THE FLAGSHIP Tameside Wellness Centre – Denton will open its doors to the public ahead of schedule on March 2.Visitors will be able to make a splash in the swimming pools, get a strike at ten-pin bowling, tackle a workout in the fitness suite or relax in the thermal area, from 6am that day.
A handover ceremony took place on Friday (Jan 31) when developer Network Space and construction company Willmott Dixon presented the keys of the new £15 million facility to Tameside Council and Active Tameside, who will manage the centre.Active Tameside will now complete the fit out over the next few weeks.
The innovative project, which combines leisure, community and wellness facilities, has been built on brownfield land next to the new Denton link road, Lance Corporal Andrew Breeze Way, in the heart of Denton.
It includes an eight-lane, 25metre, competition swimming pool with room for 150 spectators and a learner pool; a spa area including sauna, steam and relaxation facilities; a fitness suite; and a ten-pin bowling alley.Community features include meeting rooms, free wi-fi, a children’s soft play area, multi-use studio spaces and a social interaction zone.
The roof space will be transformed into a sensory garden and could also be used for a pop-up cinema, small theatre or open air exercise space.
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