Welcome to Oval Leisure Centre

Become an Invigor8 member and enjoy use of 8 Invigor8 centres, 7 Gyms, 10 pools and over 350 exercise classes per week across the wirral.

Pool Notice

Due to a Gala taking place on 16th November, the Family Disability Swim at 3pm has been cancelled. The Public Swim will be 9am-2.30pm instead of 9am-3pm.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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Centre Opening Hours

Monday - Friday06.30 - 22.00
Saturday & Sunday08.00 - 19.00

Gym Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday07.15 - 22.00
Friday07.15 - 21.30
Saturday07.30 - 18:00
Sunday07.30 - 18.00

Gym Opening Hours Invigor8 Members

Monday - Thursday6:30 - 22:00
Friday6:30 - 21:30
Saturday7:30 - 18:00
Sunday7:30 - 18:00

Group Exercise Class Timetable

06.30-07.15Rig Circuit in gymAngie T
RevolutionsAnna H
09.30-10.30Aerobics Lynn B
9.45-10.45H.I.I.T.Debi A
10.45-11.45KettlebellsDebi A
10.45-11.45Dancefit Lynn B
11.00-12.00AquaKay C
14.00-15.00Fitness YogaBarb M
17.15-18.00RevolutionsAngie T
Dance Fit - StepKay C
18.15-19.00RevolutionsAngie T
CallaneticsKay C
19.15-20.00Revs BootyAngie T
19.30-20.30AquaMargaret B
20.00 - 21.00Yin YogaNikki Mc
6.45am- 7.15amInsanityBarb M
09.30-10.15RevolutionsAnna H
10:00-11:00AquaMargaret B
10.00-11.00Body ConditioningKay C
10.30-11.15Revs Booty Anna H
11.15 - 12.15CallaneticsKay C
11.15 - 12.15PilatesDebi A
12.15 - 13.15CallaneticsKay C
12.30 - 13.15Low Level CircuitDebi A
14.00 - 15.00Tai ChiXing-Bo L
17.00 - 18.00KettlebellsDebi A
18.00 - 18.45RevolutionsLeah C
18.15 - 19.00H.I.I.T.Debi A
18.15 - 19.15Body ConditioningKay C
19.00 - 19.45RevolutionsLeah C
19.15 - 20.15Step And PumpLynn B
19:15 - 20:15PilatesDebi A
19.30 - 20.30Aqua PlusKay C
20.15 - 21.15Body ConditioningLynn B
06.30-07.15RevolutionsAngie T
09.30-10.30AerobicsLynn B
09.30-10.15RevolutionsDebi A
10.45-11.4550+keep FitLynn B
11.00-12.00AquaMargaret B
13.15-14.45YogaDiane C
16.00-17.00Jnr BoxerciseBarbara M
18.00-18.45PoundNicki G
18.00-19.00BoxerciseJo S
18.00-18.45RevolutionsSarah C
18.15-19.15Run In WirralFi H
19.00-20.00CircuitsJo S
RevolutionsSarah C
19.00-20.00StepNicki G
19.30-20.30ZumbaPam I
20.00-21.00Fitness YogaNicki G
20.30-21.30KettlebellsSarah C
09.30-10.15RevolutionsJo S
09.30-10.30Body ConditioningKay C
10.30-11.30CallaneticsKay C
10.30-12.00YogaDiane C
11.30 - 12.30CallaneticsKay C
13:00-14.00Buggy Park Fitness Angie T
17.00-18.00Teen BoxerciseBarbara M
17.00-18.00KettlebellsAngie T
18.00-19.00Body ConditioningKay C
18.00-18.45RevolutionsNicki G
18.00-19.00InsanityBarbara M
19.00-20.00Barbell StrengthBarbara M
19.00-20.00Body ConditioningLynn B
19.00-20.00RevolutionsNicki G
20.00-21.00Yin YogaNikki Mc
20.00-21.00FitballLynn B
06.30-7.15Revs BootyAngie T
09.30-10.30StepLynn B
09.30-10.15RevolutionsLeah C
10.30-11.30BoxerciseLeah C
10.45-11.45BalanceLynn B
11.00-12.00AquaMargaret B
17.30 - 18.30Clubbercise Family 7+
(Under 16's must be accompanied by a participating adult)
Leah C
18.15-19.00RevolutionsAngie T
19.15-20.00Revs BootyAngie T
09.00-10.00StepLynn B
09.30-10.15RevolutionsBarbara M
10.00-11.00Body ConditioningLynn B
10.30-11.15RevolutionsBarbara M

Lynn B
09.00-10.00H.I.I.T.Nicki G
09.30-10.15RevolutionsLouise G/Emma W
10.00-11.00StepNicki G
10.30-11.15RevolutionsLouise G/Emma W
11.00-12.00Body ConditioningNicki G
17.00-18.00CallaneticsKay C

Swimming Pool Timetable

During School Holidays our Swimming Pool Timetables may alter, Please click here to see our Holiday Timetables.

