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1Life Durham Contract includes Peterlee Leisure Centre and Seaham Leisure Centre. 1Life caters for every gym-goer with a variety of membership packages and payment options to suit all lifestyles and budgets. Operating across 70 centres in the UK, 1Life has invested over £2.6 million into its facilities to deliver the latest gym equipment, fitness classes, personal assessments and training, for more than 50,000 members.

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Let’s get ready to rumble! North East Wrestling Society presents first ever rumble match in Peterlee

To mark the 15th North East Wrestling Society (NEWS) event at Peterlee Leisure Centre on Friday 27th July, fans will be lucky enough to see a 15-Man Over the Top Rope Rumble Match, alongside an 8-Man Tag Team Match, with some of Britain’s best wrestlers also making an appearance.

  • The show will see some of Britain’s best wrestling talent go head to head for the chance to win a coveted opportunity to face ‘The Mexican Sensation’ El Ligero, in NEWS’ first ever 15-Man Over the Top Rope Rumble Match
  • The card will also see El Ligero and fan favourite Tony Spitfire team with The Dragon Ryders to go up against the NEWS Tag Team Champions Full Pack, Rampage Brown and “The Showstealer” Nathan Cruz
  • Doors are at 6.30pm and the show starts at 7pm
  • Tickets are £8 for under 16s, £10 for adults and a family of four (two adults, two children) is £32
  • Front row tickets, priced at £2 more per person, are limited and must be pre-booked
  • The only way to order tickets is by calling 07712 575 820, or paying on the door on the night


Paul Fahey at the North East Wrestling Society, said:

Following our two year anniversary in May, we wanted to put on another huge show for our many fans in Peterlee. The Rumble should be a match to remember, and we’re looking forward to welcoming some fantastic talent to the North East for the evening. These wrestlers are appearing in promotions across the country, and it really is an honour to put on this show for the fans in my home town.

Malcolm Grinstead, Contract Manager at Peterlee Leisure Centre, said:

It’s always fantastic to welcome NEWS to the centre, and having hosted the events for more than two years, we’re all looking forward to this unique show!


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Local woman on the road to national rowing championships in London

After months of training at Peterlee Leisure Centre, local woman Lesley Wright, aged 45, has recently qualified to compete in the National Rowing Championships at the Olympic Park in London next February. Lesley from Peterlee entered her first competition in 26 years at Manchester Velodrome after less than six months of training with her personal […]

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‘Clubbercise’ classes a hit at Seaham Leisure Centre

Seaham Leisure Centre launched its news ‘Clubbercise’ classes this month, to offer a new type of exercise for those who refuse to leave the dance floor! The new aerobic sessions, which take place on Wednesdays at 7.15pm and Thursdays at 5pm, are set to classic 90s dance floor anthems and modern day hits. The studio […]

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Peterlee Leisure Centre to host a fun filled Festival of Fitness!

Peterlee Leisure Centre is hosting a free, action packed festival of fitness on Monday 30th March to celebrate the unveiling of its all-new class timetable, which will launch on April 30th. The three-hour festival will kick-off at 5.45pm, showcasing the wide variety of classes available at the centre Current members and non-members alike will be […]

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