The Leisure Centre was a popular addition to Mansfield when it opened in 1980.
The Leisure Centre was a popular addition to Mansfield when it opened in 1980.

12 pictures to bring back memories of Mansfield Leisure Centre

Mansfield Leisure Centre was affectionately known as ‘The Chocolate Box’ until it closed in 2006.

Friday, 2nd October 2020, 2:41 pm

Mansfield residents will have fond memories of roller discos, wrestling events and the many live shows staged there.

The leisure centre closed in 2006 and Tesco now occupies the site on Chesterfield Road South.

Have a look through this gallery to see pictures from the opening ceremony in 1980 and some of the sports which took place there.

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