Derby Arena

Our noticeboard is the place for regular users of our facilities to find out about programme changes, updates, changes to opening hours and more...

General notices

29 May 2024

Wexer Virtual Timetable Launch

New Virtual and On Demand Classes from Springwoods new Immersive Cycling Studio  

Cycle through mountain passes, immersive worlds and more. With 1000 of classes to choose from we sure we've got something for everyone. Pick and play your workout from the Wexer player giving you more flexibility to train at a time that suites. Speak to a member of staff to find out more. 

Take a look at The Journey by Intelligence Cycling available at Springwood from  Mon 17 Jun.

26 Jan 2024

Springwood Leisure Centre Bank Holiday Opening Times 2024


  • Mon 6 May (May Day) 8am - 4pm
  • Mon 27 May (Spring Bank Holiday) 8am - 4pm
  • Mon 26 Aug (Late Summer Bank Holiday) 8am - 4pm


26 Jan 2024

Derby Arena Bank Holiday Opening Times 2024

  • Mon 6 May (May Day) 7am - 6pm
  • Mon 27 May (Spring Bank Holiday) 7am - 6pm
  • Mon 26 Aug (Late Summer Bank Holiday) 7am - 6pm


10 Nov 2023

Booking essential for Mickleover Library Rhymetime and Storytime

Places for our Rhymetimes and Storytimes sessions at Mickleover Library must now be booked in advance. We want to make sure that everyone who wants to attend has a place so, to avoid disappointment, please secure your spot by calling the library on 01332 647884. This will help us ensure we have enough space for everyone to attend safely.

Markeaton notices

15 Jul 2024

Markeaton Paddling Pool Update

Resurfacing work continues at Markeaton Park Paddling Pool. We’re sorry the paddling pool remains closed but it’s a painstaking job to make sure it will be in the best condition for everyone to enjoy when it reopens. As soon we have an opening date, we’ll let you know.

11 Jul 2024

Craft Village car park temporary closure

From Mon 22 to Wed 24 Jul, the Craft Village car park at Markeaton Park will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians during resurfacing. Apologies for the inconvenience. 

Both the Mundy Play Centre car park and the Main car park off Markeaton Island will be open as normal.