Printed Date: 22/12/2014

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.

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GLL News

New operators of Belfast leisure facilities revealed

December 22, 2014

From January 1, 2015 GLL is proud to be working with Belfast City Council to improve the leisure provision across the city encouraging people to become more active and improve their quality of life.

GLL employee is one of LinkedIn’s most engaged brand professionals

December 19, 2014

GLL, the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise, are delighted to announce that their Employer Brand Manager, Melanie Silverman has placed second in the top five list of ‘LinkedIn’s Most Engaged Brand Professionals 2014’.

LinkedIn’s list of top five most engaged employer brand professionals

December 18, 2014

Professional networking site LinkedIn has released a list of the top five

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…