PUBLISHED: 11:55 14 February 2019 Jamie Medwell Gallagher Retail Park. Picture: Google Archant A national fitness chain has revealed plans to open a gym in a Weston-super-Mare retail park. PureGym has submitted plans relating to a unit in the Gallagher Retail Park in Marchfields Way, which also houses PC World, Currys and KFC.If approved, the gym will share the property with its current occupant, stationary retailer Office Outlet. The application, which was submitted to North Somerset Council back in October, says the gym will open 24 hours a day. The council validated the application last month which means it is now officially under consideration.PureGym operates 230 gyms across the UK. … [Read more...] about National fitness chain to open 24-hour gym in Weston?
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Langney Shopping Centre has announced the name of the 24-hour gym which is set to open in the new extension. Snap Fitness has 2,000 gyms in 27 different countries. It was founded by Peter Taunton 15 years ago and has grown to more than a million members worldwide, with further plans for expansion.The arrival of Snap Fitness is part of Langney Shopping Centre’s £6.5 million extension that will bring 13 new shops and restaurants to the centre when the building work is completed later this year.The gym is expected to be a big draw with residents from Langney and further afield who can pop in for a workout at any time of the day or night.Langney Shopping Centre manager Neil Avis said, “I’m thrilled Snap Fitness will become part of the Langney family. The extension is allowing us to branch out in a way we couldn’t before.“We’ll have so much more to offer customers and they’ll be able to shop, eat and workout all in the same place. It’s a … [Read more...] about Langney Shopping Centre announces name of 24 hour gym
Great news for shift workers as local gym opens every day of the year apart from Christmas. Lifestyle Fitness Ballymena is to become the town’s first 24-hour training facility from January 21, 2019. It means the Ballymena gym, located at 23 Pennybridge Industrial Estate, will now be open seven days a week, 364 days a year – with the only exception being Christmas day.The family business, which also runs a gym in Clonoe Community Centre, Coalisland, owns numerous gyms in England and Wales.The Ballymena outlet is the third branch amongst the popular chain to embrace 24-hour opening, following huge success in Middlesbrough and Carlisle.Chris McQuillan, marketing manager at Lifestyle Fitness, believes the initiative makes is a first. “I believe we will be the only gym offering 24-hour opening in Ballymena and one of only a few across Northern Ireland.’’ Chris reveals: “We had huge success in our Middlesbrough and Carlisle branches, and knew 24-hour … [Read more...] about Lifestyle Fitness Ballymena launches 24-hour opening
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Europe Log In Subscribe Log In Today’s Paper Supported by ByAlex Marshall and Palko Karasz Nov. 2, 2018 LUTON, England — It was 5:50 on a Friday morning, and most of the people at a Starbucks in the middle of a shopping concourse at Luton Airport, north of London, looked slightly miserable, as if they preferred to be somewhere else. A man in a green hoodie sat with his chin propped on his hand, staring at a departure board. A young couple next to him looked at their phones, ignoring each other. There was little conversation, and no laughter. A few feet away, though, at the Smithfield Pub (“Est. 2017”), which was designed to look like a wood cabin, the mood was more festive. A couple were drinking strawberry-flavored cider to celebrate the start of a romantic trip to Paris. A woman was ordering gin and tonics and pints of Guinness for her friends, while swaying … [Read more...] about Last call at the Airport? Britain Considers End to 24-Hour Bar Service
PUBLISHED: 17:10 20 October 2018 | UPDATED: 17:10 20 October 2018 Lidl store on Aylsham Road, Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Archant Norfolk 2016 Plans have been submitted to transform an closed supermarket into a 24-hour gym. Lidl store on Aylsham Road, Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLYPureGym has lodged plans with Norwich City Council to turn the former Lidl site on Copenhagen Way, off Aylsham Road, into an open-all hours fitness centre.In the application Peter Brett Associates, on behalf of PureGym, said: “The proposed development will enable the application site to be occupied by PureGym, the UK’s largest gym group with over 200 sites and one million members throughout the UK.“The nearest existing PureGym facilities are currently located a considerable distance from Norwich in Ipswich.PureGym was established in 2009 and provides affordable gym membership on a flexible, no contract basis.”Parking will remain on the site with … [Read more...] about Former Norwich supermarket could be transformed into new 24-hour gym