Wheels for All Bolton

Welcome message for visitors: 

Wheels for All Bolton run inclusive sessions at Bolton Arena and Leverhulme Park Community Leisure Centre. Both sites welcome all ages and all ability cyclists, and have a wide selection of adapted bikes to choose from. Please see CTCs guide to adapted cycles for detailed information. 

Activities Available at the Centre

  • Children and adults are welcome at both sites.
  • Both locations are organised on a drop-in basis.
  • Booking is advised for groups.
  • Sessions take place outdoors on smooth surfaced, athletics tracks. 
  • Their cycle fleet is large and they boast a wide selection of adapted bikes to suit most ages and abilities. These include wheelchair carriers, side by side tandems, front loading chairs for wheelchair transfers, many trikes in different sizes, mission trikes, quads, tandem trikes, hand cycles and two-wheeled bikes. 
  • Change bikes as often as you like during sessions.  
  • Wheels For All trained members of staff and volunteers are on hand to help and assist.
  • Families can join in the fun during school holidays, contact the centres for their school holiday programme.
  • Bike skills training and progression activities are available where desired.
  • Saturday sessions at Bolton Arena is part of the Bolton Hot Wheels Club. Parents and carers need to remain present for support and booking in advance is advised.   


Want to know more about who inclusive cycle centres cater for? Check out CTCs What is inclusive cycling? or contact us (see contact details above)

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities: 

Want to help? There are various ways in which you could volunteer.

Administration (such as on the committee, as a development co-ordinator, or to recruit volunteers)   
Sessional Support
Additional Events Support
Cycle Maintenance  
Other opportunities (please specify)

About the Centre

About the centre: 

Both centres are affiliated to CTC and provide people of all abilities with the chance to enjoy cycling. They were established with the help of Cycling Projects through the Wheels for All. The Wheels for All programme is a nationally recognised programme that offers cycling opportunities to people with additional needs by giving access to adaptive cycles in a supportive and comfortable setting.

Bolton Arena and Leverhulme Park Community Leisure centre offer a wide range of sports and wellbeing activities. Services at the Arena include tennis, football, children's sports activities as well as meetings rooms and employee fitness programmes. Leverhulme focuses on fitness classes and gym facilities, whilst both sites are supportive of local community activity groups and sports clubs.  

Contact Details

Group contact details

At Leverhulme: Jamie Agar
Phone Number: 01204 332323
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At Arena:
Contact name: Sue Hayes
Phone number: 01204 488100
Email address: suehayes@boltonarena.com
Email address: info@boltonarena.com
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Opening Times

Opening Times: 

Arena Open: March to October
Thur 10 til 12pm
Sat 11 til 12pm 

Leverhulme Open: All year
Thur 10 til 12pm
Wed 6 til 7pm



£2.00 per session


Location Details: 

Bolton Arena
Arena Approach
Horwich, BL6 6LB
By Bike: near local routes
By Bus: 516, 517, 518, 574
By Road: near M61
By Rail: Horwich Railway

Leverhulme Leisure centre
Long Lane
Bolton, BL2 6BZ
By Bike: near local routes
By Bus: 511, 544
By Road: near A666, A579
By Rail: Bolton


Centre Facilities: 
Club Room
Changing Rooms

Further Details

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