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Loddon Valley Leisure Centre Olympic Opening Extravaganza Success

Loddon Valley Leisure Centre hosted an Olympic opening ceremony event, which raised more than £500 for local charity – Friends of Bridges, a parent and carer led charity in Woodley.

  • The organisers of the event included; Wokingham Borough Council, Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, ASDA, Churches Together in Earley and East Reading, The Earley Retreat, and The Head Partnership

Quotations

Claire Osler, Event Organiser commented:

It was a pleasure to raise money for Friends of Bridges. The team have previously worked with the charity and the work that they do for the children is fantastic so we were more than pleased to help.

Tony Penge, Contract Manager at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, said:

It was an amazing evening and was definitely a night to remember. As well as watching the opening ceremony on screens throughout the centre, the community thoroughly enjoyed taking part in a variety of activities. We were thrilled to have raised £500 for Friends for Bridges; it’s a local charity that the centre values greatly.

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Shortie showdown! Local leisure centres raise awareness for HRUK

St Crispin’s Leisure Centre, Loddon Valley Leisure and Carnival Pool are doing their bit for charity on Friday 22nd August, by encouraging all of their members and employees to don a pair of funky shorts and support Wear Your Shorts to Work Day Wear Your Shorts to Work Day, created by Heart Research UK, challenges […]

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Local community raises £8500 for charity after 100km charity walk

On Saturday 26th July, 30 members of St Crispin’s Leisure Centre embarked on a 100 kilometre charity walk to raise funds for WheelPower, a charity dedicated to using sport as a way of rehabilitating people with disabilities.  The intrepid team, which was headed by David Covey – a recent finalist in the ukactive Spirit of […]

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