On 1st June 2007, the Leisure Division of the local authority, known as Derwentside Leisure Services, merged with the District's existing Leisure Trust, Derwentside Leisure Ltd., to form a new Independent Provident Society registered as: DERWENTSIDE TRUST FOR SPORT & THE ARTS (Reg. IPS No. 30177R) trading as LEISUREWORKS.
As Leisureworks, the organisation is responsible for the operation of activities in the following facilities:
LAMPLIGHT ARTS CENTRE, STANLEY (01207) 218899
EMPIRE THEATRE, CONSETT (01207) 218171
THE LOUISA CENTRE, STANLEY (01207) 218877
BELLE VUE LEISURE CENTRE, CONSETT (01207) 218151
BELLE VUE SWIM CENTRE (01207) 218161
THE LODGE, BLACKHILL & CONSETT PARK (01207) 218019
Leisureworks also co-ordinates:
Sports & Arts Management, Park's Activities & Events, Sports Development; Swimming Development, Community Sports Opportunities; Arts Development, GP Referrals; Healthy Lifestyles and Leisure Marketing, and continues to develop long established links with schools, youth groups, clubs and other community sports and arts organisations.
Leisureworks has a commitment to continue to provide quality services for local residents and to develop new initiatives to ensure growth within the organisation. As a customer, we would like to thank you for supporting our services.
Leisureworks registered Head Office is : The Louisa Centre, Front Street, Stanley Co. Durham DH9 0TE; Tel. (01207) 218522
Find out more about Leisureworks' Environmental Policy.