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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.

About The Digital Newsroom

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
t. +44 (0)1132 429 174
e. laura@manifestcomms.co.uk

Downham

Step into swimming at Downham Health & Leisure Centre

From Wednesday 12 October, Downham Health & Leisure Centre is offering swimming lessons for adults in Lewisham.  Those aged between 40 and 75 are being encouraged to take the plunge and learn to swim for only £2 per lesson.

  • The lessons aim to help older people learn to swim and increase their confidence in the water while making friends and staying fit and healthy
  • The swimming lesson course begins on Wednesday 12th October and runs from 12 noon–12:30pm or 12.30–1pm and costs only £20 for 10 sessions

Quotations

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

Members of the community aged between 40 and 75 can sometimes feel intimidated about not being able to swim, so we have launched these sessions as a way to encourage them into the water, improve their water confidence, but also offer a fun and sociable activity.

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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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