West Devon

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About West Devon

1Life West Devon Contract includes Meadowlands Leisure Pool and Okehampton Parklands 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 West Devon 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

Kate Burn
Manifest Communications
t. +44 (0)1132 429 174
e. kate@manifestcomms.co.uk

West Devon

Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre and Meadowlands Leaisure Centre awarded Quest quality of approval

Parklands Leisure Centre and Meadowlands Leisure Centre have recently been awarded the Quest quality mark of approval.  Quest is the leisure industry standard for sport and leisure services and defines good practice, encouraging continuous improvement of service delivery.

  • The rigorous Quest Assessment examines the delivery of activities and services that seek to support people in choosing healthy lifestyles, increasing physical activity participation, offering inclusive sport and physical activity opportunities and developing partnership working.


Jon Smith, Contract Manager for Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre and Meadowlands Leisure Centre, said:

The performance of the team and the improvements we’ve made are a great achievement.  We are thrilled with our Quest audit and look forward to developing our services even further to serve the needs of the local community.

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Local ladies swim 5k to raise money for charity!

Three ladies from Tavistock organised a 5km swim at Meadowlands Leisure Pool last month, which raised more than £3,700 for the local charity Abbi’s Helping Hands. Meadowlands Leisure Pool donated a lane to the cause so that Lisa Piper, Vikki Smith and Jessica Barns, were able to swim their sponsored 5km, which they completed in […]

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Meadowlands Leisure Pool gains top Quality Award

Meadowlands Leisure Pool has been awarded an assessment mark of ‘Good’ following a two-day quality evaluation carried out in February. The QUEST quality assessment was carried out by Right Directions and Leisure-net Solutions and is the industry kite mark for measuring quality within sports and leisure centres. The quality assessment covers all aspects of operating […]

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