Britannia Leisure Centre


Britannia Leisure Centre is located in Shoreditch and boasts a wide range of facilities, including a gym, a swimming pool and 5-a-side football pitches. It's operated by Better, a charitable social enterprise.


Britannia Leisure Centre is located at 40 Hyde Road, London N1 5JU. 

Opening times

Britannia Leisure Centre opening times


  • gym/fitness centre
  • climbing wall
  • sports hall
  • teaching pool
  • leisure pool with slide and wave machine
  • health suite (sauna and steam)
  • aromatherapy room
  • outdoor tennis
  • 5-a-side football
  • netball courts
  • group exercise studio
  • squash courts (4)
  • women-only sessions
  • facilities for children's parties  


  • pool hoist
  • accessible toilet
  • accessible parking
  • accessible changing facilities
  • activities for people with disabilities 
  • ramp access
  • lift
  • wheelchair access to poolside facilities  

Fit 4 Health after-stroke exercise programme

Fit 4 Health is an exercise programme to help sufferers of a stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA), and it's now available at Britannia Leisure Centre. The programme aims to improve clients' weight loss, blood pressure, blood sugar control, strength, stamina, flexibility, balance and happiness.

Free swimming in Hackney

Under 18s, over 60s, disabled people and their carers can swim for free across the borough, all year round.

Britannia site update

More information

For more information on the leisure centre, contact us or see Better - Britannia Leisure Centre.