Half Term at Your YMCAs

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Don’t struggle for low cost ideas to keep the kids entertained and active during the school holidays. YMCA has everything from fantastic money saving Swimming Offers, Sports Camps and Adventure Fun Swims to the BRAND NEW Air Skate Park and … Continue reading

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Get Into Fitness 2016 – Hurry…..Sale Ends 31st January

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Here at YMCA we are totally into fitness! We believe by leading an active lifestyle you really can change and enhance your life and the lives of those around you. And we have made it even easier for you to … Continue reading

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Fitness Boost for YMCA Fleetwood

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YMCA Fleetwood is to receive £134,000 investment in new top-of-the-range health & fitness equipment Wyre Council’s Cabinet has agreed proposals that will see the centre’s fitness suite refurbished and totally upgraded with the latest digital fitness experience and cardio and resistance training equipment. Integrated TV, internet … Continue reading

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Young Man Awarded as part of LYC

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A young man from Lancaster has turned his life around thanks to the project run through the Lancaster Youth Challenge. Andrew Fairbairn had not long turned 18 and was experiencing significant issues in his life. He was struggling at school and … Continue reading

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New Training Dates Announced for 2016

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New training dates have been added to our calender. Please visit our training course schedule at YMCA Training for more details of the courses available to you

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YMCA Fylde Coast Gets £93,000 Sport England Boost

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A Fylde sports project set up to get more women active has been awarded over £90,000 by Sport England. The Y:Women Can project will see YMCA Fylde Coast work in partnership with Fylde Council to increase once a week participation … Continue reading

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YMCA Move Forward with Cancer Referral Programme

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Thanks to Macmillan Cancer Support funding, an exercise programme aimed at improving life expectancy of people diagnosed with cancer will now benefit local people in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre for a further 12 months. The free 14 week fitness programme, … Continue reading

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Get Into Fitness with YMCA this September

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HERE AT YMCA WE ARE TOTALLY INTO FITNESS! WE BELIEVE BY LEADING AN ACTIVE LIFESTYLE YOU REALLY CAN CHANGE AND ENHANCE YOUR LIFE AND THE LIVES OF THOSE AROUND YOU. So we’re making it our mission to get more and … Continue reading

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Uncertain Futures – Young People’s Views on Proposed Housing Benefit Cuts

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The purpose of this research by YMCA England was to better understand the potential impact of withdrawing automatic Housing Benefit entitlement could have on young people. The government recently set out its plans to introduce measures to tackle youth unemployment and … Continue reading

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GB boxer raises aspirations at Lancashire Sportivate project!

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Stacey Copeland, GB boxing star, is one of Sport England’s Sporting Champions, she regularly supports Sport England’s Sportivate programme. Stacey recently visited YMCA Lancaster’s Sportivate programme. Here is her story: “My recent visit to the YMCA in Lancaster was a … Continue reading

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