West Devon

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About West Devon

The Harpers Fitness West Devon Contract includes Meadowlands Leisure Pool and Okehampton Parklands 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 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.

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

West Devon

New Swim School term begins at Meadowlands Leisure Centre and Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre

Meadowlands Leisure Centre and Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre will launch a new Swim School term on Monday 23rd April, along side a new snorkelling programme that will span 16 weeks.

  • The award winning Swim School programme, which is open to children three years and up, will run Monday to Friday at 4.00pm – 5.00pm and Saturday 9.00am  – 10.30am and the snorkelling classes will be held every Monday at 4.30pm – 5.30pm
  • In order for children to take part in the snorkelling programme they must be able to swim at least 50 meters
  • New swim school members can enrol on Monday 16th April. The new swim school term will start on 23rd April 2012 and will run up until the summer holidays

Quotations:

Dave Smith, Business Manager for Meadowlands Leisure Centre, commented:

Our Swim School programme is always a huge success at both Meadowlands Leisure and Parklands Okehampton and it’s a great way to keep children in the area active whilst they learn a vital life skill. We hope the introduction of snorkelling classes will also encourage children to take part and learn something new.

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West Devon leisure centres donate £10,000 to community fitness initiatives

Meadowlands Tavistock and Parklands Okehampton have joined forces with Okehampton Community Recreation Association (OCRA) to help local communities get fit and active and has donated £10,000 to support a variety of local community initiatives.  OCRA offer a range of community sport, health and activity projects across the West Devon region The money has been donated […]

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Learn 2 Swim at Meadowlands and Parklands this Spring!

Meadowlands Tavistock and Parklands Okehampton have announced the introduction of a new swim school management system: Learn2. Learn2 provides parents and guardians with the opportunity to use an online system to track the progress of their child’s swimming lessons. The system has been introduced at a time when both centres have announced record numbers of […]

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They cod have done no better! School children display Floating Fish

Meadowlands Leisure Centre is displaying a series of Floating Fish art works, which are the result of collaboration between Tavistock Area Learning Community (TALC) and Tavistock College Laura Hopes teacher and art specialist from Lifton Primary school teamed up with head teacher, Melanie Cripps, to host a workshop providing children aged 9 to 11 from […]

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