Willesden Sports Centre

MacMillan ‘Living well with and beyond cancer’ events

Our Health & Wellbeing team led by Jo de Souza have been working with MacMillan supporting everyone affected by cancer, their family and friends. The team have been attending MacMillan ‘Living well with and beyond cancer’ events and delivering Moving More workshops at Ealing Hospital, Central Middlesex Hospital and Northwick Park Hospital. The next ‘Living well with and beyond cancer’ event will be held at Northwick Park Hospital on the 6th Feb. Come along and meet our team!’

Dementia Café

The Pentecostal City Mission Church in Scrubs Lane launched its new dementia café. In response to requests by its congregation to support members living with dementia and their carers the Church has created a café which is open to anyone in the community. Supported by Ashford Place and CAD-Brent and Willesden Sports Centre (1Life) this is one of the first Brent faith and community responses to the needs of people living with dementia. The café include physical exercise session delivered by Willesden Sports Centres Health & Sports Development Manager Jo de Souza. It also offers lunch & information about dementia and other services as well as song and dance.


Dementia café runs every Monday 11.30AM at Pentecostal City Mission Church, College Park, 2 Scrubs Ln, White City, London NW10 6RB

Friday Night Sports Project

Willesden Sports Centre and local partners have launched Friday Night Sports Project which is aimed at young men (14+ yrs.).

Participants will be mentored and trained by professional basketball player, Commonwealth Bronze Medal Winner Mike Martin.

Our mission:

  • Reduce gang activity amongst individuals by providing sporting activities, introducing or building upon new skills
  • Reduce and offer support in addiction, mental health, anxiety and depression
  • Empower the attendees with support to gain experience and access to voluntary work, reference or access to higher education
  • Motivation, mentoring and building new success habits, whilst addressing decision making, fear and conflict management.


Location: Willesden Sports Centre, Donnington road, NW10 3QX Day: every Friday Age: 14+ boys Time: 7.30pm-8.30pm & 8.30pm – 9.30pm For more information contact: Jo on HPAwillesden@1Life.co.uk or 0208 955 1120 ext 248


Price: FREE



Contact details and information

Contact details

Donnington Rd, Willesden, NW10 3QX
t: 020 8955 1120 General
t: 020 8955 1122 Sales

Opening times

Centre and Fitness Gym opening hours

Monday - Friday 6:30am – 10:00pm

Fitness Gym 6:30am – 9:30pm

Saturday 8:00am – 6:30pm
Fitness Gym 8:00am – 6:00pm

Sunday 8:00am – 9:00pm
Fitness Gym 8:00am – 5:30pm
Ladies only Fitness Gym 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Pool and Steam sauna rooms please see timetables.

Willesden Sports Centre


Willesden Sports Centre operated by Willesden Community Sports Ltd and managed by 1Life on behalf of Brent Council.

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