Sports, arts and leisure
The borough has a whole range of leisure and cultural activities and the opportunities for sports and leisure activities are many and varied.
Sport and leisure in Lewisham
Sports facilities and activities in
- 7 leisure centres
- Sports pitches and courts available in parks
- opportunities to take part in a range of outdoor activities,
including fitness classes in parks, walking and cycling
- Natures Gym - an innovative way to improve fitness by taking
part in conservation activities in parks
The Sports and Leisure Service offers specific areas of
activities targeted at older people such as healthy walks,
swimming, bowling, aquafit, badminton and squash clubs, golf and
many others. For more information follow the link below.
Sports & Leisure
Arts and entertainment in Lewisham
There are many opportunities to take part in arts whatever your
age or ability, whether you want to dance, draw, paint, sing, make
music, act or write. All Lewisham's theatres, the Broadway,
Albany, Laban, Blackheath Halls and Brockley Jack are wheelchair
accessible, with some venues offering hearing assistance and BSL
support. For all arts events listings sign up to the arts ebulletin
by following the link below.
More information about Lewisham
Events and activities
There are a whole range of events and activities arranged
in Lewisham, so visit the online calendar to find
out what's happening in your area.
Lewisham Plus Card
If you are over 60 or receiving certain kinds of benefits, have
a disability or are a student, carer or asylum seeker you may be
eligible for a Lewisham Plus Card which offers discounted or free
activities in any Lewisham leisure centre, park or site for people
over 60. For more information and how to apply follow the link
Lewisham Plus Card
Sports and Leisure Service
Phone: 020 8314 9274
Going to the gym, swimming or playing group sports can help you to stay fit as well as improve your social life.