About Abbeycroft Leisure | Suffolk Gyms | Exercise Classes | Swimming

Abbeycroft Leisure

Inspiring a healthier you

We are a registered charity and social enterprise meaning all of the profit we make goes back into our community.

We manage 19 facilities across Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, on behalf of West Suffolk Council and Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council, providing a wide range of leisure services and employing over 600 staff.

Collectively our centres are home to 14  state of the art gyms, 6 swimming pools and over 700 weekly fitness classes. Find out how to become a member here.

The Swim Academy teaches hundreds of children to swim each week,  our Schools Out and Explore Outdoor programmes provide fun, structured and safe activity day camps every school holiday.

We also run a range of innovative community programmes, inspiring people to get more active and improve their health and wellbeing.

Abbeycroft Leisure

Inspiring a healthier you

We also deliver various sporting events throughout the year such as Women On Wheels, Bury Goes Biking and the West Suffolk Sports Awards.
Find out more about events.

We are passionate about health and wellbeing in the workplace and provide bespoke solutions for small, medium or large companies working with them to find something that suits their most valuable asset…their staff. Find out more.

Job Vacancies

Join The Abbeycroft Leisure Family

If you’d like to join a progressive, dynamic team, we want to hear from you!

People are at the heart of what we do so we know that positive and motivated staff are key to our success.


We’re proud to announce that we have a negative ‘gender pay gap’ – which means that our female employees are paid the same or better than their male colleagues.

The national average is currently at +17.9% gender pay gap, in favour of males earning more than females.

See our full ‘Gender Pay Gap report