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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 leisure centre makes a splash with new sport initiative

Peterlee Leisure Centre is teaming up with County Durham Sport to help the local community get into sport by introducing a brand new Aqua class for beginners to its timetable. The class is specifically for people that are currently inactive and want to take that first step into a healthier and fitter lifestyle. The classes […]

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Peterlee vs. Mud! Local leisure centre takes on epic obstacle race

On Sunday 23rd March, Peterlee Leisure Centre users took part in an extreme obstacle filled mud run in Hardwick Park, Sedgefield. Sixty-seven fitness enthusiasts who train at the centre completed the Muddy Mayhem challenge, which involved running 5km or 10km over a muddy obstacle course The extreme course saw the brave participants wade through freezing […]

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Peterlee Leisure Centre to host free ladies day

Peterlee Leisure Centre is teaming up with East Durham Belles to host a special ladies day at the centre on Saturday 29th March. From 12pm until 4pm, the leisure centre will be encouraging the women of the community to come and try a wide range of exercise classes completely FREE of charge. This exciting physical […]

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