1Leisure’s reopening procedures and guidance

Whether you are looking to use our Tone Zone gyms, swimming pool, squash or badminton courts, everything you need to know about how we’re keeping you safe, adhering to social distancing and what to expect when you visit is detailed below.

Everyone is required to wear a mask on entry to the centres. You must wear a mask until you are inside the Tone Zone or squash court.

You can view our 1Leisure roadmap back to full service here.

What you need to do before you visit

  • Buy your special Tone Zone gym membership on our bookings tab.
  • Book your gym or lane swimming session on our bookings tab.

What do you need to bring with you

  • A mask – for all public areas and moving between sessions.
  • As few items as possible – changing rooms, lockers and showers are closed
  • Bring plenty of water – our water fountains and vending machines aren’t available

What to do when you arrive

  • Wait outside – we’ll meet you, bring you in and show you where to go
  • Don’t arrive too early, five minutes is plenty of time
  • Remember to keep apart
  • Sanitise your hands as soon as you enter

Closed facilities

At this time, the following facilities are unavailable:

  • Health suite
  • Fitness Classes
  • Racket sports


You must not visit any Leisure Centre if you have symptoms of Coronavirus. Symptoms can include:

  • A new or persistent cough
  • A high temperature
  • A loss or change to your taste or sense of smell

What you need to know about using the Tone Zone

  • Consult with your GP before taking up a new exercise regime
  • Keep apart, even if you’re from the same household 
  • Personal towels can be used. 
  • Pick up your own personal cleaning spray and cloth – we’ll show you where from 
  • Clean everything before and after use 
  • Sanitise your hands regularly – we’ve provided lots of stations 
  • Don’t share equipment and don’t move it from designated areas 
  • We’ve unlocked our equipment so there is no need for you to touch the screens 
  • At the end of your session we’ll show you where to dispose of your cloth and spray then we’ll escort you to the exit 
  • Don’t forget to book in for your next session too 

What you need to know about using the Swimming pools

  • Swimmers must arrive beach ready as changing rooms will only be open for changing when exiting the pool. Changing rooms will be open but showers and lockers will remain closed. There are designated boxes around the swimming pool for you to store your valuables.
  • Keep apart – we’ve marked out areas for you to leave your belongings and quickly dry off .
  • You need to be a competent lane swimmer – 45 minute of swimming with minimal rest breaks.
  • You can choose slow, medium or fast lane swimming – see what each pool is offering here.