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First phase of Brandon Leisure Centre’s £2M upgrade is complete

First phase of Brandon Leisure Centre’s £2M upgrade is complete

Posted: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 16:32

Abbeycroft Leisure will be reopening the doors at the newly refurbished Brandon Leisure Centre on the 12th April, subject to the Government's roadmap conditions.

The first phase of the 44-week project,... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Brandon, Suffolk

OPENING DATES FOR MILDENHALL HUB

OPENING DATES FOR MILDENHALL HUB

Posted: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 13:06

With construction approaching completion and the Government's Roadmap to Recovery announced, it is hoped that the public facilities in the Mildenhall Hub will be able to start to open to the community... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure

LAST WEEKEND FOR FREE, SECURE, CYCLE PARKING IN BURY ST EDMUNDS

LAST WEEKEND FOR FREE, SECURE, CYCLE PARKING IN BURY ST EDMUNDS

Posted: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 17:54

ARE YOU CHRISTMAS SHOPPING IN BURY ST EDMUNDS THIS WEEKEND?

If so, here's a great idea from Bury St Edmunds Town Council, Abbeycroft Leisure and St Edmundsbury Cathedral.

Why not cycle to the Catherdal and... Read More »

Tags: 150 active minutes, Abbeycroft Leisure, Active, Active Suffolk, Active Travel, Active Wellbeing, ActiveLives, Activity, Cycling, Local Leisure

The vital work of social enterprise has never been so important

The vital work of social enterprise has never been so important

Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 09:00

Today is Social Enterprise Day, a day to celebrate and raise the profile of social enterprise around the world.

But many social enterprises are facing extreme operational and financial challenges, due to... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active Mums, Activity, Save Leisure, Social Enterprise, Suffolk

Abbeycroft Leisure staff launching free checks as part of Global Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Week

Abbeycroft Leisure staff launching free checks as part of Global Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Week

Posted: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 17:24

People across west Suffolk are being urged to have their pulses checked for signs of a heart condition that has been described as a "ticking time bomb".

Atrial fibrillation (AF) causes an irregular and... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Atrial Fibrillation, Community, Haverhill, Health, Suffolk

Active bid to help older people to avoid loneliness

Active bid to help older people to avoid loneliness

Posted: Thu, 20 Dec 2018 15:15

A new technology-based scheme to help older people to be more active and avoid the risk of loneliness and social isolation is being piloted in Babergh and Mid Suffolk.

The Active Technology project gives... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Active Technology, Active Wellbeing, Babergh, Eastern Academic Health Science Network, Loneliness, Mid Suffolk

Transitional programme for primary school children proves success

Transitional programme for primary school children proves success

Posted: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:07

Children in year six from Sebert Wood Primary School and Westgate Community Primary School in Bury St Edmunds, have been taking part in a physical activity project to help them with the transition from... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Explore Outdoor, Tesco Bags of Help

One of Britain’s most successful ever swimmers, Mark Foster, inspires local swimmers in Suffolk

One of Britain’s most successful ever swimmers, Mark Foster, inspires local swimmers in Suffolk

Posted: Tue, 31 Oct 2017 08:35

Six times World Champion, Mark Foster made a splash during half term, coaching young stars of tomorrow from Suffolk, Norfolk and Cambridgeshire.

Abbeycroft Leisure hosted the one-day swimming camp, which... Read More »

Tags: Abbeycroft Leisure, Mark Foster, Swimming