015, YMCA Fleetwood installed state-of-the-art gym equipment including new LFConnect Technology and the new Synrgy Functional Training Unit

    YMCA Garstang

    Windsor Road - Garstang - Lancashire - PR3 1ED
      Contact number: 01995 605410
      • Brand New State-of-the-art Gym including Free Weights
      • Fitness and Relaxation Classes
      • Swimming Centre (Oak Rd, Garstang, PR3 1HT)
      • Badminton Club
    The leisure centre was established in September 1985 and hosts a variety of activities; including badminton, football, netball, table tennis and volleyball. The centre also runs 5-a-side football leagues and indoor bowls leagues. We also have a wide range of aerobic and martial arts classes in the day time and evenings.

    Garstang Badminton Club use the facilities for league matches and training, and we also have a netball and volleyball club using the centre too. The centre is also available for private hire for birthday parties, school, groups and clubs.

    Within the centre, we have a newly refurbished gym (opened September 2016) with the latest state-of-the-art equipment including new LF Connect interactive technology and free weights. The staff are able to give inductions and programmes to all members and take you through the new kit and its interactive capabilities. Both the sites in Garstang have wheelchair access and changing facilities.
    The swimming centre was opened in September 1974. It was built for the community of Garstang – for both public and school usage and the 20m, four lane swimming pool still accommodates the whole community today. The swimming pool changing rooms were recently re-developed thanks to investment by Wyre Council

    The pool is suitable for all levels of competency and our swimming programme includes early bird swimming, swimming lessons for all ages, aqua aerobics, fun swims, adults only and parent and toddler groups.

    The pool is also available for private hire for birthday parties, schools and groups. We have various clubs that use the pool including Garstang Swimming Club, Fernleigh, Garstang High School and Myerscough College.

    YMCA Lytham

    Mythop Road - Lytham - Lancashire - FY8 4HB
      Contact number: 01253 739166
      • Brand New State-of-the-art Gym including Free Weights
      • Fitness Class Studios
      • Multi-Purpose Sports Hall
      • 3G All Weather Pitch
      • Outdoor Grass Pitches
      • Cafe Bar and Events Venue
      • NEW Dedicated Spin Studio including Virtual Classes
    The Fitness Team at Lytham are always on hand to provide you with support, help and encouragement to ensure your fitness experience meets your expectations.

    As part of the induction process within our new Life Fitness state-of-the-art gym (opened August 2016) you will be shown how to use the brand new Cardio Entertainment and LF Connect interactive kit. You will be shown how to fully use our resistance equipment safely and effectively to meet your goals.

    As part of your membership we also offer FREE personalised programmes with regular review dates to keep you entertained and add more variety to your workouts. Find out more about the brand new Lifescape Virtual Trainer Programme.
    Our Dance Studio and now, NEW dedicated Spin Class Studios offer many classes and activities for adults and juniors including Les Mills BodyPump, Les Mills BodyCombat, Spinning, and NEW Virtual RPM Classes. The studios are fully air conditioned with sprung floors.
    The Lawrence House Sports Hall and NEW 3G All Weather Pitch provide you with the chance to equip yourselves with many vigorous sports such as football, basketball, volleyball, badminton and gymnastics for the juniors.

    The extensive grounds here at Lytham YMCA offer three football pitches which are utilised to their full effects by our affiliation teams along with local youth and adult teams.
    We offer many activities for children of all ages including; football and multi-sports and school holiday clubs.

    The activities on offer within our holiday club range from arts and crafts to football, dance and drama. With plenty of outdoor space our activities make sure your children have a fun and varied programme and more importantly really enjoy their experience with us at Lytham YMCA.

    YMCA Sports Academy – a full programme of activities for juniors is available at Lytham YMCA through our YMCA Sports Academy.

    YMCA Poulton

    Breck Road - Poulton Le Fylde - Lancashire - FY6 7HJ

      Contact number: 01253 891629
        Following Wyre Council investment and a multi-million pound transformation, YMCA Poulton is now the home of...

      • Brand New State-of-the-art Gym
      • Brand New Purpose Built Classes & Activities Studio
      • 20m Swimming Pool with swimming lessons, aqua classes, fun swims and more
      • Full programme of fitness, relaxation and aqua classes and other activities
      • New Spa on the Breck!
    Our fitness studio has 43 stations of state-of-the-art Life Fitness equipment including cardiovascular, resistance and free weights. The gym is fully air conditioned and televisions are situated around the gym to keep you entertained while you workout.

    The Fitness Team are on hand to provide you with support, help and encouragement to ensure your fitness experience meets your expectations.

    As part of the induction process within our new Life Fitness state-of-the-art gym you will be shown how to use the brand new Cardio Entertainment and LF Connect interactive kit. You will be shown how to fully use our resistance equipment safely and effectively.

    As part of your membership we also offer FREE personalised programmes with regular review dates to keep you motivated and on track to achieve your goals.
    The 20m swimming pool is user friendly and is suitable for all levels – our programme includes swimming lessons for all ages, aqua aerobics, fun swims, adults only and mums, babies & ladies.

    The pool is also available for private hire for birthday parties, school, groups, scouts / brownies etc.

