Walthamstow Leisure Centre offers a range of indoor sports facilities, including:

  • a recently refurbished 68-station gym
  • 6 badminton courts
  • 2 squash courts
  • 5-a-side red-crumb football pitch
  • a studio and gymnastics hall

The centre also offers Gymnastics lessons an fitness classes such as Body Conditioning, HIIT an Yoga. 

Find out more

Visit the Better website

Weight loss with Better

GLL has a free weight loss programme, which is available at all Better leisure centres and gyms in Waltham Forest. The main features of the weight loss plan include:

  • workshops on healthy eating
  • supervised gym sessions
  • free access to online classes

Please note the free weight loss programme can be accessed through a referral from your GP. It consists of weekly group sessions over 12 weeks, sessions are two hours long. More information and full benefits can be found on Better Leisure Centre's website.

Contact details


Walthamstow Leisure Centre

243 Markhouse Road,
E17 9RN

Opening times

Monday: 7am to 10pm Tuesday: 7am to 10pm Wednesday: 7am to 10pm Thursday: 7am to 10pm Friday: 7am to 10pm Saturday: 9am to 5pm Sunday: 9am to 5pm