énergie Fitness is the new operator of Naas Health and Fitness, a 31,000sq ft (2,880sq m) health club in North Kildare, Ireland, which replaces Wilmslow as the largest club in the énergie estate.
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A new survey of fitness professionals has revealed that as many as 84 per cent of UK personal training graduates are able to find work within a month of the completion of their course.
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Batteries may soon be a thing of the past for low-power wearable technology devices, with the potential for energy to be generated from body heat and movement, plus ambient energy from the environment.
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A proposed new stadium for English football League One side Gillingham would be more than double the size of its current home at Priestfield, making it one of the biggest grounds in the entire division, according to new .... More>>
FIFA headquarters in Zurich will be the setting for the first-ever World Summit on Ethics in Sports next month, expected to feature a number of sporting icons including German football star Felix Magath, multiple Olympic .... More>>
A Wikipedia-esque crowd-sourcing project has been used by the British Museum to transcribe a handwritten catalogue dating back to the 18th century – comprising 30,000 metalwork objects from .... More>>
An influential new report from a British think tank has given further support to the notion that inactivity, not obesity, is at the root of the UK’s health crisis. Published by the Institute of .... More>>
Starwood’s plans to add robot butlers to its workforce has been branded a “gimmick” by a UK workers’ union, which says the hotel chain should instead focus on taking better care of its existing staff.
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A star-studded cast of voices, including Patrick Stewart, Prunella Scales and Jeremy Paxman, are bringing London’s statues to life with today's (19 August) launch of a new 'Sing London' history campaign.
For the next 12 months across the UK capital and the northern city of Manchester, familiar — .... More>>
A recently opened waterpark in North Shields, Tyneside, was forced to temporarily close after reports of breathing difficulty and sickness among the park’s visitors.
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Harry Sowerby, the original founder of British Military Fitness (BMF) in 1999, is returning to the company as chair, 11 years after he left to serve as a section commander in Iraq and Afghanistan.
He first conceived the BMF concept while working on the set of Hollywood blockbuster Saving .... More>>
Developer Bruntwood and The University of Manchester, UK, have submitted plans for a mixed-use precinct regeneration, which forms phase two of the £50m (US$83.25m, €62.4m) redevelopment of Manchester Business School .... More>>
A combination of acupuncture and massage is the cure for a specific kind of dizziness called ‘cervical vertigo’, according to research published in the Chinese Journal of Gerontology.
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Routine exercise could potentially reduce the risk of post-menopausal women developing breast cancer, according to research published in the American Association for Cancer Research journal. .... More>>
PureGym is to continue its expansion after the failed merger with The Gym Group by opening yet another new club in Manchester by the end of the year. The latest gym – located in Exchange Quay – will be the chain’s sixth in Manchester. The city has become a hotbed of .... More>>
A brand new leisure centre for Witham in Essex – replacing the existing Bramston Sports Centre facility – is now open for business after a 15-month build. The £9.5m project was carried out by Barr .... More>>
A survey of the UK’s top attractions has thrown up a number of concerns regarding accessibility, prompting the minister for disabled people to call for a collective raising of standards.
Disability charity Vitalise contacted the UK’s top 100 attractions – based on visitor statistics from the .... More>>
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