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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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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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Peterlee Leisure Centre to extend opening hours in the New Year

Peterlee Leisure Centre will extend its opening hours starting from Monday 5th January 2015 to allow time for busy members to exercise before work. The gym will open from the revised time of 6.15am Monday to Friday, with the swimming pool opening from 8am The centre will be open from 9am until 5pm at weekends […]

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Seaham woman loses four stone in a bid to start a family

Audrey Coxon, aged 36 from Seaham, has discovered a newfound love for fitness, having joined Seaham Leisure Centre just ten weeks ago after deciding to lose weight in order to start a family. Audrey joined the gym at the end of September and has lost an impressive four stone. By visiting the gym twice a […]

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Leisure centre challenges local community to transform their bodies in 30 days

Peterlee Leisure Centre has challenged local people to transform their bodies in just 30 days. Lee Kennedy, Health and Fitness Manager at the centre has personally developed a 30-day simple and healthy eating plan to be carried out alongside regular physical exercise, which both members and non-members can take advantage of. More than 80 people […]

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