Please note – There will be no public swim at Darwen Leisure Centre between 10am and 11.30am on Wednesday 22nd June 2022. This is due to a school booking.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Pool Closure

Please note the small pool at Blackburn Sports and Leisure Centre is currently closed for maintenance.

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You can play or hire 11-a-side, 7-a-side and 5-a-side football pitches for matches and training at at any of the facilities listed. We also have sports halls at our Leisure Centres which are ideal for 5-a-side matches and junior team training.

Casual hire prices:

5 a side £50.50
 3G Pitch £48.75
Indoor Cricket (90 mins) £78.15

Casual bookings for our pitches can be made up to 7 days in advance with payment online by clicking here or by calling the Leisure Hub on 01254 585555.

Where can I play?

Facility Sports Hall Cricket Hall Grass Pitch 3G
Blackburn Sports and Leisure Centre Yes Yes
Darwen Leisure Centre Yes
Witton Park Academy Yes Yes
Witton Country Park Yes
Pleasington Yes

Block bookings:

If you would like to speak to a member of staff about block booking any of our pitches please email