VIDEO - The first look inside Derry’s new leisure centre

Here’s the first look at Derry’s Foyle Arena which is set to open on Monday.

The Journal got a sneak peak inside the building which houses a brand new 25m pool, children’s pool, gym, strength and conditioning room, judo arena, cafe, sauna and climbing wall.

The swimming pool at the new Foyle Arena in St. Columb's Park. DER1615MC049

The swimming pool at the new Foyle Arena in St. Columb's Park. DER1615MC049

The centre will open to the public at 2 p.m. on Monday.

Local schoolchildren making use of the facilities at the unofficial opening of the new Foyle Arena at St. Columb's Park onWednesday morning. DER1615MC047

Local schoolchildren making use of the facilities at the unofficial opening of the new Foyle Arena at St. Columb's Park onWednesday morning. DER1615MC047

The spectacular 15.5m climing wall at the new Foyle Arena. DER1615MC054

The spectacular 15.5m climing wall at the new Foyle Arena. DER1615MC054

The new Foyle Arena at St. Columb's Park pictured this week. DER1615MC046 (Photos: Jim McCafferty)

The new Foyle Arena at St. Columb's Park pictured this week. DER1615MC046 (Photos: Jim McCafferty)