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1Life South Kesteven Contract includes Bourne Leisure Centre, Deepings Leisure Centre, Grantham Meres Leisure Centre and Stamford 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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Manifest Communications
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South Kesteven

Swimmers in Grantham raise more than £37,000 for local charities

The annual Rotary Club of Grantham Swim marathon event was held at Grantham Meres Leisure Centre in February, and more than 1,400 swimmers raised £37,187.

  • A record number of swimmers turned out for the three-day event at the leisure centre
  • With teams of 6 to 8 people using a lane for an hour to raise money for local charities, the Rotary Foundation and End Polio Now/Polio Plus campaigns
  • The event attracted more than 200 teams from the local community, including many from local schools and swimming club
  • Including the St John’s Day Centre team and members of the adult swimming lessons at Grantham Meres Leisure Centre


Sue Harris, Swim School Principal at Grantham Meres Leisure Centre, said:

Each year, the Rotary Club organises this fantastic event at the centre and we are so proud to support all the teams that take part. The number of people who took part and the amount of money raised was record breaking, and we congratulate everyone who took part and helped raise money for local charities.

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Inspirational Stamford swimming instructor hosts swimming gala in Swaziland

An inspirational swimming instructor from Stamford Leisure Pool has just returned from Bulembu, a small village in Swaziland, Africa, after taking two weeks away from the UK to host a swimming gala and teach pre-school children how to swim. After researching a trip to Swaziland three years ago, swimming instructor, Lisa Ryan, aged 45 from […]

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Grantham Meres’ 25th Annual Santa Claus Run hailed a roaring success!

Last weekend, the Nottingham Triumph Owners Club took to the roads with more than 500 motorbikes, delivering Christmas presents to under-privileged children at Grantham Meres Leisure Centre. The 25th Annual Santa Claus Run, which occurs every year, sets off from the Red Lion Pub in Bottesford. The bikers, who dress in Santa outfits, deliver gifts […]

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Bourne Leisure Centre welcomes new General Manager

Bourne Leisure Centre in South Kesteven has welcomed David Downes to the team as its new General Manager as part of the centre’s ongoing dedication to providing the best services to the local community. David, who previously worked for Bolsover District Council, will be tasked with managing the site and the staff at Bourne ensuring […]

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