Council facilities and events

In line with current restrictions and to keep our residents safe, some of our public facilities are closed and all in-person council events have been cancelled.

Council events and activities

All council in-person events and activities have been cancelled. Some events and activities have moved online and include fostering information events.

Our youth bus (The Transporter bus) is operating but with restricted access, to ensure compliance with social distancing. 

Most council and committee meetings, including petition hearings at present, are being held virtually.

Watch meetings via the council's YouTube channel

Council premises and facilities

We will continue to update this page with confirmed open/closed council premises and facilities.

Adult learning centres

Brookfield Adult Learning Centre and Harlington Adult Learning Centre remain open during the day and evening, and Saturday mornings. 

South Ruislip Adult Learning Centre remains open during the day.

Ruislip Manor Adult Learning Centre is closed.

AllotmentsOur allotments remain open.
Basketball courtsClosed
Battle of Britain Bunker Exhibition and Visitor Centre


Make a virtual visit or join an online event

Children's centres

Some of our centres are offering a telephone support service andĀ open for pre-booked appointments.

Civic amenity sitesBoth Harefield Civic Amenity Site and West Drayton waste weekends remain open.
Day provision

Grassy Meadow Dementia Resource Centre and Queens Walk Resource Centre are open.

Early years centres

Our early years centres are open.

Please contact your nearest early years centre for their opening hours and services

    Football pitches


    Read the FA's statement

    Golf coursesClosed
    Leisure centres


    Members, including lessons and courses pupils, will not be charged for any of the closure period and Better (who manage our leisure centres) will be in touch with every member to confirm they will stop their next direct debit in full.

    Read the latest information and service updates from Better


    Some of our libraries will remain open for click and collect and computer bookings.

    Our mobile library is also offering reserve and collect, observing the stops currently listed on our website.

    View the latest library updates in full

    Manor FarmThe grounds remain accessible for walking around but Manor Farm buildings are closed to the public.
    Outdoor gymsClosed
    Parks and open spaces

    Our parks, including playgrounds, remain open.

    The beach at Ruislip Lido remains closed.

    Rural Activities Garden Centre (RAGC)The Rural Activities Garden Centre remains open and is offering a select and collect service and home delivery.
    Tennis courts


    All bookings made for Thursday 5 November onwards have automatically been cancelled.

    Young people's centresOur young people's centres are closed but we are offering online activities for children and young people

    Please note: Schools, colleges and universities remain open.

    Page last updated: 10 Nov 2020