horwich leisure centre parent portal

by Florida Herman 8 min read

Why sign up to lessons at Horwich Leisure Centre?

signed up to lessons today! Get back in the pool with a variety of family sessions. At Horwich Leisure Centre we offer a fantastic range of facilities suitable for all ages and abilities, including a fully air-conditioned gym, a fantastic 25m swimming pool, a versatile sports hall and a workout area where we hold a variety of workout classes.

What is included in a Bolton community leisure membership?

Includes; Gym, Swimming and Workout Classes at all Bolton Community Leisure Trust Centres. Includes; Swimming and online booking at all Bolton Community Leisure Trust Centres. Memberships for Horwich Leisure Centre.

Why choose our swimming centre?

Whether it’s a gym membership or a family swimming session you’re after, our friendly, qualified team is here to ensure you stay happy, healthy and active. High-quality swimming lessons in a relaxed, safe and fun environment. Earn rewards, take on monthly challenges, swipe into our centre and more.



Swimming has incredible benefits for both your body and mind and is a low-impact way to exercise, no matter what your fitness abilities. We have a whole timetable of swimming sessions to help build your confidence, to work on your strokes, float away any stress, or experience the joy of this fun way to keep fit.

Our Pool

We have a fantastic 25m swimming pool, perfect for lane swimming, family splash sessions and our aqua classes.

Family Swim

Swimming is a great way to stay active as a family and have fun together. Whether you’re looking for fun activities in the water for weekends or school holidays, we have something for all ages.

Swim for Fitness

Swimming is a low-impact way of exercising, meaning it really is for everyone. We have a whole timetable of swim sessions for you to enjoy, including aqua classes, lane swimming or casual sessions.

Swimming Lessons

Looking to build water confidence or improve your swimming skills? Our swimming lessons for both children and adults are a great way for everyone to learn how to swim, from the complete basics through to improving strokes and advanced techniques.

Breathe Easy: How to control your breathing when swimming

A handy breathing exercise to warm-up the mind and ensure you’re ready for your session in the water.

Recipe of the month - Healthy Pancakes

Pancake Day may not be 'til March this year, but life's definitely BATTER with pancakes, for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Check out our healthy pancake recipe for some flipping-good fun at home this Half Term for all the family.

Top tips for your child's First Swimming Lesson

Lynn Goring-Crook, our National Aquatic Training Lead, is here to share tips and advice before your child’s first swimming lesson.

How to find your exercise mojo - and keep it

So the year is flying by and you’ve just realised you haven’t been to the gym in weeks – and it’s clear your latest fitness resolutions went out the window months back! It happens. Here’s how to fix it.

The first rule of New Year's Resolutions

Motivation expert Professor David E. Conroy talks about what helps get us moving, and how to set realistic goals we can stick to.

Kids' zone

Free downloads, craft ideas and fun activities to keep the kids busy and active over the school holidays.

Christmas Family Workouts

Want to look after your 'elf and fitness over the festive season? Here's a selection of fun Christmas workouts to get you moving from your head to your mistle-toes!