Samantha lives in Littleborough, a single mum of two fantastic children, recently her life has been turned upside down by a rare genetic condition called Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS). She is fundraising to raise in the region of £150,000 for surgery that is not available on the NHS or in the UK. She will need to travel to Barcelona or the US where the surgeons … Continue reading Member Scott Teirney to swim 100 miles in 12 weeks to raise funds for Save Samantha
Stoptober is a 28 day long event run each October during which participants are encouraged to stop smoking. Public Health England created the annual campaign and continues to fund it. The idea is that participants pledge themselves to not smoke during the 28 day period, with a mind to giving up altogether. Over 250000 smokers took part last year and even more are expected to … Continue reading Stoptober.. because there’s only one you.
The only fuel you need to walk is food and drink. Cars, on the other hand are very expensive and inefficient in their fuel consumption. You can reduce your carbon footprint by walking shorter journeys instead of driving. You’ll also save on petrol costs, not to mention the health benefits! I am sure most of us are guilty including myself of driving a car on … Continue reading Environmental benefits of walking
Our senior social swim sessions offer an affordable, stress-free, recreational swim open to customers aged 60 years plus. Besides the obvious benefits of revitalising water, weightlessness, great fun and great exercise, these sessions offer an opportunity for you to connect with people from our community. Why not have a cup of tea and a chat with your fellow swimmers in our cafe afterwards? Swim … Continue reading Senior citizens swim for £1 during timetabled sessions
We’ve added another AquaTots session on Tuesdays 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Our AquaTots sessions offer an affordable swim in the small pool for you and your little ones, and the opportunity to meet new families and friends. Only £2.50 for you and your little one. Every Tuesday and Friday 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Continue reading AquaTots! Discounted parent & toddler swim sessions
Help us raise money for our local hospice and win fantastic prizes! Tickets are only £1 each and available from reception at Oulder Hill Leisure Complex or online at justgiving.com/ohlcraffle. Please remember when donating online, we will calculate the number of tickets you have purchased by dividing your donation by £1. Once your donation has gone through, tick the box alongside “I’m happy to be contacted by”. Justgiving … Continue reading Springhill Hospice Raffle
Every year we support Mission Christmas with the donate a gift scheme. Last year we had a fantastic turn out and we were overwhelmed by the generosity of our staff and customers alike. We’re always trying to improve on past achievements, and in this spirit we’d like to try and beat last years collection. In 2015 Mission Christmas raised over £2 million in gifts and … Continue reading Mission Christmas