Herne Farm Leisure Centre ( Resident Owned )

Covid-19 Information

Leisure Centre – Current Status:  OPEN

Covid-19 Policy.

We intend to comply fully with the Government Guidelines to the best of our ability to make the Leisure Centre site Covid-19 secure.

Below are links to Covid-19 Statements, Instructions, Procedures and Risk Assessments issued by Herne Farm Limited.


For up to date information, please view the NHS Government Website https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

Main Hall

All Fitness, Exercise and Dance classes have resumed, but some restrictions on numbers will still apply.

From August 2021 all Hall Hirers are being asked to complete the NEW Hall Hirers Agreement Form.

All the information and copies of the forms can be found on this website under Hall Hire.


All Squash Players are asked to read the new Squash Procedures before booking a court, and you will be expect to have read and understand our risk assessment and the England Squash return to play guidance.

Please contact the Centre so that your Key Fob can be reactivated.
You will also be able to update us with any of your contact details that may have changes since before Covid.

Swimming (Resident Only)

The Swimming Pool now has a ‘Booking System’ with one hour swimming slots, these can be booked by contacting the Centre Manager.

Full details can be found on this website under Swimming.

All Resident Swimmers are required to read the Swimming Procedure document before they are allowed to use the Pool at Herne Farm.

All Swimmers (if they have not already done so) are asked to contact the Centre so their Key Fobs can be reactivated to access the Centre.

Time Line of COVID-19 at Herne Farm
  • 20th March 2020 – National Lock Down 1 – Centre Closed.
  • 20th July 2020 – Herne Farm Limited Statement. click here
  • 22nd July 2020 – Herne Farm Limited Statement. click here
  • 25th July 2020Government Announcement from this date that “indoor gyms, pools and leisure centres” can re-open provided it is safe to do so.
  • 25th July 2020 – Covid-19 Herne Farm Risk Assessment v1.0. click here
  • 14th September 2020 – Main Hall re-opens to Exercise Classes, mornings only.
  • 30th October 2020 Government Announcement for a ‘National Lock Down in England’ for one month from Midnight on Wednesday 4th November until the 2nd December 2020.
  • 5th November 2020 National Lock Down 2 – Centre Closed. 
  • 3rd December 2020 – Tier 2 – High alert Restrictions Apply.
  • 14th December 2020 – Squash Open to Residents on Court 1 Only.
  • 26th December 2020 – Tier 4 – Stay at Home Restrictions Apply. 

For up to date information, please view the NHS Government Website https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

  • 5th January 2021 – National Lock Down 3 – Centre Closed.
  • 10th February 2021 – Herne Farm Limited Statement. click here
  • 22nd February 2021 – Roadmap Out of Lock Down. click here
  • 12th April 2021 – Squash and Swimming re-opens.
  • 19th April 2021 – Hall re-opens for Children’s Dance Classes.
  • 17th May 2021 – Hall re-opens for Adult Exercise Classes and Functions (some restrictions on numbers still apply).
  • 15th June 2021 – Roadmap Out of Lock Down 21st June 2021,    (Extended 4 weeks to 19th July 2021, Restrictions still apply).
  • 12th July 2021 – Covid-19 Response Summer 2021. click here 
  • 28th July 2021 – Swimming Procedure v2.0. click here
  • 3rd August 2021 – Herne Farm Risk Assessment v2.0, (this supersedes v1.0 on the 25th July 2020). click here 
  • 15th August 2021 – Squash Procedure v3.0. click here
  • 6th September 2021 – Reopening of both squash courts.

Contact Details

Crundles, Herne Farm, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU31 4PJ.
Tel: 01730 266874    Email: manager@hernefarmlimited.co.uk

Herne Farm Limited is registered in England, Number 01130732 and the office is, The Leisure Centre, Crundles, Herne Farm Petersfield GU31 4PJ.