Posted: Thu 28th Jan 2016

Leisure centre’s 25th birthday celebrations giveaway

news.wales / newyddion.cymru
This article is old - Published: Thursday, Jan 28th, 2016

Newcastle Emlyn Leisure Centre kicked off its 25th birthday celebrations by giving away free sessions. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Some 40 sessions were arranged throughout the week-long event held earlier this month. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Over 25 different activities were delivered every day between 10am and 9pm ranging from 30-60 minutes long. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The classes included kung fu, table tennis, squash, circuits, badminton, archery, soccer and netball tots, hockey, toddlebikes, karate, abs blast, street dance, aerobics, basketball and many more. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Birthday celebrations closed with a squash exhibition match and archery. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Newcastle Emlyn Leisure Centre opened its doors in 1991. Over 14,500 customers used the centre last year ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The council’s executive board member for leisure, Cllr Meryl Gravell said: “What better way was there to celebrate the centre’s 25th birthday than giving something back to the community. There was a huge choice of activities going on throughout the week and it provided a perfect opportunity for people to try something they may not have before.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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