07.45 – 09.00Public Swim
10.00 – 11.00 Disability Swim
11.00 – 12.00Aqua
12.00 – 13.30Public Swim
16.00 – 19.30 Public Swim
19.30 – 20.30 Aqua Plus
20.30 – 21.30 Adult Only Swim
07.45 – 09.00Public Swim
10.00 - 11.00Aqua
10.00 – 11.00 Aqua Tots
11.00 – 12.00 50+ Swim
12.00 – 13.30Public Swim
16.00 – 19.30 Public Swim
19.30 – 20.30 Aqua Plus
20.30 – 21.30 Adult Only Swim
07.45 – 09.00Public Swim
10.00 – 11.00 50+ Swim
11.00 – 12.00 Aqua
12.00 – 13.30Public Swim
16.00 – 19.30 Public Swim
07.45 – 09.00Public Swim
10.00 – 11.00 Physio Swim
11.00 – 12.00 Disability Swim
12.00 – 13.30Public Swim
16.00 – 19.30 Public Swim
19.30 – 20.30 Adult Swimming Lessons
20.30 – 21.30 Ladies Only Swim
07.45 – 09.00Public Swim
10.00 – 10.30 Adult Swim Lesson* (I)
10.30 – 11.00 Adult Swim Lesson*(B)
11.00 – 12.00Aqua
12.00 – 13.30Public Swim
16.00 – 19.30Public Swim
08.00 – 09.00 Adult Swim
09.00 – 15.00 Public Swim
15.00 – 16.00 Family Disability Swim
08.00 – 09.00 Adult Swim
09.00 – 15.00 Public Swim

*(I) Improvers
*(B) Beginners.

Swim times can change at short notice. Child Admission policy applies – check at reception or visit www.wirralleisure.co.uk for more information. School Holiday times change for which a separate timetable will be available nearer the time.


Interested in getting started with Swimming Lesson?

Leave your details via our contact from and a member of our Swim Wirral team will be in touch to discuss your requirements

Sports Hall Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday09:00 - 22:00
Friday09:00 - 21:00
Saturday - Sunday09:00 - 19:00

Teen Fitness Opening Hours

Teen Term Times:

  • 16+ – Anytime
  • 14 – 15 – Accompanied* Anytime, Unaccompanied during Teen Fitness Times
  • 12 – 13 – Accompanied* Anytime

* Accompanied by a responsible adult over 18.

Teen Fitness Times:

Teen Access Times 
Monday - Friday 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Saturday - Sunday Anytime

Teen Half Term Times:

  • 16+ – Anytime
  • 14 – 15 – Accompanied* Anytime, Unaccompanied during Teen Fitness Times
  • 12 – 13 – Accompanied* Anytime

* Accompanied by a responsible adult over 18.

Teen Fitness Times:

Teen Fitness Times (Half Term) 
Monday - Friday12:00pm - 7:00pm
Saturday - Sunday Anytime


Swimming pools

The Oval has a 6 lane 25m competition pool and a shallow 12.5m teaching pool with ramped access and facilities for disabled swimmers.

Large family friendly changing areas are available, 3 accessible changing rooms and 2 larger communal rooms with showers.

View the child’s admission policy here.


All the latest equipment including running machines, rowers, cross-trainers and bikes, functional rig and resistance machines and free weights.

An induction is required before using any equipment. Last admission is 1 hour before closing.

A teen gym admissions policy is in operation at this centre. View it here.

All customers MUST have their membership card in order to gain access to Gym. Membership cards can be purchased at reception for £1.

Sports hall

An indoor sports hall is available with facilities for:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Futsal (5 aside football)
  • Volleyball
  • Netball

Facility Hire

Our facilities can be hired for private use, please contact reception for details.

Download an Application form here.

View our Terms and Conditions of Hire (pdf)

Athletics track and stadium

400m athletics track with athletics field grandstand with seating for 200 spectators
changing facilities are available for club and school use a fully equipped disabled changing room is also available Full-sized football pitch Grass football pitch in the centre of the athletics stadium.

