More Leisure Community Trust and our delivery partner Serco Leisure Operating Ltd work closely with a range of partners who help us to deliver our sports development and activity programmes, as well as train our dedicated staff up to the required levels.

Sport England

We work closely with Sport England, we want everybody to experience the benefits that taking part in sport and physical activity brings, including: mental wellbeing, physical wellbeing, individual development, economic development, social and community development.

Swim England

Swim England is the national governing body for swimming in England. And working with them we help people learn how to swim, enjoy the water safely, and compete in all our sports.

UK Active

UK Active exists to improve the health of the nation by getting more people, more active, more often.

The Alzheimer's Society

Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity. We campaign for change, fund research to find a cure and support people living with dementia today.

Timebanking UK

Timebanking UK provide advice, training and resources that enables time banks to flourish, engage and involve local people, thereby creating mutual social and practical support networks to make people feel safer, happier and healthier.

Timebanking UK encourage volunteering and time swapping amongst local communities.

Lawn Tennis Association

The LTA is the National Governing Body for tennis in Great Britain, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. Here to govern and grow tennis in Britain, from grassroots participation through to the professional game, and play an important part in ensuring the popularity and future of the sport. Their vision is tennis opened up; we’re working towards a future where tennis is truly a sport for all.

British Gymnastics

British Gymnastics are the UK National Governing Body for the sport of Gymnastics, dedicated to developing gymnasts, coaches and clubs across a range of disciplines.


StreetGames harnesses the power of sport to create positive change in the lives of disadvantaged young people right across the UK. StreetGames’ work helps to make young people and their communities healthier, safer and more successful.

Youth Sport Trust

The Youth Sport Trust is a children’s charity working to ensure every child enjoys the life-changing benefits that come from play and sport.


WheelPower is the national charity for wheelchair sports, providing opportunities for disabled people to play sport and lead healthy active lives. Based at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, the birthplace of the Paralympic Movement. WheelPower is at the heart of wheelchair sport.

Sports Council Trust Company

Helping members of the public play more sport and enjoy the benefits physical activity generates by giving them access to high quality sports facilities – the National Sports Centres and Rowing Lake makes a direct connection between grassroots and elite sport, supporting both. The Charity also awards grants to organisations that provide sporting opportunities for individuals.

County Sports Partnerships

Active Partnerships (formerly County Sports Partnerships or CSP’s) are networks of local agencies committed to working together to increase the number of people taking part in sport and physical activity.

The Football Association

The FA short and long-term goals are to support and grow the grassroots game while continuing to strive for success at the elite level with their 24 England teams

Badminton England

Badminton England is the national governing body for the sport of badminton in England. It aims to govern, encourage and develop the sport throughout England.

Boccia England

Boccia England is the National Governing Body (NGB) for boccia in England. Responsible for all aspects of the sport in England from beginner to expert, providing for all levels of participation and are dedicated to improving the physical and emotional well-being of children and adults with disabilities through boccia.