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Leisure Team

Islington Leisure Team is part of the Environment and Regeneration department within Islington Council. The team:

  • manages the leisure centre contract with GLL 
  • helps to develop and improve leisure facilities within the borough
  • secures external funding for Islington’s leisure facilities and to increase levels of physical activity
  • increases the profile and capacity of sports clubs in the borough
  • promotes physical activity, such as through the Go Islington event, a sports festival first held when the Olympic torch came through Islington in 2012, and repeated in 2013, 2014, 2016-19
  • is a central part of ProActive Islington, a partnership to increase involvement in sport and physical activity in the borough
  • promotes sport and physical activity to council and other public sector staff in Islington.

Who to contact

020 7527 2000


Upper Street
N1 1XR
Record updated: 03/06/2019