Printed Date: 22/08/2014

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.

GLL News

Drew Sullivan: There was no way I’d have turned down London Lions twice

August 20, 2014

London Lions’ new star signing Drew Sullivan feared he’d passed up a dream ticket

Social enterprises partner to launch new Brixton nursery

August 20, 2014

Children under five and their parents in Brixton can look forward to a brand new nursery opening this September, just two minutes from Brixton tube.

Sporting activities for disabled people in Burnt Oak

August 19, 2014

Disabled people can try new sports at a leisure centre.

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…