Bridlington News - 19/03/2020

Bridlington East Riding Leisure Centre Will CLOSE on Friday due to Coronavirus Pandemic

Bridlington East Riding Leisure Centre will close tomorrow (Friday 20th March 2020) from 4pm for the foreseeable future due to the current Coronavirus Pandemic. Its thought that this could be for as long as a couple months.

People who have a membership with the Leisure Centre will have their membership put on hold during this time.

Update from Email to Members of Bridlington East Riding Leisure Centre (Friday 20th March 2020)

We regret to inform all our customers that all East Riding Leisure facilities will close from 4pm today.
We fully appreciate that this very difficult decision will greatly inconvenience many of our customers, for which we can only apologise. Our staff are currently contacting all customers with existing bookings to inform them of the situation.
With regard to the centres payments and charges, all charges for cancelled block bookings, classes and courses can be refunded or credited against future bookings.
All core and corporate membership payments will be automatically suspended, members do not have to request a suspension. All payments for swimming lessons using our easy payment scheme will also be suspended. All swimming lesson customers who have paid in advance for lessons will be credited and backdated to Monday 16 March. These can used against future lessons or refunded when centres reopen.
Our instructors will continue to support customers as best we can to continue to be active at home through home exercise programmes and telephone advice and support. Further support for staying active at home is available from Sport England:
Keep updated on our website and social media channels for further information.
Please be aware that our phone lines will be very busy for the foreseeable future and that sites may be operating with a reduced staff level, please be kind and stay safe and well.

This is a breaking news story so updates will occur on this page as we get more information.