Category: Leisure & Sports

7th Get Active Wandsworth Festival this Saturday

Get Active Wandsworth Festival Saturday 9 July, 12noon – 5pm, King George’s Park @activewands #GAWF2016 Thousands are expected to flock to King George’s Park this Saturday for the Get Active Wandsworth Festival. The festival, now in its 7th year, aims to showcase the very best the borough has to offer in sport, physical activity and… Read More

Battersea Park Millennium Arena: Children’s Athletics Camp

Millennium Arena Athletics Camp Battersea Park Summer athletics camp is back! Looking for fun, energetic activities during the school holidays? Sign up to the Millennium Arena Athletics Camp today. Suitable for children aged 7 to 12 years of age. Tuesday 31 May – Friday 3 June 10am to 1pm 4 days £36 (£9 per day)… Read More

New youth sports sessions for Battersea estates

  Young people from the Winstanley and York Road estates in Battersea will be offered a wide selection of sport and fitness training thanks to a £150,000 grant from Sport England. The sessions, which focus on people aged 14 to 25, will get going early this year and will include female only activities, boot camp classes,… Read More

Nominate your local sporting hero

Nominations for the 2015 Active Wandsworth Awards are now open. The annual award, now in its 19th year, recognises and rewards talent in the local sporting community. Delivered by Enable Leisure & Culture on behalf of Wandsworth Council, the awards celebrate the past year’s exceptional sporting achievements in all its forms across 11 categories. People… Read More

Enable Leisure and Culture, the start of a great adventure

When Paul McCue, an assistant director responsible for Wandsworth Council’s leisure and culture services, asked his staff whether they wanted to be part of a new staff mutual, he never expected such a resounding ‘yes’. Yet over 92% of those who responded voted to join him and senior managers on a “great adventure” that began… Read More