Printed Date: 06/05/2015

Welcome to GLL

A charitable social enterprise for all the community

GLL makes community services and spaces better for everyone. And it’s about more than just money. Our people invest time, energy and effort into helping and improving communities through the services we offer - and with great results.

Our success means we’re proud to be the first leisure operator in the UK to be awarded the prestigious Social Enterprise Mark and the Big Society Award.

GLL News

GLL ‘Operator of the Year’ finalist at the UK Active Flame Awards 2015

May 05, 2015

GLL ‘Operator of the Year’ finalist at the UK Active Flame Awards 2015

Guardian’s Sally swims for free after 50 day swim challenge

May 01, 2015

Guardian blogger and swim supremo Sally Goble was presented with a year’s free Better swim membership courtesy of GLL on 24 April at London Fields Lido, following her impressive ‘swim a mile a day for 50 days challenge’.

Volleyball athletes receive SportsAid grants

May 01, 2015

Volleyball England are delighted to announce that, out of the 24 National Squad athletes who were

About us

In 1993, Greenwich Council needed to find a new way to run its leisure centres because of public spending cuts and together, we came up with a new model. The first of its kind in UK leisure. GLL was born.

Our four pillars

We believe GLL is unique and not just because we were the first leisure trust in the UK. Our four ‘pillars’ sit at the heart of our business delivery and form the vital DNA that makes us tick.

Being a charitable social enterprise

GLL is here for the good of the community and is a not-for-profit organisation. As firm believers in the power of social values, this is what being a social enterprise means for us…