Tag: Fleming Park Leisure Centre

Eastleigh’s ‘impressive’ leisure centre wins design award

Eastleigh’s new leisure centre at Fleming Park has won a design award. ‘Places Leisure Eastleigh’  has received the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) South Regional Award. The architects, AHR were praised for creating “an open, inclusive space truly loved by its users”. The building opened in November 2017 as a replacement for Fleming Park…

Long wait almost over for new Fleming Park

  “The wait is almost over!” declared Eastleigh Borough Council as they announced a date for the “soft opening” of Fleming Park’s replacement leisure centre which has been named “Places Leisure Eastleigh”. The council had originally intended to open the new state-of-the-art centre in time to celebrate the 2016 Rio Olympics –  but it will…

New leisure centre for Fleming Park

Council Leader Keith House last night announced plans to modernise Fleming Park Leisure Centre in Eastleigh. A report outlining a proposal to replace the existing leisure centre with a state of the art facility on the current Passfield Avenue site will be considered at Cabinet Committee on 7 November. Proposals announced by Cllr House could…

Garden waste bags to cost £30 from April

Eastleigh’s householders will have to fork out almost 8% more to have their garden waste bags collected from April next year it was revealed at a meeting of the council’s cabinet last Thursday. The cost for a garden waste bag will cost £30 a year – one of a raft of inflation busting rises planned…

Fleming Park could be rebuilt in £22 million revamp

Eastleigh Borough Council have agreed to spend £45,000 to investigate the feasibility of replacing Fleming Park Leisure Centre with a new facility to be built on the site of the current Civic Offices at a cost of up to £22 million. The council say they want to celebrate the 2016 Rio Olympics in 2016 with…

Fleming Park Leisure Centre due for ‘revamp’?

Eastleigh Councillors are being asked to approve a study into options for improving facilities at Fleming Park Leisure Centre, Eastleigh. The Leisure Centre currently attracts in excess of £1.2million visits a year, including 257,000 swims, but its over 35 years old and in need of refurbishment and modernisation. At its meeting on 17 July, the…

Fleming Park gets new hair salon

Visitors to Eastleigh’s Fleming Park Leisure Centre can now choose a less strenuous way to look and feel good.  A modern hair design studio has been added to the range of facilities on offer. A fully equipped unisex hair salon with a team of stylists is now operating upstairs in an area off the bar…