Printed Date: 27/03/2015

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 London’s first trampoline park

March 20, 2015

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

GLL to launch East London’s first trampoline park

March 20, 2015

The Sporthouse will also hold London’s biggest indoor skate park, while a Vertical Playground is due to

Park apprentices recognised at City Hall awards event

March 18, 2015

The hard work and success of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's apprentices was celebrated at an awards event

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…