Leisure centre saved thanks to council grant
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
NRG Gym Ltd
Competitive
NRG Gyms Manchester
LeisureForce
IRO £3,500+ per month
East Coast of Saudi Arabia
The Lansdowne Club
Uncapped Earning Potential
Mayfair, London, UK
Actif Sport and Leisure
£19,312* - £20,092* *pro rata
Carmarthen Leisure Centre
star job
Coach Gyms
£15k basic + commission + Bonus
Leeds, UK

Leisure centre saved thanks to council grant

Job opportunities
University of Bath
Starting from £18,009, rising to £19,133 + 10% shift allowance
location: Bath, UK
University College School
£21,000
location: Hampstead, London, UK
more jobs

A Wrexham leisure centre that was threatened with closure will remain open after local councillors agreed to pump £50,000 into the facility.

Plas Madoc, which is a community-run leisure facility, was facing closure at the end of December if Wrexham County Borough Council followed recommendations not to approve a grant application of £100,000 over a two-year period from Splash Community Trust.

However, councillors at an executive board meeting recommended a £50,000 grant.

The grant means that the trust will also receive £500,000 from the Welsh Government, which had been conditionally pledged.

The community trust said the money would go towards the building’s development, which has a swimming centre, a gym, cafe, sports hall and soft play area.

The trust took over the centre in 2014 and has increased visitor numbers to 400,000 each year.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
A Wrexham leisure centre that was threatened with closure will remain open after local councillors agreed to pump £50,000 into the facility.
HAF,SWM,ASW,LCT
352119_727210.jpg
Active IQ
Active IQ