    Rural Splash YMCA Kirkham

    Station Rd - Kirkham - Lancashire - PR4 2HA
      Contact number: 01772 682989
      • 22m Swimming Pool
      • Gym
      • Free Car Parking
      • Disabled / Family Changing
      • Training Centre for meetings and NPLQ sessions
    We offer swimming lessons throughout the week and at weekends for all ages and abilities. For more information and pricing visit YMCA Swimming Lessons
    The Rural Splash team offer a fantastic swimming party package for your youngster’s special day.

    The pool is available every Saturday 5pm – 6.30pm especially for single party bookings. 5pm – 6pm the children have access to the brand new inflatable – Dual Lane Aqua Run for the whole hour. Then 6pm – 6.30pm the spectator area is available for your party food and cake.

    Children must be aged 8+ and be able to swim 2 lengths of the pool. Please Contact Us for more details and bookings.

    YMCA St Annes

    St Albans Rd - Lytham St Annes - Lancashire - FY8 1XD
      Contact number: 01253 724117
      • Brand New State-of-the-art Gym including Hammer Strength Performance Suite
      • Fitness Class Studios
      • Multi-Purpose Sports Hall
      • Sauna & Steam Suite
      • Conference & Meeting Rooms
      • Harry’s Indoor Soft Play Centre
      • Cafe
    The Fitness Team at St Annes are always on hand to provide you with support, help and encouragement to ensure your fitness experience meets your expectations.

    As part of the induction process within our new Life Fitness state-of-the-art gym (opened December 2016) you will be shown how to use the brand new Cardio Entertainment and LF Connect interactive kit. You will be shown how to fully use our resistance equipment safely and effectively to meet your goals.

    As part of your membership we also offer FREE personalised programmes with regular review dates to keep you entertained and add more variety to your workouts. Find out more about the brand new Lifescape Virtual Trainer Programme.
    We have a great adult programme including a wide variety of classes such as Les Mills BodyCombat, BodyPump and BodyBalance. Spinning classes take place within our dedicated studio. We also offer relaxation classes such as Pilates, Tai Chi and Yoga. YMCA members can book up to 7 days in advance.
    We offer a varied programme of activities for youngsters too including; Dodgeball, Sport Acrobatics, Football, Judo and Tae Kwon Do.
    Don’t forget Harry’s Indoor Soft Play Centre – opened in September 2008 in honour of our former Chief Executive, Harry Richards.

    YMCA St Annes Pool & Gym

    South Promenade - Lytham St Annes - Lancashire - FY8 1SW
      Contact number: 01253 722986
      • 25m Swimming Pool - New changing and showering facilities ideal for families and individuals with integrated accessible changing rooms, toilets & showers
      • Newly refurbished Gym with full complement of cardio, resistance, free weights and functional training equipment
      • Aqua and Gym Classes & Swimming Lessons
      • Junior Gym Sessions – Age 14 – 16
    We offer swimming lessons throughout the week and at weekends for all ages and abilities. For more information and pricing visit YMCA Swimming Lessons

    YMCA Thornton Health and Fitness Centre

    Victoria Road East - Thornton - Lancashire - FY5 3SX

      Contact number: 01253 824108
        Following Wyre Council investment and a multi-million pound transformation, YMCA Thornton is now the home of...

        • State of the art health and fitness facilities including one of the largest gyms in the region with 100+ stations
        • Purpose built spinning and fitness class studios
        • YMCA Bowl 10 pin bowling and family entertainment centre
        • Air Skate Park - indoor ramp experience for boards, blades, BMX and scooters
        • Cafe Diner
        • Outdoor 3G Pitches
        • Squash Courts & Outdoor Sport Pitches
        • Creche Services
    The Fitness Team at Thornton YMCA are always on hand to provide you with support, help and encouragement to ensure your fitness experience meets your expectations.

    As part of the induction process within our new Life Fitness state-of-the-art gym (opened August 2016) you will be shown how to use the brand new Cardio Entertainment and LF Connect interactive kit. You will be shown how to fully use our resistance equipment safely and effectively in order to meet your goals.

    As part of your membership we also offer FREE personalised programmes with regular review dates to keep you entertained and add more variety to your workouts.
    Thornton YMCA has an extensive class and activities programme with everything from Body Combat and Boxing Training to Pilates, H.I.I.T and Yoga!
    Our sports halls and squash courts are perfect for a variety of mainstream activities such as football, indoor bowls, badminton and of course squash.

    The centre also hosts large sporting and public events and is the home of Thornton Cleveleys RUFC – who play in North Lancs 2. Visit them online at Thornton Rugby
    We provide a range of activities for children and young people including, Gymnastics and Tae Kwon Do.

    Don’t forget our Creche Services are available during weekday mornings.

    YMCA Ansdell

    Worsley Road - Ansdell - Lytham St. Annes - FY8 4DG
      Contact number: 01253 796663
      • Full size Astroturf playing surface
      • Multi-purpose Sports Hall
      • Dance Studio
      • Multi-purpose Gym with programme classes
    The astroturf is a full size playing surface similar to a full size football pitch. This is mainly used for football and hockey. We have just recently spent over £4000 on new aluminium 7-a-side goals and standard hockey goals.
    We can host a variety of sports inside the sports hall, including 5-a-side football, cricket (nets), badminton, basketball, volleyball, and much more. Just ask!
    This is perfect if you’re looking to hire the facility for a dance class for toddlers or adults. We have recently installed new mirrors within the room.
    This is a multi functional room which is mainly used to run our programme classes. It can also be used for dance and can also act as a second sports hall.