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Great Dunmow Leisure Centre

The Great Dunmow Leisure Centre is adjacent to Helena Romanes School.


Leisure services are available at Lord Butler Leisure Centre, Great Dunmow Leisure Centre and Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre. Most services are now available, and opening hours have been extended. A range of leisure activities are now available, for example:

• Gym
• Personal training
• Indoor and outdoor group exercise
• Lane swimming and family swimming
• Badminton and squash

For further details, please check the 1Life page for each centre:

Lord Butler Leisure Centre
Great Dunmow Leisure Centre
Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre


Parsonage Downs
Great Dunmow
Telephone: 01371 878690
Website: 1Life

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Opening hours

Monday - Friday  6.00 - 22.00
Saturday & Sunday 07:00 - 17:00
Bank holidays 09:00 - 18:00

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre gym
About the Great Dunmow Leisure Centre

Located in Great Dunmow, your local leisure centre offers something for everyone. With a range of different activities we are confident that we have the right activity for you! Whether you are older or younger, new to exercise and physical activity or a keen fitness enthusiast the dedicated fitness team can advise you on the most appropriate activity to suit you and your lifestyle.

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre offers a wide range of recreational and sports facilities in a fresh, modern and welcoming environment. The centre is an Uttlesford Leisure Ltd facility managed for us by 1Life.


Fitness classes

1Life run a busy schedule of over 30 group exercise classes every week at our studio at Great Dunmow Leisure Centre, Essex. These include a mixture of Aerobic, Body Conditioning and Calm classes.

You can check out the classes that are available and find when they run on the Great Dunmow Leisure Centre fitness class timetable on the 1Life site.


The 25 metre pool is convenient for lane swimming or a relaxing cool down.  Children's splash sessions run at the weekend and are an excellent introduction to the fun of swimming for the whole family. Swimming lessons are available for all ages in our ever expanding 'Swim School'.

You can see the Great Dunmow Leisure Centre swim timetable on the 1Life site.

Book a class

To book classes or activities such as swimming or group exercise, you must either be a 1Life member or have a 1Life card. You can sign up for 1Life card on the 1Life website.

You can also book by telephone on 01371 878690

Other facilities

1Life also offer a wide range of recreational and sports facilities for all ages.

Great Dunmow Leisure Centre - price list 2023


Additional information

► Lord Butler Leisure Centre Saffron Walden

 Mountfitchet Romeera Leisure Centre Stansted