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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.

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Kate Burn
Manifest Communications
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e. kate@manifestcomms.co.uk

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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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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