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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.

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West Devon

Snorkelling lessons available at Meadowlands Leisure Centre

Meadowlands Leisure Centre in Tavistock is offering a free taster snorkelling lesson for children enrolled on its Swim School on Tuesday 7th February at 4.00pm – 5.00pm.

  • The centre is also launching a special introductory rate for a snorkelling lesson during half term
  • It will cost £3.50 on Tuesday 14th February at 4.00pm – 5.00pm
  • After completing a snorkelling course in December at Meadowlands Leisure Centre, staff members Chris Gallie, Jackie Groombridge, James Hill, Warren Scott, Chloe Scott and Katie Scorer, are now fully qualified snorkelling instructors


Dave Smith, Business Manager Meadowlands Leisure Centre, said:

Now we have fully qualified snorkelling instructors we’re really looking forward to running the snorkelling lessons at Meadowlands and hope to see many of the local residents taking part! It’s a fun activity that all the family can get involved in, especially during half term when the children are off school.

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Dive in! Parklands Okehampton hosts inter school swimming gala

On Friday 11th July Parklands Okehampton hosted the West Devon schools swimming gala. The gala, which was attended by school children aged four to six, was presided over by members of the team who voluntarily gave up their free time to help run the event. The gala, which was hosted for its tenth year in […]

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Local leisure centre to support community biathlon event

Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre is joining forces with Okehampton Community Recreation Association (OCRA) and the South West Pentathlon to support this year’s Okehampton Biathlon on Friday 22nd August.  To support the event, which is aimed at adult and youth competitors alike, Parklands Okehampton is providing pool marshals, lifeguards and use of its swimming pool Alongside […]

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Parklands Okehampton to aid young swimmers

Parklands Okehampton is hosting nine swimming lessons for pupils in Year 7 from Okehampton College who are unable to swim 25 metres.  The lessons hope to raise awareness of the fact that half of all school children cannot swim.  The programme of lessons is being offered in conjunction with Okehampton Community Recreation Association (OCRA), and […]

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