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Service update: Monday 20th September 2021. All recycling collections, including pink sack and glass collections are back on this week starting with Wickford on Monday 20 September.

Thank you for your patience and understanding whilst services have been disrupted. Please remember to put out your sacks on your usual collection day and note that the Barleylands Recycling Centre has returned to its normal opening times.

'The Place', multi-purpose leisure centre in Pitsea

Facilities: Pulse Fitness Suite, Children's Fun Zone, cafe and licensed bar, venues for meeting and entertainment hire.

COVID-19 update: The Place has re-opened for limited activities

We are pleased to confirm that The Place is now open and operating in line with Government COVID-19 Guidelines. We look forward to welcoming you back.

· Room bookings: open for room bookings with some restricted capacities
· Hair Salon: open as normal Monday-Saturday (closed on a Friday)
· Fitness Suite and Gym: open for existing members only
· Adult exercise classes: new fitness classes now taking place
· Children's party bookings: open for bookings
· Children's Fun Zone: open for children's parties only at present
· Snooker Room: now open (booking in advance essential)
· Coffee Shop: open on Wednesdays and Saturdays

For more information on the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities, visit: GOV.UK - COVID-19: Guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities

Enquiries welcome - contact reception and a member of our team will be happy to help. See contact details below.

Image showing the brand logo of The Place, multi-purpose leisure centre in Pitsea.Phone: 01268 205284, Skype: 01268 207885


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'The Place'; a multi purpose leisure centre in the heart of Pitsea. Open 7 days a week and offering a whole range of community facilities for the benefit of families and businesses. Facilities include: Pulse Fitness Suite, Children's Fun Zone, cafe and licensed bar, as well as venues for meeting and entertainment hire.

Centrally located with excellent road and rail links plus free parking, 'The Place' is the perfect choice for all of your venue hire, fitness and entertainment needs.

Our friendly and helpful staff are always willing to assist, all you have to do is contact us or come and see us.

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