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  • £7.6 Million

    project value

  • 24,760

    Square foot

  • 2019

    completion date

Brand new leisure centre for Staffordshire



HIGHLIGHTS

  • 25m 6-lane swimming pool
  • 2 studios
  • 80 station fitness suite and associated ancillary facilities
  • New surface car park.

Our leisure specialists have been appointed to deliver a brand new leisure centre in Stone, Staffordshire.

Located at Westbridge Park, just off Stafford Road and close to Stone Cricket Club, the circa 24,760 sq ft, £7.6 million building will replace an existing leisure centre and is part of the local council’s £10 million programme of investment in the town’s leisure facilities.

Willmott Dixon is delivering a range of sports and leisure facilities at the centre, including a 25 metre, six-lane swimming pool; a 3,767 sq ft gym and 80 station fitness suite; two 1,615 sq ft dance studios and associated ancillary facilities, including a new surface car park.

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The appointment to this project follows the successful delivery of Blackbird Leys Swimming Pool in Oxford and Moseley Rugby Club.

Peter Owen, managing director in our Midlands office, said:

“This new leisure centre represents a significant upgrade to the existing facility, providing residents of Stone with access to a fresh, modern and greatly enhanced fitness environment.
“This is a highly specialist project and one that demonstrates Willmott Dixon’s experience in the leisure sector perfectly, bringing together a number of disciplines.”

Work on the new leisure centre is expected to be completed and the building handed over to owner Staffordshire County Councill, in February 2019.