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The Harpers Fitness Downham Contract includes Downham Health & Leisure Centre. Harpers Fitness 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 Harpers 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 Downham 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.

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Laura Coyne
Manifest Communications
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Aqua Zumba launches at Downham Health & Leisure Centre

The latest fitness craze to take the nation by storm has launched in Lewisham.  Aqua Zumba classes are now taking place at Downham Health & Leisure Centre every Thursday at 12 noon.

  • The Latin-inspired, calorie-burning Zumba has become one of the world’s largest and most successful dance-fitness programmes
  • Aqua Zumba offers an invigorating work out, integrating the Zumba formula and philosophy with traditional aqua fitness disciplines
  • The new Aqua Zumba classes offer a challenging water-based workout that is cardio-conditioning, body toning and exhilarating and will run on Thursdays from 12noon until 12.45pm and cost £5.05


Danielle De Cruz, Community Liaison Manager at Downham Health & Leisure Centre said:

We’re very excited to be launching the new Aqua Zumba classes and think our members will find the classes to be really fun, as well as being a great work out.

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Downham Health & Leisure Centre spices up rewards for local volunteers

Downham Health & Leisure Centre has joined forces with Spice, an exciting social enterprise that helps organisations to develop time credits as a way of rewarding local volunteers. The centre has announced that credits can be redeemed for places on a range of exciting classes or time using its high-class facilities. One ‘Time Credit’ can […]

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Get your skates on and head to Downham Health & Leisure Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre is inviting local young people to attend roller-skating sessions every Friday starting 28th March after receiving vital funding from The Downham Assembly, which aims to encourage more activities and youth provision in the local community.  The centre won the Youth Activities bid and will be running two roller-skating sessions every […]

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