This Summer we kick off our Brantham Youth Club on the first Friday of the month starting next month! We know plenty have attempted this initiative before but as a self proclaimed Community Hub we feel that we should be doing more to entertain our Brantham youngsters especially knowing that there is little to do ... More


The BLC are pleased to announce that we are ready to launch the YOUTH CLUB @BLC on the 5th August and every first Friday of the month from 6.30pm - 8.30pm after. We hope that the Youth Club will be a safe place for our children and teens of Brantham to go. The Youth Club will be open for 9-16 year olds ... More


WHATS ON THIS WEEKEND @BLC MEMBERS AND NON MEMBERS ALWAYS WELCOME!!!!! FRIDAY: We open and fire up the Pizzeria at 5.30pm. Feel free to come on down to enjoy a home made pizza or enjoy a takeaway! BAR OPEN 5.30pm. SATURDAY: We have live music on Saturday night where BGT'S ANA & FIA PERFORM ON ... More


So Ma’am this one was for you, of course. Happy Platinum Jubilee. This was much more than this today in the village.   I spent a while today looking down from the BLC balcony at the celebrations below. Reflecting and appreciating the result of weeks of effort.   Appreciation, laughter and a genuine ... More

Brantham Bowls Club begins new outdoor season

The Bowls Section began the new Outdoor Season on Saturday Afternoon with the Traditional Opening Drive.  In glorious spring weather, over 30 members attended and enjoyed a great session of Bowls. This was followed by a buffet and raffle , and the event raised over £100 for the Good Neighbourhood charity. The Club ... More


Book below for Easter 2022 PROGRAMME DATES: ESSEX SCHOOLS 4-14 APRIL SUFFOLK SCHOOLS 11-22 APRIL The programme each day from 4-22 April is as follows:  08:30 Optional early-drop-off 09:30-15:30 – Special day organised by ASM in association with Kids at BLC –  Mini Chef, Get Crafty, Fun & games 09:0... More


LET US STAND UNITED - CAN YOU HELP?! This weekend we will be having a BAKE SALE @ BLC and a COLLECTION BOX supporting the people of Ukraine via the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal Donations of cakes can be made from 7pm tomorrow evening. More

Rhythm Time @ BLC

BLC are pleased to announce that Rhythm Time Colchester & Surrounding Area Classes starting after Easter at Brantham Leisure Centre! The classes are A FUN and EASY way to help your little one’s early development through the magic of MUSIC! The benefits of introducing music to a young child at an early age are ... More

Bring in your own takeaway!

The Leisure Centre offer on selective Fridays for our customers to come and enjoy a takeaway in the family friendly environment of the Leisure Centre. The bar will be open but we allow you to bring along your friends and your favourite take out to enjoy. Whats more we will supply you the cutlery, wash up for you and if ... More

Message from Centre Manager Louise Madley

Dear All, An update for this weekend events at the Leisure Centre. We will be inviting you to bring your own take away to the lounge bar again tomorrow night and save the Pie night for the new year. Roo will be in the kitchen if you would like to order burgers, scampi etc during the evening to accompany your drinks... More