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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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Archive

112 miles, 16 bikes and one big challenge to raise money for WheelPower

On Saturday 26th April four members of staff from Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, St Crispin’s Leisure Centre and Carnival Pool, alongside 12 members from leisure centres across Wokingham, will take on a cycling challenge to raise money for WheelPower. The 112-mile challenge will take the riders from Hampton Court to Boscombe sea front using scenic […]

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Cricket pro takes position at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre

Loddon Valley Leisure has announced the appointment of Darron Augustus as its new Health and Fitness Manager Darron, aged 25 from Wokingham, had worked at the centre in 2011 as a Fitness Consultant but chose to pursue his dream of playing cricket in Australia’s premier league After six months on the other side of the […]

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Fun and games at St Crispin’s for Sport Relief

St Crispin’s Leisure Centre hosted a fun day for Sainsbury’s Sport Relief on 23rd March to raise money for the worthy cause, with 200 people taking part to raise money for charity The organisers at the centre are hoping to have beaten their target by raising over £1,000, with the money raised being spent on […]

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