GLL CELEBRATES SOCIAL ENTERPRISE WEEK IN LIBRARIES WITH LARGEST EVER ‘DOG READ’
October 09, 2017
GLL, the UK’s largest social enterprise charitable leisure provider is holding a mass ‘Dog Read’ in public libraries across Lincolnshire, Dudley, Wandsworth and Greenwich.
Perri Shakes-Drayton credits GLL Sport Foundation after recovering from injury to claim silver at World Championships
August 30, 2017
Sprinter Perri Shakes-Drayton praised the support of the GLL Sport Foundation after her silver medal at the recent IAAF World Championships.
GLL wins capital's top safety award
July 26, 2017
The biennial London Ambulance Service’s ‘Saving Lives’ Awards 2017 saw GLL nominated in both the Community and Organisational categories due to the large number of incidents it has responded to with defibrillators.
Data sharing to boost take-up of physical activity
May 25, 2017
GLL, the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise has teamed up with Open Data Institute (ODI) to share leisure activity information to broaden community reach and participation opportunities.
Celebrating individual and collective success at Flame Awards 2017
May 17, 2017
GLL – the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise, is among the nominees for the Leisure Industry’s 2017 Flame Awards, with five entries shortlisted across four categories.
GLL pledges action to make leisure centres more dementia friendly
May 15, 2017
This week is Dementia Awareness Week, encouraging people to unite against dementia – by raising awareness, offering help and understanding and improving care.
Calling community groups, clubs, schools and charities - new £100k fund for local networks
May 12, 2017
GLL, the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise, is offering up to £5,000 worth of cash and in-kind support to individual community projects across the country through a new funding programme.
Greenwich Libraries Go From Strength to Strength
May 03, 2017
Royal Greenwich libraries welcomed a record numbers of visitors in March 2017 at a time when the national spotlight has turned on the decline in the use of public libraries.
GLL Supports record-breaking number of talented athletes to achieve sporting success
April 27, 2017
More than 2,500 talented young athletes from across the UK will benefit from a £1,400,000 fund – thanks to charitable social enterprise GLL. The athletes will be supported through the ground breaking GLL Sport Foundation (GSF), the largest independent athlete support programme in the UK.
GLL commits to improving accessibility by signing Mental Health Charter
March 31, 2017
GLL – the UK’s largest leisure charitable social enterprise - has announced its commitment to improving accessibility to its facilities for all sections of the community, by signing the Mental Health Charter.