Welcome to Active Life

Centre News & Closures


Putting life in your day and days on your life. With six centres across Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay, no other operator offers so much choice whatever your age, interests or fitness levels.

Swimming Pools

Swim. Splash. Relax.
A wide range of sessions for serious swimmers and fun splashers alike.

Fully Equipped Gyms

Sweat. Burn. Win.
We have great equipment and an expert fitness team to get you real results.

Group Exercise Studios

Move. Engage. Experience.
Cardio junkie, weights warrior, dance diva or yoga lover… We’ve got you covered.

Fitness Classes per week

Attend. Enjoy. Belong.
We cycle, lift, dance, sprint, sweat and stretch. The best part? We do it as a team.

Sports Halls

Meet. Engage. Move.
We are committed to delivering the best possible sport & activity programme both in our facilities and to the wider community.

Party Centres

Celebrate. Enjoy. Relax.
Pool, roller disco, bouncy castle, sports and more! Plus, we clear up all the mess so you can relax and enjoy the party!

Swim Academy Centres

Enroll. Learn. Develop.
With lessons for babies through to adults across our 3 swimming pools, it’s never too early or too late to learn to swim.

Exercise Referral Centres

Recover. Rebuild. Change.
We have many dedicated services that can help you to stay fit, healthy and well. Let us support your journey to a healthier lifestyle.

App Download

Members: To use the Smartphone app, you will need to download it to your apple or android mobile device using the links below.
Non-Members: Although booking facilities are not currently available to non-members, the app has useful information for everybody

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Choose. Join. Belong.
You do not need to be a member to use our facilities, but if you are a regular user then you will benefit from one of our membership options.
One membership covers all sites.

You do not need to be a member to use our facilities, but if you are a regular user then you will benefit from one of our membership options.

App Download

Download our app to your apple or android mobile device.

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Closures & Updates

Nut Allergy Awareness for Creche Users

Herons and Kingsmead Leisure Centre

2018 Swim Academy Term Dates

Term Dates for the 2018 Swim Academy Group Lessons

Kingsmead Pool Gala Events

All dates for 2018 pool closures

Fitness at Herne Community Centre

Classes available from Monday 18th June

Free Parking at William Street Car Park

Two hours free parking for all from 23rd November 2018

Early Closure Dates – Whitstable Swimming Pool

Wednesday 12th December, Saturday 15th December and Sunday 16th December.

Kingsmead Pool Gala Events 2019

Dates for 2019 Gala Events.

Christmas Opening Times

Festive Opening Hours for all centres!