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University College London Union

Bloomsbury Fitness

Important Notice (update 29 Sept 2014)

Changing room refurbishment : The Ladies changing room is expected to re open as 1 Oct (date updated due to factors outside our control) The Men’s changing room is expected to re open on Mon 6th Oct. We sincerely apologise for the delay and revisions of the dates. UCL Estates and Contractors are working hard to complete the works by the dates above. Until then there will be no showers and Squash courts will be available on a (limited basis) . Squash courts will be used as temporary changing rooms. The toilet facilities will be on the second floor. Please see or call reception (02076797221) for full details.

Summer membership

Steady progress starts here: 1-month membership for just £20 (non student £25). This will revert back to the normal rates from 6th October ( see prices).

NOTICE: Classes and Squash courts must be booked online or in person (classes up to 1 day in advance or 7 days for squash).

You can now cancel classes and free squash bookings online or by texting 07537404779 on the day at least 1 hour before the start of session with the following format e.g. Cancel ‘Session name, Session time, First name_Surname’. A no show fee of £1.00 for classes and £3.00 per free squash session has been introduced from Monday, 3 March 2014.


Great value memberships all year round - including a ‘pay as you go’ option.

Bloomsbury Fitness holds the Inclusive Fitness Initiative mark, meaning that it operates an accessible facility for all users from arrival through to accessible changing rooms, training advice and equipment choice.

Normal Opening Hours         

Monday - Friday: 7.30am-10pm  ( Closed bank holidays)

Saturday/Sunday: 9am-7pm  (during academic year)

Activities cease 15 minutes before closing time.

Busiest hours during term time : Monday - Friday, 3pm-7.30pm

For your comfort and to help disperse usage, please make use of our opening times fully including Saturday and Sunday.

Closure dates 2014-15 (academic year)

Bank Holidays 2015 - Closed on 4 May, 25 May, 31 August.  Bank holiday 2014: 25 August.

Christmas 2014 - Closed from 1pm Tuesday 23 December 2014; re-open as normal Monday, 5 January 2015. Classes until 22 December 2014 and resume on 5 January 2015.  

Easter 2015 - Closed from 1pm Wednesday 1 April; re-open as normal 8 April. Classes until Tuesday 15 April and resume on Wednesday 23 April.

Summer months: We are open as normal. Please see summer opening hours.

Contact Details

Tel: 0207 679 7221 (reception),

Email: bf.admin@ucl.ac.uk