The old leisure centre and Holbrook is to be demolished and replaced with a new facility.
The new facilities to be provided will include :-
6 lane swimming pool, - teaching pool, -spectator area,-4 court sports hall,- fitness suite,- health suite,- creche, -soft play area, -vending area,- floodlit synthetic pitch, - dry,wet and outdoor changing facilities, - -toilets and reception area.
In addition to the new leisure centre, a 61 bed hotel and a pub/diner with seating for 180 people will also be built.
The aim is that the new centre will be open during 2012.