Important message: The creche will be temporarily closed from Monday 27th February to facilitate the spin bikes while essential maintenance work is carried out in the gym. Sorry for the inconvenience! Please also note the Flume and the Health Suite will be closed from 27/02 to 03/03 while snagging work is completed.

Current offers

We've heard your feedback - there are now 13 additional spaces on Boxercise if you bring your own gloves & pads!

We've heard your feedback - there are now 13 additional spaces on Boxercise if you bring your own gloves & pads!

Just turn up on the night and pay. Click here for more information. Read more

Want to start getting ready for summer? Join today, pay £14 get the rest of February free and March half price!

Want to start getting ready for summer? Join today, pay £14 get the rest of February free and March half price!

Find out more here! Read more

Give your children a present for life! Join our swimming lesson programme today!

Give your children a present for life! Join our swimming lesson programme today!

Sign up, pay by direct debit and get your stage hats and level certificates for free! More info here. Read more

Latest news

Is your child working on Children's University? Complete activities with us!

Is your child working on Children's University? Complete activities with us!

We're happy to validate your child's achievements! Read more

The PlacesLocker App is here!

The PlacesLocker App is here!

Find out all the info on what our new app can do and get it downloading! Read more

Swimathon 2017

Swimathon 2017

Book your space now! Read more

Casual Pricing at Blackwater 2016/17

Casual Pricing at Blackwater 2016/17

See our full casual pricing list here! Read more

Vacancies at Blackwater

Vacancies at Blackwater

Want to join a great team at our leisure centre? Find all the opportunities here. Read more


"If you would like to make a comment or need more information please use the links to the right to get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you at our centre soon."


Mark Taylor, General Manager

Other leisure centres managed by Places for People Leisure on behalf of Maldon District Council

Maldon District Council
Places for People Leisure Ltd. working in partnership with Maldon District Council.

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