Football Pitches

  • 8 x 5/6 a side 3G caged pitches
  • 1 x full size sand based Astro Turf dividable into 1/3’s for 7/8 a side
  • Full side stadium pitch
    1 x junior grass pitch

Download our events or block booking forms and return to Oval Leisure Centre.

Indoor facilities

  • 25m competition pool
  • 12.5m teaching pool
  • Gym
  • Sports hall
  • Aerobics studio
  • Squash courts
  • Viewing gallery
  • Cafe & vending machines

Outdoor facilities

  • Football pitches
  • Hockey pitch
  • Athletics track, field and stadium
  • Ski slope
  • Tennis courts
  • Free parking
  • Bicycle racks
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  • Disabled access to the building
  • Automatic doors
  • Accessible lift
  • Disabled parking bays
  • Hearing loops
  • Disabled toilets
  • Disabled changing facilities
  • Pool hoist
  • Graduated steps into pool
  • Inclusive Fitness Equipment
  • Graduated steps into training pool
  • Inclusive fitness equipment


The Oval
Old Chester Rd,
CH63 7LF

Tel: 0151 606 2010

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🏊‍♂️Interested in your child starting swimming lessons?🏊‍♀️

Swim Wirral offer a range of Swimming lessons from Little Ducklings to Stage 7/8 Academy level and can help your child gain lifelong skills and confidence in the water. Contact us to find out more!

Register your details here: wirralleisure.co.uk/swimming-lessons-enquiry/ or via swimwirral@wirral.gov.uk & a member of our Swim Wirral team will contact you to discuss your requirements.
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We've had some exciting new equipment delivered to the Oval Gym including a brand-new Jacob's Ladder and an 8 station Pulley!

Call in to view the facilities or take advantage of a Free Fitness Induction where you can try out the equipment and discuss your fitness requirements with one of our qualified Gym Instructors (limited time only)

For more information leave your details here wirralleisure.co.uk/oval-free-pass/ and we shall call you to book an Induction at a time of your choice. Alternatively call in or call 0151 606 2010 today!
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Get your heart racing this winter with our wide range of group exercise classes! 🏊‍♀‍🧘‍♂‍💃

From HIIT to Yoga we have something for everyone no matter your ability.

Our 370 classes are ran across our 8 leisure centres in fully equipped studios & pools throughout the week.

To view our group exercise timetable please follow the link attached: wirralleisure.co.uk/invigor8-centres/group-exercise-class/
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Come and join us for 3 FREE days of fitness!

Yes, we're giving away a number of 3-day fitness passes to use our facilities.
✔ Access to 7 Gyms
✔ Swim in 10 Pools
✔ Over 370 Classes per week
⏬ Download your pass today ⏬
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⚽️Junior Football Pitches from just £16 for up to 10 children!⚽️

Join us at Wirral Tennis & Sports Centre, Guinea Gap and the Oval for a 5-a-side game of football!

£16 gives up to 10 children 1 hour on a 3G Pitch!

Please book via our team on 0151 606 2010, online: sportbooking.wirral.gov.uk/Connect2/mrmlogin.aspx or pop into reception.
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Class Update:

Insanity at 7:15am - 7:45am is now moving to 6:45am - 7:15am starting from Tuesday 5th November.

Free for Invigor8 Members or £2.80 for non members.

Book now via the app, online or with our team on 0151 606 2010.
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Happy Halloween!🎃

Make sure to add a Halloween song to your workout playlist today - Here's some of our favourites:

Thriller - Michael Jackson
Ghostbusters - Ray Parker Jr
"I Put a Spell On You" — Bette Midler

Whats your favourite Halloween song?
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Half Term Special Offer!⛳️⚽️

Kids go FREE for Footgolf / Pitch n Putt with every paying adult (1 Adult = 1 Child Free)

Pitch n Putt is available at Arrowe Park and Wallasey Beach
Footgolf is available at Arrowe Park Golf Club

For more information on Pitch n Putt, Footgolf or Golf, please follow the link attached: wirralleisure.co.uk/golf-courses/
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Our Inflatable fun sessions are back on the timetable at Leasowe Leisure Centre and they are filling up fast!

Just £4.40 per child per session, they are running Monday, Wednesday and Friday this week from 2pm to 3pm for ages 8 to 16.

Available to book by calling 0151 606 2010 or popping into Leasowe Leisure Centre.

Alternatively take the children for a swim at a pool of your choice, visit here for our Holiday Pool Timetable: wirralleisure.co.uk/holiday-pool-timetables/
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