Printed Date: 21/02/2024

Welcome to GLL

A Charitable Social Enterprise

GLL News

Activity Sessions for Young People to Reduce Crime

February 15, 2024

Creating safer communities through the power of sport

GLL Sport Foundation Awards Close 20 February

February 12, 2024

Talented athletes still have a week to make their applications

Exciting Beginning for Bedford's Better Leisure Centres

February 06, 2024

New identity heralds new era for health and wellbeing

About Us

Established in 1993, GLL is a charitable social enterprise and workers cooperative.

We operate over 240 leisure centres, 120 libraries and 15 children's centres in partnership with 50 local councils, public agencies and sporting organisations.

We welcome over 50 million visitors a year, generating over £390m in social value as we strive to help as many people as possible lead healthier, happier and longer lives.

Our Corporate Plan

In a changing world, our aims and aspirations for the future are regularly reviewed and updated to ensure we meet the needs of our customers and partners. We're here for our communities and want to help make them better for everyone...

Being a charitable social enterprise

A staff-owned, not-for-profit organisation, GLL is here for the good of the community. As firm believers in the power of social values, this is what being a social enterprise means for us…