Grand Central Gym Temporary Closures:

We are having 16 new air conditioning units installed at Life Leisure Grand Central which will cause some disruption to the gym areas. Please view all details here.

Charity Status

lifeLEISURE is the trading name of Stockport Sports Trust, established in April 2002, to provide leisure and recreation facilities and services, including sports development, for the Stockport community and visitors to the area. As not for profit social enterprise company and registered charity, our aim is to provide a best value service in all areas in which we operate, by investing every penny we make back into our local communities, to make them a better place to live.

We are focused on promoting our facilities and sport and leisure to families and individuals of all ages and backgrounds. We operate a socially inclusive approach to ensure equality of opportunity for all and we openly value diversity so that everyone can enjoy the benefits of participating in sports and leisure activities.

Over the past 18 years lifeLEISURE has reached and positively impacted on local communities both within the borough of Stockport and further afield (as far away as Sefton Village Orphanage in the Philippines). To date, lifeLEISURE has had an immense impact on tens of thousands of individuals as we work to improve their lives for the better.

Charity Status Bikes Resized

Charity Status Fit Class Resized
Charity Status Gym Resized
Charity Status Fitness Class 1 Resized


  • We are lifeLEISURE. We live for fitness. We live for sport. We live for improving the lives of the people around us.


  • To provide high quality, excellent value, accessible fitness clubs and sports centres with one aim in mind - TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR OUR CUSTOMERS.
  • To champion and provide opportunities for disadvantaged individuals and communities with one aim in mind - TO IMPROVE THEIR QUALITY OF LIFE.

lifeLEISURE run an extensive mix of sports and leisure facilities, ranging from small community recreation centres to large,multi-use state of the art sport and leisure facilities.

In addition we deliver sporting activities and health programmes of the highest quality to those people who for one reason or another cannot access a local facility.

lifeLEISURE is the trading name of Stockport Sports Trust, registered in England Company No. 4304674, Charity No. 1094247 (VAT No. 794 561 488). Registered Address: Life Leisure Head Office, Life Leisure Houldsworth Village, Broadstone Road, Reddish, Stockport, SK5 7AT.