Printed Date: 03/07/2015

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

Work begins on TfL’s new Stratford home

July 02, 2015

Work has started on creating Transport for London’s new home at The

GLL’s growth continues with Bath & North East Somerset leisure facilities

July 01, 2015

The UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise, GLL, continues to grow ever larger after being awarded a new management contract to operate a range of leisure centres, on behalf of Bath & North East Somerset Council, following an extensive tendering process.

PM’s health advisor Dame Carol Black joins ukactive board

June 29, 2015

Black will now assume the role of non-executive board director at ukactive photo:

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…