Leisure Services Information and FAQs
Update on impact of new Covid-19 restrictions on our leisure services
Following the Northern Ireland Executive's announcement on 17 December 2020 of a new lockdown, we have been considering the impact on our leisure and sport services.
Restrictions will apply to our leisure services as follows:
Newry, Kilkeel and Down Leisure Centre will close from 9pm Wednesday 23 December 2020.
St Colman’s Sports Complex (including Athletics Track and 3G pitch) will close from 9pm Wednesday 23 December 2020.
All Council outdoor sports facilities (All grass and artificial pitches, tennis courts and bowling facilities) will close from Saturday 26 December 2020.
All sports events (such as football matches) will be cancelled from Saturday 26 December 2020.
The following facilities and services will continue to REMAIN CLOSED:
Ballymote Sport and Wellbeing Centre and the Newcastle Centre.
All Council pavilions and changing rooms.
All classes, sports halls and multi-purpose rooms and soft play in all leisure and sports facilities.
All recreational swimming and group swimming tuition.
Play Parks and outdoor spaces
Play Parks and outdoor spaces will remain open but should not be used after 8pm each day from Saturday 26 December 2020.
How will this affect my membership?
We appreciate that this is a very worrying time for our customers and all members will be given the appropriate discounts or extensions to their memberships. We will be emailing all our members with more information. If you have an urgent query, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org