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Changes to building/site opening hours

Please click on the following headings to reveal details of opening time changes for each building/site.

All sites will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Remember to plan your visit by checking which centres are open.

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Our First Point offices opening hours:

Information on the opening/closing times for the First Point and offices.
Date Opening times
Saturday 23 December 2023 Closed.
Sunday 24 December 2023 Closed.
Monday 25 December 2023 Closed.
Tuesday 26 December 2023 Closed.
Wednesday 27 December 2023 Closed.
Housing and homeless 9am - 5pm.
Thursday 28 December 2023 Closed.
Housing and Homeless 9am – 5pm.
Waste and Emergency Crisis Assistance 9am – 3pm.
Friday 29 December 2023 Closed.
Housing and Homeless 9am – 5pm.
Waste and Emergency Crisis Assistance 9am – 3pm.
Saturday 30 December 2023 Closed.
Sunday 31 December 2023 Closed.
Monday 1 January 2024 Closed.
Tuesday 2 January 2024 Open as normal.

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The leisure centre opening hours:

Information on the opening/closing times for the leisure centres.
Date Centre Opening times
Saturday 23 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre 7am - 8pm.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre 7.30am - 8pm.
Oakengates Leisure Centre 7am - 6pm.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 7am - 8pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 9am - 6pm.
Telford Ice Rink 7am - 12midnight.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 6pm.
Telford Tennis Centre 9am - 6pm.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only 8.30am - 3pm.
Sunday 24 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre Closed.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre Closed.
Oakengates Leisure Centre Closed.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 7am - 4pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 9am - 1pm.
Telford Ice Rink 7am - 4pm.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 4pm.
Telford Tennis Centre Closed.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only Closed.
Monday 25 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre Closed.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre Closed.
Oakengates Leisure Centre Closed.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre Closed.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre Closed.
Telford Ice Rink Closed.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre Closed.
Telford Tennis Centre Closed.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only Closed.
Tuesday 26 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre Closed.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre Closed.
Oakengates Leisure Centre Closed.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre Closed.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre Closed.
Telford Ice Rink Closed.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre Closed.
Telford Tennis Centre Closed.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only Closed.
Wednesday 27 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Oakengates Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 6.30pm - 8pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 12.30pm - 8pm.
Telford Ice Rink 8am - 12midnight.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 8pm.
Telford Tennis Centre 9am - 8pm.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only Closed.
Thursday 28 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Oakengates Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 12.30pm - 8pm
Telford Ice Rink 8am - 12midnight.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 8pm.
Telford Tennis Centre 9am - 8pm.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only 8.30am - 3pm.
Friday 29 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Oakengates Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 6.30am - 8pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 12.30pm - 8pm
Telford Ice Rink 8am - 12midnight.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 8pm.
Telford Tennis Centre 9am - 8pm.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only 8.30am - 3pm.
Saturday 30 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre 7am - 8pm.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre 7.30am - 8pm.
Oakengates Leisure Centre 7am - 8pm.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 7am - 8pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 9am - 6pm.
Telford Ice Rink 7am - 12midnight.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 6pm.
Telford Tennis Centre 9am - 8pm.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only 8.30am - 3pm.
Sunday 31 December 2023
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre 7am - 4pm.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre 7.30am - 4pm.
Oakengates Leisure Centre 8am - 4pm.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre 7am - 4pm.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre 9am - 1pm.
Telford Ice Rink 7am - 4pm.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre 7am - 4pm.
Telford Tennis Centre 9am - 4pm.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only 8.30am - 3pm.
Monday 1 January 2024
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre Closed.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre Closed.
Oakengates Leisure Centre Closed.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Closed.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Closed.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre Closed.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre Closed.
Telford Ice Rink Closed.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre Closed.
Telford Tennis Centre Closed.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only Closed.
Tuesday 2 January 2024
Abraham Darby Sports and Leisure Centre Normal opening hours.
Newport Swimming and Fitness Centre Normal opening hours.
Oakengates Leisure Centre Normal opening hours.
Dawley Sports and Leisure @Langley School Normal opening hours.
Stirchley Sports and Leisure @Park School Normal opening hours.
Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre Normal opening hours.
Telford Snowboard and Ski Centre Normal opening hours.
Telford Ice Rink Normal opening hours.
Lawley and Horsehay Village Golf and Fitness Centre Normal opening hours.
Telford Tennis Centre Normal opening hours.
Telford Park Visitor Centre - toilets only Normal opening hours.

