Places Leisure who manage The Pavilions In The Park, The Bridge Leisure Centre, Billingshurst Leisure Centre and Steyning Leisure Centre on behalf of Horsham District Council are one of the official partners of BBC Children in Need and are committed to supporting the appeal across 69 of the leisure facilities they manage across the country.
Claire Hoyle, Commercial Director at BBC Children in Need commented: “BBC Children in Need, with the support of incredible supporters like Places Leisure, work tirelessly to fund over 3,000 local charities and projects which tackle these challenges, with fresh thinking and ideas that support the most vulnerable, build their confidence and resilience and make a lasting, positive change in their lives”.
The teams at The Pavilions In The Park, The Bridge Leisure Centre, Billingshurst Leisure Centre and Steyning Leisure Centre are hosting cake sales, book sales, charity football match and much more to support BBC Children in Need.
Tim Bolton, Contract Manager, said, “It’s a great way for colleagues and customers to get active and have fun whilst raising funds for this fantastic cause. We are pleased to be able to do a small bit to help support this year’s BBC Children in Need Appeal, which helps to change the lives of disadvantaged children across the UK. Every young person should have the opportunity to enjoy their childhood to the fullest and together we hope to make a positive difference.”
Here is what the Leisure Centres have planned
The Pavilions In The Park – www.thepavilionsinthepark.co.uk
Book sale, Soft play party tea with Pooch, Silent auction for a Shapeshifter party, Guess how many ducks in a jar to win tickets for Everyman Horsham cinema.
The Bridge Leisure Centre – www.thebridgeleisurecentre.co.uk
Charity football match against Chelsea FC Foundation, Bingo, Charity car wash and a Raffle.
Billingshurst Leisure Centre – www.billingshurstleisurecentre.co.uk
Cycle Challenge- Lands end to John O’Groats, cake sale and donation day at the display afternoon for the children’s gymnastics lessons.
Steyning Leisure Centre –www.steyningleisurecentre.co.uk
Cycle Challenge- Lands end to John O’Groats, cake sale and predict the score of the rugby game between Fiji vs. Barbarians.
For more information, please visit the centres websites