Printed Date: 06/03/2015

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 to open East London’s first trampoline park

March 05, 2015

The UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise GLL, have announced that they will open East London’s first ever indoor trampoline park this summer at Barking Sporthouse and Gym.

Contractor announced for £41 million York Stadium scheme

March 03, 2015

ISG has been appointed preferred bidder for the £41 million York Community Stadium and

London Aquatics Centre celebrates its first birthday

March 02, 2015

Over 4,600 people from all over London flocked to the London Aquatics Centre on Sunday (1 March), to celebrate its first birthday and a successful year as London’s iconic sporting legacy venue.

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…