Visit the Telford and Wrekin Leisure Services website to view timetables for individual centres

The libraries opening hours:

Information on the opening/closing times for libraries.
Date Library Opening times
Saturday 23 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Sunday 24 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Monday 25 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Tuesday 26 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Wednesday 27 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Thursday 28 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Friday 29 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Saturday 30 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Sunday 31 December 2023
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Monday 1 January 2024
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Closed.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Closed.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Closed.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Closed.
Newport Library Closed.
Madeley Library Closed.
Southwater Library Closed.
Wellington Library Closed.
Tuesday 2 January 2024
Dawley and Malinslee Community Library Normal opening hours.
Donnington and Muxton Community Library Normal opening hours.
Hadley Community Library Closed.
Stirchley Community Library Normal opening hours.
Oakengates Library @ Telford Theatre Normal opening hours.
Newport Library Normal opening hours.
Madeley Library Normal opening hours.
Southwater Library Normal opening hours.
Wellington Library Normal opening hours.

View information about local library opening times. Self-service is available at Wellington library when Wellington Civic and Leisure Centre is open, view information about Wellington and Leisure Centre opening hours.

Visit the online library catalogue website

The Telford Theatre (formerly Telford Theatre) opening hours:

This table shows the opening and closing times for Telford Theatre @ Oakengates.
Date Opening times
Saturday 23 December 2023

9am - 3pm Box office only – 5.30pm - 6.30pm
Telephone enquiries 9am - 1pm

Sunday 24 December 2023

No telephone enquiries
Box office 1.30pm – 2.30pm and 5.30pm – 6.30pm

Monday 25 December 2023 Closed.
Tuesday 26 December 2023 Telephones 9am – 5pm
Box Office 9am – 5pm and 5.30pm – 6.30pm
Wednesday 27 December 2023 Telephones 9am – 5pm
Box Office 9am – 5pm and 5.30pm – 6.30pm
Thursday 28 December 2023 Telephones 9am – 5pm
Box Office 9am – 5pm and 7pm – 8pm
Friday 29 December 2023 Telephones 9am – 5pm
Box Office 9am – 5pm and 7pm – 8pm
Saturday 30 December 2023

9am - 3pm Box office only – 5.30pm - 6.30pm
Telephone enquiries 9am - 1pm

Sunday 31 December 2023 Box office 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Monday 1 January 2024 Closed.
Tuesday 2 January 2024 Box office 9am – 5pm

Visit the Oakengates Theatre website for performance details

The Register Office opening hours:

This table shows the opening and closing times for Register Office.
Date Opening times
Saturday 23 December 2023 Weddings only.
Sunday 24 December 2023 Weddings only.
Monday 25 December 2023 Closed.
Tuesday 26 December 2023 Closed.
Wednesday 27 December 2023 Appointments and booked weddings only - 9am - 5pm.
Thursday 28 December 2023 Appointments and booked weddings only - 9am - 5pm.
Friday 29 December 2023 Appointments and booked weddings only - 9am - 5pm.
Saturday 30 December 2023 Weddings only.
Sunday 31 December 2023 Weddings only.
Monday 1 January 2024 Closed.
Tuesday 2 January 2024 9am - 5pm.

View information about the Register Office

The Town Park Visitor Centre opening hours:

This table shows the opening and closing times for the Town Park Visitor Centre.
Date Opening times
Saturday 23 December 2023 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm
Sunday 24 December 2023 Closed.
Monday 25 December 2023 Closed.
Tuesday 26 December 2023 Closed.
Wednesday 27 December 2023 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm
Thursday 28 December 2023 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm
Friday 29 December 2023 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm
Saturday 30 December 2023 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm
Sunday 31 December 2023 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm
Monday 1 January 2024 Closed.
Tuesday 2 January 2024 Town Park toilets - 8.30am – 3pm

Visit the Telford Town Park website

Your recycling and waste collection day will change over the Christmas and New Year bank holiday, so please make sure you check for any revised changes before putting your containers out. 

Collection day changes start from Saturday 23 December 2023.

This table shows the changes to your bin collections.
Normal day Revised collection day
Monday 25 December 2023 Saturday 23 December 2023 (earlier collection)
Tuesday 26 December 2023 Wednesday 27 December 2023 (later collection)
Wednesday 27 December 2023 Thursday 28 December 2023 (later collection)
Thursday 28 December 2023 Friday 29 December 2023 (later collection)
Friday 29 December 2023 Saturday 30 December 2023 (later collection)
 
Monday 1 January 2024 Tuesday 2 January 2024 (later collection)
Tuesday 2 January 2024 Wednesday 3 January 2024 (later collection)
Wednesday 3 January 2024 Thursday 4 January 2024 (later collection)
Thursday 4 January 2024 Friday 5 January 2024 (later collection)
Friday 5 January 2024 Saturday 6 January 2024 (later collection)

Please note: collection days return to normal Monday 8 January 2024.

Sign up for bin day reminders, view your collection days and download a calendar

Last updated: 19/12/2023 12:16