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Somerset Paralympian officially opens new fitness facilities at 1610 Chard following major upgrade

Date: 26th Nov 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

Somerset Paralympian Footballer Giles Moore officially opened new fitness facilities at 1610 Chard following a major refurbishment of the health ......

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Chris shows he is all heart as he Skydives in memory of his father

Date: 8th Oct 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

As the manager of three 1610 leisure centres in Bridgwater and Highbridge, Chris Skidmore takes a leading role in inspiring ......

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1610 expands its operations in North Devon with the management of South Molton swimming pool

Date: 3rd Jul 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

South Molton Leisure Trust which had previously managed the site decided to seek a new operator to safeguard the long-term ......

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Why going for a Spin gives real heart to a West Somerset family

Date: 21st Feb 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

When 1610 Sports Development Manager Suzanne Richards climbs on to her spinning bike for a gruelling 4- hour charity fundraising ......

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Why walkies just got competitive at the Hestercombe Woodland Wander and Doggy Dash!

Date: 20th Feb 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

A dog may be a man’s best friend, well now they will have the chance to prove it by limbering ......

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1610 has joined the fight for every heart beat to help the British Heart Foundation’s lifesaving research

Date: 11th Jan 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

Dedicated staff at 1610, one of the South West’s leading sports and leisure groups, have shown they’re all heart by ......

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1610 Chard becomes Dementia Friendly

Date: 21st Dec 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

Christmas may be about reuniting with family and friends but for many families this happy time of year means having ......

Why at 31 Melissa has what it takes to be Apprentice of the Year in Bridgwater & Taunton College Apprenticeship Awards

Date: 5th Dec 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

Melissa Teacy proves it’s never too late to try something new as she has just scooped the Apprentice of the ......

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How a free kick led 1610 Activity leader Cameron to become a social media star

Date: 5th Dec 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

Activity Leader at Castle Sports Centre in Taunton who works with children is also a successful social media star and ......

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1610 wins prestigious National Award for Transformational Leadership in the Leisure industry

Date: 5th Dec 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

1610 wins prestigious national award for its inspirational leadership and staff development in the UK Active Training Awards....

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£50,000 gym refurbishment brings new fitness innovation to Bridgwater and West Somerset

Date: 11th Aug 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

Bridgwater and West Somerset residents will soon be able to scale a Norwegian mountain or feel as though they are ......

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Calling all novice Triathletes the Dorchester 'Dash' needs you!

Date: 30th May 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

First time or novice Triathletes are being encouraged to sign up for the Dorchester ‘Dash’ Triathlon which takes place on ......

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Two 1610 Holsworthy Pool staff are nominated for national awards

Date: 18th May 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

1610 staff at Holsworthy Pool are celebrating after two of their activity leaders have been nominated for two prestigious national ......

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South West communities make more than 6 million moves for a better world with 1610

Date: 13th Apr 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

From “Superhero” school children, to the residents of care homes, communities across the South West came together with 1610 last ......

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1610 Chard celebrates first year with doubling of membership and a party

Date: 3rd Apr 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

Staff at 1610 Chard have much to celebrate this April as the state of the art fitness centre has doubled ......

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Ten million moves! 1610 challenges South West communities to get moving to beat obesity

Date: 7th Mar 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

19 1610 leisure centres in Somerset, Devon and Dorset will be taking part in the Technogym Lets Move for a ......

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Spin your way to some festive feel good fun in West Somerset

Date: 5th Dec 2016

Category: 1610 Trust

It may be the season of goodwill but it is also the season of overindulgence so 1610 staff and members ......

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Train like an Olympian at Dorchester Sports Centre with £65,000 investment in new gym equipment

Date: 29th Nov 2016

Category: 1610 Trust

Members of Dorchester Sports Centre will soon be able to train like an Olympian with the new state-of-the-art Olympic inspired ......

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Why 1610 Chard is all in a 4 hour spin this October

Date: 5th Oct 2016

Category: 1610 Trust

Staff and customers at 1610 Chard will be in a spin this October for an endurance 4-hour event to raise ......

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1610 launches community swimming initiative at Blue Anchor holiday park

Date: 12th Jul 2016

Category: 1610 Trust

1610 is launching a new community swimming initiative at a holiday park at Blue Anchor Bay, near Minehead to give ......