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Keresley Community Centre gym refurbishment complete!

Coventry Solihull & Warwickshire Sport (CSW Sport) & NBBC partnered with Elizabeth Lakic of Stamina Fitness last year to secure funding for the redevelopment of her gym at Keresley Community Centre.

Published on Thursday, 28th March 2019
  • Rising sports stars encouraged to apply to unique sponsorship scheme

    Up-and-coming athletes in Nuneaton and Bedworth are being given the opportunity to receive funding from a local leisure provider as part of its athletes mentoring scheme.

    Published on Friday, 11th January 2019
  • Local residential groups compete to celebrate Active Ageing

    Over 55 people turned out for the event, with support from local Ward Member, Bill Hancox and the Mayor, Councillor Chris Watkins and his wife who presented the winning teams with trophies and medals.

    Published on Wednesday, 3rd October 2018
  • Nuneaton 10k Race

    If you’re looking for motivation to get fit in 2018, how about entering Nuneaton 10k race?

    Published on Thursday, 5th July 2018
  • Supporting the Jaguars!

    The Etone Jaguars American Football Academy is set for another successful season with a little help from the Passport to Leisure scheme.

    Published on Tuesday, 24th April 2018
  • Our local leisure centre nets funding

    Our local leisure centre has received funding to develop and extend its outdoor courts to offer more opportunity for people across Nuneaton and Bedworth to become more active, more often.

    Published on Friday, 22nd December 2017
  • Nuneaton and Bedworth Olympage 2017

    To celebrate Active Ageing and highlight the importance of continued physical activity, the Borough Council’s Active 4 Life Team recently partnered up with residents from sheltered accommodation venues for Nuneaton and Bedworth’s very own Olympage.

    Published on Monday, 23rd October 2017
  • Work starts on super sporting hub for Bedworth

    The refurbishment of the Bedworth’s Miners Welfare Park Johnson Road Pavilion is scheduled to start later this month.

    Published on Friday, 5th May 2017
  • Pool reopens at Bedworth Leisure Centre

    Swimming at Bedworth Leisure Centre is expecting to resume as normal from 3:30pm today.

    Published on Friday, 17th March 2017
  • New gym will boost town centre footfall

    Fitness fans in Nuneaton will soon welcome a new gym to the town centre.

    Published on Wednesday, 8th March 2017
  • Want to try your hand at rock climbing? Let us show you the ropes!

    You don't need to live near mountains to try your hand at rock climbing. NBBC will bring the mountain to you!

    Published on Thursday, 13th October 2016
  • Disc Golf Tournament comes to Bedworth

    Some of the country's top players will be descending to the Miners Welfare Park for a Disc Golf competition later this month.

    Published on Tuesday, 11th October 2016
  • Free Afterschool Clubs for Kids ... and Parents?

    FREE Change Makers afterschool clubs begin again in October, across Nuneaton and Bedworth, with a twist.

    Published on Friday, 23rd September 2016
  • Commitment to cycling

    NBBC is highly committed to raising levels of fitness and wellbeing across the borough and cycling is one of the many activities we encourage.

    Published on Wednesday, 14th September 2016
  • The climbing tower, onwards and upwards

    NNBC is one of the very few local authorities in the UK to offer residents the opportunity to experience rock climbing, a sport that promotes good physical and mental well-being and is recommended by the NHS.

    Published on Wednesday, 14th September 2016
  • Sporting Commitment

    The Council has taken swift action to ensure that Bedworth Cricket Club does not miss out on external grants required for the refurbishment of the Johnson Pavilion in the Miners Welfare Park.

    Published on Wednesday, 14th September 2016
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    Climb4Life goes to town

    Rock climbing offers unique physical and mental challenges and is recommended by the NHS. Want to have a go? Drop into town to try out the Council’s new mobile climbing tower.

    Published on Monday, 23rd May 2016
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    Reaching new heights of fitness

    NBBC is determined to improve levels of fitness and well-being across the Borough by making sure that there are activities on offer to appeal to absolutely everyone, irrespective of age or ability.

    Published on Friday, 6th May 2016
  • Go Climb4Life!

    Be the first to try out the Council’s new mobile climbing tower!

    Published on Friday, 29th April 2016
  • Measured mile gets the thumbs up!!

    Race Leys Junior School Pupils and staff joined local Residents yesterday at Bailey Park, Bedworth to take advantage of the new waymarked measured mile route recently installed in the Park.

    Published on Friday, 5th February 2016
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    Climbing Tower moves on up!

    As part of the Councils on-going support in improving health & well-being and increasing physical activity levels for local residents, the climbing tower takes its next steps!

    Published on Monday, 1st February 2016
  • New measured miles and Bailey Park walk

    With funding support by Public Health Warwickshire two new waymarked measured miles have been installed at local parks within Nuneaton and Bedworth.

    Published on Thursday, 28th January 2016

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