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The C-SALT Wokingham Contract includes Carnival Pool, Loddon Valley Leisure and St Crispins Leisure Centre.

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The Wokingham 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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Jade McCartney
Manifest Communications
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e. jade@manifestcomms.co.uk

Wokingham

Loddon Valley Leisure Centre Prepares for Olympic Opening Extravaganza

Friday 27th July will officially mark the start of the Olympic Games, but London won’t be the only host to a memorable opening ceremony.  Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, in Wokingham is preparing to host its very own Olympic ceremony extravaganza.

  • Loddon Valley Leisure Centre will be broadcasting the Olympic ceremony live on large screens throughout the evening
  • There will also be a variety of family friendly activities, including Zumba, Bollywood dancing, face painting, a bouncy castle and mini soccer
  • The evening’s entertainment will kick off at 6.30pm and continue into the late hours
  • Ticket holders will enjoy free entry into the big screen viewing area, a BBQ meal with a soft drink, and participation in all activities
  • The organisers of the event include; Wokingham Borough Council, Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, ASDA, Churches Together in Earley and East Reading, The Earley Retreat, and The Head Partnership
  • Tickets are on sale at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, ASDA, Earley Retreat and local churches
  • Ticket prices start from £1 for a child aged between 5 – 16 years, £2 for an adult, and £5 for a family

Quotations:

Tony Penge, Contract Manager at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, said:

The opening ceremony is set to be a fantastic spectacle and can be enjoyed by all ages.  This is a once in a lifetime opportunity so we want to make it a night to remember.

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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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