Swimming, Sport & Leisure Centres

Covid-19 update

Leisure centres will close to the public from 5 November 2020. Facilities may be used to host some support activities. Credit is to be given for payments already made.

Outdoor team sports and after school care will not be available during lockdown.

RSL

Visit our Reading Sport and Leisure (RSL) website, along with Rivermead to find out about all the sporting facilities available in Reading.

You can find out how to report a problem in a park on our Grounds Maintenance page.

RSL Sport and leisure facilities

Sport and Leisure Centre contact details
Pool Phone number
Meadway Sports Centre 0118 937 5060
Palmer Park Sports Stadium 0118 937 5080
South Reading Leisure Centre 0118 937 3399

Outdoor sports facilities

Tennis

Albert Road
Christchurch Meadows
Cintra Park
Clayfield Copse
Coley Recreation Ground
Mapledurham Playing Fields
Meadway Recreation Ground
Prospect Park

Football

Amersham Road
Ambrook Road
Beresford Road
Christchurch Meadows
Cintra Park
Clayfield Copse
Coley Recreation Ground
Courage Park
Emmer Green
Hexham Road Play Area
Kensington Road Recreation Ground
Longbarn Lane
Mapledurham Playing Fields
Meadway Recreation Ground
Oxford Road Recreation Ground
Palmer Park
Portman Road
Prospect Park
South Whitley Park
Victoria Recreation Ground
St Johns School
Waterloo Meadows
Wensley Road

5-a-side

Cintra Park
Meadway Recreation Ground
Palmer Park
Prospect Park

Basketball

Amersham Road
Ambrook Road
Beresford Road
Cintra Park
Coley Recreation Ground
Courage Park
Hexham Road Play Area
Kensington Road Recreation Ground
Longbarn Lane
Meadway Recreation Ground
Portman Road
Prospect Park
South Whitley Park
St Johns School
Waterloo Meadows
Wensley Road

Multi Use Games Area

Amersham Road
Ambrook Road
Beresford Road
Courage Park
Hexham Road Play Area
Kensington Road Recreation Ground
Longbarn Lane
Meadway Recreation Ground
Oxford Road Recreation Ground
Portman Road
South Whitley Park
St Johns School
Waterloo Meadows
Wensley Road

Synthetic Cricket

Beresford Road
Coley Recreation Ground
Palmer Park

Grass Cricket

Cintra Park

Skateboard and BMX

Clayfield Copse
Hills Meadow
Longbarn Lane (BMX)
Meadway Recreation Ground (skateboard)
Oxford Road Recreation Ground (skateboard)
Prospect Park (skateboard)
Waterloo Meadows (BMX)
Wensley Road (BMX)

More details can be found on our Parks, Outdoor Facilities and Open Spaces page.