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Aged over 70 and running the London Marathon this year?

Jubilee Hall gym in Covent Garden is offering up to three months free gym membership for anyone over 70 years of age who is running the London Marathon on Sunday…
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Looking forward to a healthy 2014

With 2014 just around the corner, I hope you are all looking forward to another great year of getting active? At Jubilee Hall Trust, our four gyms will continue to…
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Merry Christmas!

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our members, business partners and stakeholders a very Merry Christmas. Thank you all for your custom over the last…
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Nine out of ten Jubilee Hall Trust staff are happy in their work

In their recent Employee Survey, 91% of Jubilee Hall Trust (JHT) staff said that they were happy in the work they do. In addition, three-quarters stated that they felt proud…
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Top 10 Reasons to Exercise (not including losing weight)

10. You’ll Improve Your Memory Ever feel like you think a bit more clearly after a good workout? Not only is your brain getting more energy and oxygen, but many…
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Jubilee Hall Highly Commended at Active Westminster Awards

On Friday 29th November, at the Active Westminster Awards, Jubilee Hall received recognition in two award categories – Active Place and Inclusive & Active. The gym in Covent Garden was…
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Getting Covent Garden's children more active!

Jubilee Hall Trust (JHT) is working in partnership with St Clement Danes primary school to encourage children to be more active. The programme includes JHT delivering Streetdance classes at lunchtime…
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One in four Britons fails to exercise for 30 minutes per month

Low cardio-respiratory fitness causes 17% of all early deaths in the UK. This is almost double those caused by smoking and five times those caused by obesity, and yet one…
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Chartered Sports Institute votes for new business plan

A record number of CIMSPA members voted to adopt its future business plan at its first Annual General Meeting on Thursday 7th November, at the Trades Union Congress, London. The…
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Jubilee Hall in awards final!

The Jubilee Hall gym in Covent Garden has been shortlisted for an ActiveWestminster Award in the Active Place category. Jubilee Hall originally opened in 1978 as London’s first community-owned and…
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Football Foundation launches new £102m fund at Colombo Centre

On Wednesday 23rd October,  the Minister for Sport, Helen Grant MP, launched the new Premier League/FA Facilities Fund at the Colombo Centre football pitches. This £102m commitment to grassroots football…
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Time to get back in the gym?

Physical inactivity is a ‘silent killer’ responsible for more deaths than smoking and now one of the top four killers worldwide according to the World Health Organisation. Yet, the British…
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