Coronavirus update

As precautions are being taken to stop the spread of COVID-19 in the UK, Nottinghamshire YMCA has taken the decision to suspend all bookings at our Youth and Community Centre until further notice.

Whilst there are no positive cases of coronavirus at the centre, safeguarding the health and wellbeing of our service users, staff and community is our absolute top priority; we are grateful for your support and cooperation as we do everything we can to protect our members.

We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience and will let you know as soon as we have a date to reopen our services. Our team continues to follow government advice and guidelines issued by Public Health England and we will update you accordingly.

We understand that this venue is an important social hub for many community groups and individuals who enjoy spending time with like-minded people. So whether you are in self-isolation or would like to support someone who is, there are wellbeing and support networks in place to ensure we all remain positive and connected throughout this difficult time.

Melbourne Park in Aspley

Nottinghamshire YMCA’s Youth and Community Centre aims to create a welcoming community for everyone in Nottingham and beyond.

More than just a building – there is something for everyone in this hub for family and friends to get together and engage in fun activities and team sports. You can take part in any of our programmes detailed below or hire our spaces for your own group activity. 

Affordable room hire is available for your clubs, events, community groups, meetings or presentations. Contact our bookings team at or 0115 913 5808.

Hire our venue

Our centre offers a range of different sized rooms available to hire. Training days, away days for staff and clubs, community groups and more, there’s something for everyone. We also have a large sports hall and dance studios. To check our current rates, please contact our bookings team by completing our ‘enquire now’ form below.

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Training and conference rooms

Various sized rooms are available to hire, which are perfect for conferences, meetings, and training. The rooms come equipped with tables, chairs, projector and screen, dry-wipe board, and refreshment packages available on request. Prices range from £15 to £20 per hour, depending on room size preference and group size.


The studio is a multipurpose room for fitness classes, meetings and community groups with a capacity of 30 for a class, 50 for a boardroom, and 75 for a theatre. Hire this space for as little as £20 an hour.

Sports Hall

Large, modern sports hall is line-marked for 5-a-side football, netball, basketball and badminton courts. The space is also ideal for fitness, dance, and theatre workshops. Capacity is 300 for a fitness class. Rent the whole space for just £25 per hour and badminton nets for £8 per court.

Community groups and programmes

There are a variety of sporting clubs and sessions that are delivered are our centre on a regular basis, some are Nottinghamshire YMCA lead, and some are run by community groups. You can hire the centre for your own group, or join the following sessions:

  • Over 55’s football
  • Over 50’s tennis
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Table tennis
  • Group circuit exercise

To learn more or join a session, please complete our enquiry form or email:

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Birthday party packages for children

Go-karting, dance studio, sports, games, cooking, we’ve got it all! Book your child’s birthday party at YMCA youth and community centre this year and benefit from one of our three birthday party packages.

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Choose your party package:
  • Centre hire

    This package includes hire of the entire centre, including large sports hall, dance studio, and kitchen.

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  • Staff and centre hire

    This package includes hire of the entire centre, including large sports hall, dance studio and kitchen, as well as a qualified Nottinghamshire YMCA sports coach to provide up to two hours of sporting activities for children to enjoy.

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  • Go-Kart Party

    We host indoor go-karting parties in partnership with Go-Kart Party for 4 – 10 year olds. This package includes fun driving games and activities, ready-made invitations, driver trophies, Safe Driving awards, and party bags!

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Download our Brochure

For more information about all of our services and how to book our venue for your sports group, training day, or birthday party – please download our YMCA Youth and Community Centre booklet and contact our team.

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Meet the team


Daniel Cragg

Centre Assistant (part-time)


Pete Jackson

Assistant Manager (part-time)


Amy Oakes

YMCA Sports and Family Service Manager

Ofsted registered. Charity number: 243044

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