Research has proven that exercise improves your muscular and cardiorespiratory fitness. It improves your bone health, reduces your risk of high blood pressure (hypertension), coronary heart disease, stroke, diabetes and some cancers. Exercise also helps manage your weight and reduces your risk of becoming obese.
1Life is a forward thinking lifestyle and management solutions company that engages with people in local communities to enhance lives through health and wellbeing, physical activity, learning and the arts.
Managing over 30 Local Authority venues nationwide covering leisure centres, swimming pools, golf courses, and theatres, we service around 10 million customer visits per year.
Willesden Sports Centre is an ideal fitness, leisure and community destination for you and your family from birth to senior.
Our core philosophy is all about promoting and encouraging a healthy lifestyle agenda.
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Change 4 Life
Learn how to eat well, move more and live longer. And have fun along the way at the same time! Find out how you can really start changing life around for you your family and your friends.
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- Early childhood (under 5 years old)
- Young people (5 to 18 years old)
- Older adults (65 and over)
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Misuse of drugs and alcohol can destroy the fabric of the individuals, families and friendships. Whether it is for you or for someone else see how you can access help and advice.
Stress? What Stress?
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