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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.

About The Digital Newsroom

The Durham Contract Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Richard Hanney,
Manifest Communications
t. +44 (0)1132 429 174
e. richard@manifestcomms.co.uk


Peterlee Leisure Centre welcomes TNA Impact Wrestling star

Peterlee Leisure Centre will be hosting the North East Wrestling Society’s Anniversary show on 25th May, which will see TNA Impact Wrestling star Douglas Williams appear alongside Mexican sensation, El Ligero, who will defend the NEWS British Championship title against “The Tyneside Titan” Lowthian.

  • Douglas Williams, who made a name for himself on the Japanese wrestling scene and is now a regular on TNA Impact Wrestling, will be appearing at the action-packed event
  • The event will also feature wrestling regulars Micky Long, Iain Robinson, AJ Anderson and Martin Kirby, with many more to be confirmed
  • The event will open its doors at 6.30pm and ticket prices are £8 for children and £10 for adults
  • Tickets can be purchased by calling 07712575820 or by visiting the centre
  • For more information please visit http://www.newrestling.co.uk


Malcolm Grinstead, Contract Manager for Peterlee Leisure Centre, comments:

We love holding wrestling events at Peterlee and we are thrilled to host a NEWS British Championship match. The wrestlers always put on a fantastic show and draw in fans of the sport from across the region. I can guarantee a brilliant atmosphere – so if you like a good smackdown, Peterlee is definitely the place to be!

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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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