Leisure | Wates

As one the UK’s leading leisure providers with a decade of experience in the sector, Wates has a track record of technical quality, reliability and keeping to programme and cost.

Across our company we have technical experts who have experience of working hand-in-hand with leisure clients to deliver BREEAM excellent, high quality finishes that are constructed safely, and often within live environments.

We are passionate about delivering health and wellbeing experiences that are second to none for the end user. Our extensive record across various frameworks has included schemes like the community-focused Braywick Leisure Centre and the ongoing construction of the £50m Sandwell Aquatics Centre in Smethwick, including an Olympic-sized competition swimming pool.

We believe in a flexible, collaborative approach that caters to our clients' bespoke needs.

Our team is dynamic, flexible and innovative. We provide value added solutions to deliver state-of-the-art facilities for our clients and, as an innovative contractor, we always look ahead and incorporate new technology so we can build sustainably and efficiently while putting community at the heart of everything we do.

We are a proven and trusted partner, our customers choose to work with us again and again and our included projects demonstrate some of our developments with repeat clients

Our collaborative partnerships with in-house experts place us as industry specialists with unrivalled ability to offer insight and innovation

We are the partner of choice for industry-leading and worldclass projects, working with local authorities across the UK

Paralympian gold medalist, Will Bayley, discusses the real power of public leisure facilities in helping people come together

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Case studies

Leisure centres play a vital part in improving the nations health and happiness

READ THE BLOG BY MARK TUNSTALL, CONSTRUCTION DIRECTOR

Key Contacts

Steve Yates

London

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Riya Rathod

London

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Dominic Somerville

South West and South Wales

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Kate Wyatt

Northern Home Counties

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Alex Jefferson

London and South East

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Alistair McCallum

Midlands

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Alan White

North West and North Wales

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Helen Drennan

North East and Yorkshire

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Freddie Whitehead

Yorkshire and North East

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