Leisure Centres

Friday, 04 May 2018
Request Date
Monday, April 30, 2018
Response Date
Friday, May 4, 2018


For each of the council's public leisure centres, sports centres, swimming pools or lidos (whether operated directly or by contractors or partners) could you please state, for the most recent available year:
1. The number of users in that year.
2. Whether the changing facilities are single-sex or unisex.
3. The number of complaints of sexual misconduct (harassment, voyeurism, assault, etc) made by users, whether or not a culprit was identified and whether or not the police were involved.


User numbers at each facility April 2017 – March 2018
Lewis Sports Centre - 194375
Shawbost Swimming Pool - 2244
Lionel Swimming Pool - 2210
Harris Sports Centre - 17246
Liniclate Sports Centre - 57123
Castlebay Sports Centre - 16398

Changing Facility Information
Lewis Sports Centre - Unisex        
Shawbost Swimming Pool - Single sex (within a school building)           
Lionel Swimming Pool - Single sex (within a school building)    
Harris Sports Centre - Unisex                                                             
Liniclate Sports Centre - Unisex                
Castlebay Sports Centre - Single sex (within a school building)

There have been no incidents of sexual misconduct reported at any of our facilities.