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Open to the Public

Canford School offers a range of facilities open to the general public.  

The Sports Centre has over 500 members and offers a range of fitness classes as well as a fully equipped fitness centre, indoor swimming pool and dance studios.   Tennis courts are close by.

There is a 9 hole golf course within the grounds and Canford boasts one of only two Real Tennis courts currently in schools in the UK.  There is a separate Real Tennis club which is very well subscribed.

The Layard Theatre, opened in 1998, is a fully equipped, modern theatre providing a venue for a wide range of professional entertainment including top quality drama, music and dance.  The auditorium seats 300.  The theatre is also an ideal venue for product launches, presentations, seminars, conferences, concerts and auctions.