Community centres

Normanton park community centre There are lots of community centres across Derby for you to use, including over 20 Council-owned centres which are leased to and managed by community groups and organisations.

Each centre has a programme of activities for you to take part in, with some offering volunteering opportunities to help run the centres. Please contact each centre to find out their activity programme and any opportunities available.


Activities available in the community centres include:

  • Pre-school groups
  • Fitness and wellbeing classes
  • Dance classes
  • Martial arts and self-defence classes
  • Weight loss groups
  • Over 60s bingo
  • Craft and hobby groups
  • Local interest groups
  • Faith groups

Hiring for an event or club

Community centres are available to hire for a one-off party or event, or a regular booking for your club or group. Please contact the individual community centres for more information.

Community centres

Boulton Lane Park Community Centre

Boulton Lane Park, Boulton Lane, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 0AS.

  • Bookings contact: 07961 574591

Groups include:

  • Pre-school, and adult and child sessions
  • Dance schools
  • Under 14s football
  • Karate
  • Running club
  • Kaleidoscope players

Bramblebrook Community Centre

Stockbrook Street, Derby, DE22 3WP.

Facilities include:

  • Secure outdoor garden area
  • Family party hire
  • Refurbished bar and entertainment area stage

Chaddesden Hall Community Centre

Chaddesden Lane, Chaddesden, Derby, DE21 6LL.

Groups include:

  • Dancebites
  • Tetsudo

Chellaston Community Centre

Barley Croft, Chellaston, Derby, DE73 6TU.

Facilities include:

  • Main hall (capacity 80 to 100 maximum)
  • Mall meeting room (capacity 12 to 15)
  • Self-contained large meeting/social room (25 maximum) with toilet and small kitchen
  • Secure garden area
  • Cloakroom and toilets
  • Open daily from 8am to 10pm
  • Available for private family party hire
  • Furniture to suit all ages
  • Parking
  • Disabled access

Groups include:

  • Playdays Opportunity pre-school group
  • Monday Club over 60s indoor games (October to April)
  • Funky Phantomettes Cheer and Street Academy
  • Brownies
  • Otago group exercise (Age UK)
  • Taekwondo
  • Zumba
  • Yoga
  • Pilates
  • Insanity fitness
  • Soul fitness
  • Martial arts
  • AA meetings

Chester Green Community Centre

Darley Playing Fields, Chester Green, Derby, DE1 3SA.

Groups include:

  • Social groups
  • Derby Barbershop Choir
  • Philatelic group
  • Local history
  • Bowls
  • Dancing
  • MHA Live at Home Scheme
  • Yoga and zumba
  • Parkinson’s’ singing group
  • U3A crafts and ukulele groups
  • Baby sensory class
  • Daisy baby/birthing classes
  • Dommunity social events

Darley Abbey Village Hall

Abbey Yard, Off New Road, Darley Abbey, Derby DE22 1DS.

Facilities include:

  • Kitchen
  • Car park
  • Disabled access
  • Toilets

Groups include:

  • Carer and toddler groups
  • Art classes and groups
  • Exercise classes including yoga and pilates
  • Marlowe players amateur dramatic group
  • Dog training
  • Appreciation groups for wine and local history

Enthusiasm Community Centre

Cotton Lane, Derby, DE24 8GG.

Field Lane Community Centre

Field Lane, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 0GW.

Facilities include:

  • 102 person capacity
  • Kitchen
  • 22 parking spaces
  • Accessible toilets and changing rooms
  • Next to multi-use games area

Groups include:

  • Playgroup
  • Football
  • Martial arts

Grange Hall Community Centre

Park Lane, Littleover, Derby, DE23 6FX.

Heatherton Community Centre

Hollybrook Way, Heatherton, Derby DE23 3TZ.

Groups include:

  • Pre-school
  • After school and children's sessions
  • Church groups
  • Martial arts classes
  • Fitness and dance classes

Keldholme Community Centre

Gillamore Court, Keldholme Lane, Alvaston, Derby DE24 0RU.

Facilities include:

  • 100 person capacity
  • Carpeted main hall
  • Kitchen
  • Accessible toilets
  • Situated near to shops and a park
  • 10 parking spaces

Groups include:

  • Playgroup
  • Karate

Lonny Wilsoncroft Community Centre

Stepping Lane, Derby DE1 1GL.

  • Centre telephone: 01332 290458
  • Bookings contact: Mandy Coons, 01332 749272
  • Email:

Groups include:

  • Karate
  • Yoga
  • Kung fu
  • Bowling
  • Vocal coaching
  • Lunch club
  • Movie club
  • Craft club

Mickleover Community Centre

Uttoxeter Road, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 5DA.

Groups include:

  • Fitness classes including mobile gym, tai chi and yoga
  • Martial arts
  • Bowls
  • Dancing classes
  • Art and craft groups/classes
  • Study centre
  • Weight loss groups
  • Model railway groups
  • Ladies Barbershop Choir
  • Antenatal class

Mickleover Community Pavillion

Vicarage Road, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 0ED.

Normanton Park Community Centre

Normanton Park, Warwick Avenue, Derby.

  • Bookings contact: Abdul Moghal, 07960 355852

Nunsfield House Community Centre

Boulton Lane, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 0SD.

Groups include:

  • Bowls
  • Judo
  • Dance groups and classes
  • Amateur radio club
  • Ward and neighbourhood meetings
  • Wyndham guild
  • Oakwood ladies
  • Alvaston evergreens
  • Angling club
  • Ockbrook big band

Oakwood Community Centre

Springwood Drive, Oakwood, Derby, DE21 2RQ.

Osmaston Park Community Centre

Osmaston Park, Moor Lane, Derby DE24 9HY.

Groups include:

  • Little Angels Nursery
  • Upbeat dance classes
  • Martial arts
  • Rock choir

Roe Farm Community Centre

Worcester Cresent, Chaddesden, Derby, DE21 4HG.

Rykneld Community Centre

Bedford Close, Littleover, Derby.

Spondon Village Hall

Sitwell Street, Spondon, Derby, DE21 7FG.

Groups include:

  • Weight loss groups
  • Fitness and dancing classes
  • Martial arts and karate
  • Baby/toddler sessions and child clinic
  • Stroke club
  • Social and WI groups
  • Historical society
  • Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
  • Whist Drive
  • Arts and crafts group
  • Drama group

St Augustine's Community Centre

Almond Street, Derby, DE23 6LX.

  • Bookings contact: 07932 641660

Groups include:

  • Martial arts classes including karate and kung fu
  • Church group
  • Social and neighbourhood groups
  • Cathedral Handbell Ringers
  • New Opera Co.

Sunnyhill Community Centre

Coleridge Street, Sunnyhill, Derby, DE23 8AF.

Groups include:

  • Sunnyside Day Centre
  • Church group
  • Bowls
  • Ozbox
  • Karate
  • Drama and dance groups and classes
  • Art groups
  • Youth club
  • Social night

West End Community Centre

Mackworth Road, Derby, DE22 3BL.

Groups include:

  • Slimming group
  • Bowls
  • Tai chi
  • NCT
  • Dance and performing arts group

Contact details

Post address:
Community Leisure
Derby City Council
The Council House
Corporation Street
Phone: 01332 640789
Minicom: 01332 640666
Community Leisure
Derby City Council
The Council House
Corporation Street

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