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Planning permission granted for district’s new leisure centre

An indicative drawing of the new centre.

Members of Bromsgrove District Councilʼs Planning Committee granted planning permission for the development of the districtʼs new leisure centre, on School Drive in Bromsgrove, at their meeting on December 7, 2015. The approved plans featured changes made after feedback from residents in the final consultation in October, including extra spectator seating, showers, and baby changing space, and a new layout for the foyer and café Welcoming the decision, the district councilʼs portfolio holder for Leisure Cllr Rod Laight said: “We welcome the committeeʼs decision and we can now move forward with the exciting plans.

Weʼre delighted to be able to build new and improved facilities in the face of unprecedented reductions in public spending.” Facilities will include: 25m six lane main pool. 15m learner pool with moveable floor. Climbing wall. 100-station fitness suite. Two 40-person dance studios. 25-person cycling studio. Sauna and steam room. Spa facilities and treatment rooms.

The centre will also include a link to the adjacent sports hall at North Bromsgrove High School, which the council wants to make available for public use from 6pm to 9pm on weekdays and 9am to 5pm at weekends.

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